Implementation Terms of the Study program (Die Ordnung)

The implementation terms for your study program describe how your study program is organized. It consists of the implementation regulations for the general examination regulations, the study and examination plan, the competence descriptions and the module handbook.

We aggregated some detailed information on the detailed implementation terms for M.Sc. DSS here.

Credit Points

Credit Points are a measure for the time complexity of a course. One Credit Point equals about 30 hours you invest into a course during the term. A student is expected to achieve about 30 Credit Points during one term. This means 40 hours of work per week.


The Campus Network portal TUCaN is where you register for every exam. In TUCaN you can also unregister from an exam. It is important to check the registration period every semester. You can only register for an exam during this time.