Master's in

Computer Science

  • Schedule
    Part-time and evening courses
  • ECTS Credits
  • Language


This 60-credit Master’s degree in Computer Science provides thorough and specialised training in computer science. Graduates of this course will have the opportunity to broaden their current employment opportunities, progress in their professional career, or consider a career change. 

Access conditions

Do you already have a higher education qualification obtained in the French Community? Use our search tool to check whether your qualification grants you admission onto this Master’s degree and, if so, under what conditions. 

Target audience

A “short” Master’s degree of 60 credits designed for adults who are returning to education, who have a higher education degree or who have sufficient professional experience in computer science. 

Program and structure

The University of Mons runs the 60-credit Master’s degree in Computer Science in the evenings and on Saturdays in Charleroi, in collaboration with the Université Libre de Bruxelles (ULB). This Master’s degree is intended for people who have already had some training or professional experience in IT. 
There are 3 parts to the course: theoretical training, practical work to illustrate and establish the theoretical concepts, seminars and courses on social issues, and a final dissertation to be presented and defended to a board of examiners. 

Teaching profile

The programme description defines the expected learning outcomes at the end of the cycle (Bachelor's, Master's, etc.). The programme description defines the expected learning outcomes, i.e. what the student should know, understand and be able to achieve at the end of a learning activity, a teaching unit or a study cycle (Bachelor's, Master's, etc.). Learning outcomes are defined in terms of knowledge, expertise and soft skills. 

At the end of the course, students will be able to: 

  • Apply their highly specialised and integrated knowledge and broad skills in the various disciplines of computer science, complementing those acquired at Bachelor's level 
  • Carrying out development or innovation work in IT 
  • Master communication techniques 
  • Develop and implement a high degree of autonomy 
  • Apply scientific methodology 

For more information, consult the programme description for this study cycle below (in French). 



The Master’s degree in Computer Science opens the doors to essential jobs in all kinds of companies, large and small, and in all sectors of activity. Some examples of jobs: analyst, project manager, consultant, product manager, network manager, database administrator, web application developer, programmer, ... in various fields such as networks and telecommunications, e-commerce, multimedia, banking and insurance, administration, teaching, research, among many others. 

About this training

Science and Technology

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