Faculty of Computer Science and Mathematics


CHE-Ranking: Passau's Computer Science programme among the best in Germany

The University's M.Sc. Computer Science is one of the leading degree programmes of its kind in Germany. This is according to the latest Master's survey carried out by the German Centre for Higher Education (CHE) from October 2014 to April 2015, for which students rated specific aspects of their degree programmes. The CHE ranking is the most comprehensive and detailed of its kind in the German-speaking world. For more information see the press release of the university.

With PRISMACLOUD, researchers from the University of Passau place the focus on cryptographic methods to enhance security and data privacy for cloud users. (Stock photo: Colourbox)

Better security for sensitive data: EU project PRISMACLOUD comes to a successful conclusion

A black felt pen, good hand-eye coordination and a photocopier: while that was all you needed to black out documents before the Digital Age, it certainly doesn’t pass muster these days. Scientists from the University's Chair of...

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Software testing using a smartphone

IMPRESS: Making software testing fun

Researchers from the University are involved in a Europe-wide project that develops games to arouse students' interests in software testing, with highly promising results.

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Annual FIM BBQ on 26 June

This year's annual FIM barbeque will take place on Tuesday, 26 June at 6 p.m., right after the university elections on the lawn behind the FIM building.

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THE Young University Ranking: University of Passau in the top 30

Following its successful participation in the Times Higher Education Ranking 2018, the University has attained a further outstanding result in the THE's Young University Ranking 2018, which compares universities established less...

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