Study Programme Master in High Performance Computing

Deepen your career in computing

The Master in High Performance Computing (HPC) at the University of Luxembourg is a 2-year innovative Master’s programme that trains the next generation of HPC experts in Luxembourg and Europe.

The programme at a glance – 120 ECTS

  • Duration:
    2 years / 4 sem

  • Language:

  • Admissions
    EU: 1 Feb-28 Aug 2024
    Non-EU: 1 Feb-30 Apr 2024

  • Fees:

  • Format: Full time

  • Campus: Belval

  • Available places: 40


The first year will cover the following core fundamentals:

  • Basic Mathematical Methods and Statistics
  • Software Engineering
  • Parallel Programming
  • Computer Architecture

After the fundamental courses, students will follow up on a specialisation.

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  • A quality-controlled and innovative educational Master programme for HPC and industrial applications in HPC of pan-European reach.
  • A broader range of valuable competencies sought by employers at the European and international level
  • Summer schools and HPC related workshops
  • Internships at academic institutes, innovative HPC companies, and Supercomputer Centers in Europe
    Students could have access to the latest cutting-edge HPC infrastructure for the practical sessions
    Scholarships for eligible students
    International and multi-cultural environment: both students and faculty come from many different cultural backgrounds.


A sustainable network of different stakeholder involving universities, research centres, supercomputing centres (SCCs), private organisations, industry experts, centres of excellences (CoEs) and HPC-related entities.


For any question regarding the Master in High Performance Computing, please send your request to:

  • Prof. Pascal Bouvry

    Pascal Bouvry

    Study Programme Director
    Computer Science
  • Pierre Talbot

    Study Programme Director
    Computer Science
  • Francesca Romana Buffa

    Study Programme Administrator
    Computer Science