Department profile

Founded in 1972, we are one of the very first departments of computer science in Germany. Today, we cover a wide range of topics in basic and applied research, as well as education. Through our strong research focuses on Artificial Intelligence, Cybersecurity & Privacy, and Complex, Networked Systems we shape the scientific profile of TU Darmstadt in its research field "Information + Intelligence". We advance our digitalized world through top researchers and graduates, ensuring a safe and livable future.

Research areas

The scientists of the Department of Computer Science combine their diverse research activities in three main research areas.

  • Artificial Intelligence
  • Complex Networked Systems
  • Cybersecurity & Privacy

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In addition to the Bachelor of Science and the Master of Science programme Infirmatik (German) and Computer Science (English), the Department offers specialized Master's study programmes:

  • Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning (English)
  • Autonomous Systems and Robotics (German)
  • IT-Sicherheit (German)

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The Department of Computer Science provides its students, researchers, guests and cooperation partners an ideal environment for top-class innovative research and teaching.

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