Eva Blum Fraunhofer Institute

But mathematicians and physicists who want to expand your skills profile to knowledge of software development and new technologies can open up with this course new professions. Participants must be active for at least two years in software development. Latest findings from Fraunhofer research go directly to the content of teaching with a. Internationally renowned lecturers and tutors make sure the placement of the current state of knowledge in the field of embedded systems. The distance learning course is accredited since 2009 by the professional accrediting agency ASIIN for the award of master’s degree. The tuition fees amount to a total of 7.800,-euros, the program will be carried out in close co-operation between the Fraunhofer Institute for experimental software engineering IESE and the distance and International Studies Center (DISC) of the Technical University of Kaiserslautern.

Since 2008 the course belongs to the eight masters from the portfolio of the Fraunhofer Academy, the renowned specialist provider for in-service training of the Fraunhofer-Gesellschaft. The five participants study in its second year, has started in the fall of 2009.