24 months
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The master’s program in Computer Science offered by the Department of Computer Science from King Abdulaziz University is considered one of the distinguished programs of the Faculty of Computing and Information Technology.


The output of this Computer Science program from King Abdulaziz University is considered an important enrichment of the academic and industrial community in the kingdom. 

Programme objectives

Some of the program’s objectives include: providing specialists of high calibre in computer science, knowledge of computing systems, and advanced computing information as they are highly needed in executing developmental plans. The program also aims to orient students and prepare them to conduct more scientific research and develop it as well as complete their graduate studies.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Advanced Programming Languages
  • Advanced Computer Graphics
  • Advanced Analysis of Algorithms
  • Advanced Theory of Computation
  • Advanced Computer Architecture 
  • Advanced Operating Systems 

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines




On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

English requirements

We are not aware of any English requirements for this programme.

Student insurance

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  • Additional medical costs (i.e. dental)
  • Repatriation, if something happens to you or your family
  • Liability
  • Home contents and baggage
  • Accidents
  • Legal aid

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Other requirements

General requirements

  • Computer Science – Computer Engineering Information systems or information technology from a computer college
  • Required GPA: very good
  • Employer's approval: Required
  • Cumulative average of 50%.
  • Test for university graduates 40%.
  • The degree of specialization of the applicant is 10%.

Tuition Fee


Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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