M.Sc. On Campus

Computer Engineering

American University of Sharjah (AUS)

48 months
8093 EUR/year
8093 EUR/year
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Computer engineering plays a crucial role in how the future is defined: choosing our Master of Science in Computer Engineering program at American University of Sharjah (AUS) means choosing the possibility to be at the forefront of the world's leading technology firms for the rest of your career.


An increasingly more vital part of everyday life, computer engineering relates to how some of today's most innovative devices are created.

An academic path distinct from a graduate degree in computer science, which is the systematic study of algorithmic methods for representing and transforming information, computer engineering relates to the design and prototyping of computing devices and systems.

As a computer engineering graduate, you will have the necessary knowledge and experience to pursue cutting-edge projects in the area of hardware and computer development, networks and software creation.

Representing the ideal stepping stone for students with a solid background in mathematics, science and engineering, this master's degree in computer engineering will put you in the ideal position to progress into some of the region and the world's finest technology companies in sectors such as computer hardware, computer systems, mobile phones, communications, banking and computer games.

Mission Statement

The mission of the Computer Engineering program at American University of Sharjah (AUS) is to prepare professionals for advanced careers and/or doctoral studies related to computer engineering. The program strives to create a stimulating academic environment that promotes excellence in teaching and research to assist the students in becoming competent, innovative and responsible professionals with effective communication skills.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Computer Networks
  • Software Engineering
  • Embedded Systems
  • Computer Architecture

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines


30 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

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Other requirements

General requirements

  • hold a four-year bachelor’s degree from an independently accredited university recognized by the UAE Ministry of Education’s Higher Education Affairs Division and by AUS (applicants with a bachelor’s degree obtained outside the UAE must submit an equivalency of their degree from the UAE Ministry of Education’s Higher Education Affairs Division)
  • have attained a minimum cumulative grade point average (CGPA) of 3.00 (on a scale of 4.00) or its equivalent, and 3.00 or its equivalent in 300- and 400-level courses in discipline(s) relevant to the graduate program

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    8093 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 32373 EUR for the full programme during 48 months.
  • National

    8093 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 32373 EUR for the full programme during 48 months.

AED 142,500

Living costs for Sharjah

3400 - 5200 AED /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


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