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Quantum Computer Science


Since its inception in the 1980’s, quantum computing has seen great development. The hope of speeding up computation makes this field the next potential technological revolution. The field needs a new generation of passionate scientists willing to work at the frontier of physics, computer science and mathematics. Will you be one of them?

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Unique programme in the next technological revolution

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The UvA Quantum Computer Science masters offers you:
Excellent international reputation

What kind?

Your lecturers are top researchers from the internationally renowned QuSoft research center.
Wide choice of courses

In what way?

You specialise in one of the QuSoft research lines, or design your own path that combines research fields.
Good career perspectives

What kind?

A MSc in Quantum Computer Science gives you a strong foundation for working in key positions, in knowledge-intensive research centers or business.
Unique programme


This is one of the few programmes in quantum-related topics grounded in computer science, and it’s a rare research-based programme with a strong mathematical foundation.

Quantum Computer Science will suit you, if you...

  1. Have a strong taste for physics, mathematics or computer science.
  2. Wish to contribute to the highly active research field that may revolutionize the power of computers.
  3. Are interested in the ethical and societal implications that arise from quantum computing.
Facts & Figures
Degree programme
120 ECTS, 24 months
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Starts in
Science Park