The Master of Computing programme is a flagship graduate programme from the School of Computing at National University of Singapore . Over the years, it has evolved to be a comprehensive and challenging graduate programme, with specialized modules that includes the latest research findings in both applied and fundamental computing fields. The programme provides advanced and in-depth knowledge of IT to prepare the students for challenges in their IT careers.
Starting from January 2021, the School of Computing will be introducing a General Track for the Master of Computing programme. This new track is designed primarily for students with non-computing undergraduate degrees and aims to provide a systematic pathway for graduates who wish to embark on an accelerated conversion to the computing field. In addition to helping build a strong foundation in computing fundamentals, this programme offers elective modules that cover deep computing expertise to help prepare MComp graduates for future career challenges in the Infocomm sector.
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The NUS MComp – General Track is a 52-modular credit (MC) coursework-based Master’s Degree programme comprising:
- Core modules (24 MCs), inclusive of bridging modules (12 MCs),
- Elective modules (16 MCs), and
- Capstone project (12 MCs)
To instil core computing competencies, students read six essential modules covering software development, computing systems, data structures and algorithms, enterprise systems, fundamentals of artificial intelligence and data analytics.
Elective modules offered by the School of Computing cover areas such as computing systems, cybersecurity, data analytics, enterprise IT, financial technology, robotics and software methodology.
A two-semester capstone project is aimed at allowing students to pick up practical software engineering and system design skills that are needed in the Infocomm sector. It will comprise of a computing internship component that will allow graduating students to obtain industry work experience that supports both practical skills and self-directed learning.
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- 18 months
- 30 months
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DisciplinesComputer Sciences Human Computer Interaction View 14 other Masters in Computer Sciences in Singapore
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- Bachelor's Degree with Honours or equivalent in any discipline, and/or GC in Computing Foundations with a Cumulative Average Point (CAP) of 3.0
- IT-related job experience preferred
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International24000 EUR/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 24000 EUR per year during 18 months.
SGD$38,666 per year or SGD$58,000 for the full tuition fee
Living costs for Singapore
The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.
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Apply and win up to €10000 to cover your tuition fees.