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Computer Science, M.Sc.

  • Anytime
    Application Deadline
  • 12 months
    Duration
University rank #98 (QS) , MA,
The Master of Science (MS) in Computer Science program is intended for computer professionals and for people who wish to move into the computer field from other areas of study.

About

Students who complete the master’s degree in Computer Science will be able to demonstrate:

  • Advanced knowledge of computer language theory, software design, as well as data bases, networks, or security.
  • Proficiency in algorithms, operating systems, computer language usage, software development, and the management of data, networks, or security.
  • Competence sufficient to investigate continually emerging new software technologies, applications, and approaches.

Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • Programming with Java
  • Discrete Mathematics
  • Data Structures with Java
  • Computer Architecture

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 12 months
  • Credits
    40 alternative credits
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

English Language Requirements

You only need to take one of these language tests:

  • Minimum required score:

    84

    The TOEFL iBT ® measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The test has four sections (reading, listening, speaking, and writing), each with a score range of 0-30, for a total score range of 0-120. Read more about TOEFL iBT ®.

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  • Minimum required score:

    6.5

    The IELTS – or the International English Language Test System – tests your English-language abilities (writing, listening, speaking, and reading) on a scale of 1.00–9.00. The minimum IELTS score requirement refers to which Overall Band Score you received, which is your combined average score. Read more about IELTS.

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Academic Requirements

General Requirements

  • A completed Application for Graduate Admission
  • Three letters of recommendation. It is required that one be an academic reference if you graduated or engaged in post-graduate education in the past three years
  • You must supply the name and email address of your recommenders in order to submit your application. Recommendations must be received before your application can be reviewed.
  • A self-evaluation
  • A current résumé
  • Transcript(s) from each college and graduate school attended. 
  • Proof of English proficiency is required of all applicants by submitting official results of the Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL) or International English Language Testing System (IELTS)

Tuition Fee

  • International

    26408 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 26408 USD per year and a duration of 12 months.
  • National

    26408 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 26408 USD per year and a duration of 12 months.
We've labeled the tuition fee that applies to you because we think you are from and prefer over other currencies.

Living costs for Boston

  • 1560 - 3240 USD/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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