M.Eng. On Campus

Computational Science and Engineering

12 months
52456 USD/year
52456 USD/year
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Computational Science and Engineering from Harvard University provides rigorous training in the mathematical and computational foundations of CSE. 


Computational Science and Engineering from Harvard University is an exciting and rapidly evolving field that exploits the power of computation as an approach to major challenges at the frontiers of natural and social science and all engineering fields. Sitting at the intersection of Computer Science and Applied Math, the master’s program offers students experience with mathematical techniques for modeling and simulation of complex systems; parallel programming and collaborative software development; and methods for organizing, exploring, visualizing, processing and analyzing very large data sets.

Students at Computational Science and Engineering from Harvard University will:

  • Frame a real-world problem such that it can be addressed computationally

  • Evaluate multiple computational approaches to a problem and choose the most appropriate one

  • Produce a computational solution to a problem that can be comprehended and used by others

  • Communicate across disciplines 

  • Collaborate within teams 

  • Model systems appropriately with consideration of efficiency, cost, and the available data

  • Use computation for reproducible data analysis

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Advanced Scientific Computing: Numerical Methods
  • Advanced Scientific Computing: Stochastic Methods for Data Analysis, Inference and Optimization
  • Computing for Computational Science
  • Systems Development for Computational Science

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines


TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT


30 SCH


On Campus

Academic requirements

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

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT

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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

  • Online application form
  • Statement of Purpose
  • Three letters of recommendation submitted electronically
  • Transcripts; please upload copies of all transcripts to the Academic Background section of the online application; unofficial copies are acceptable. 
  • C.V. or Resume
  • If required, an official TOEFL or IELTS score report. The school code to use to submit your TOEFL score is 3451.  
  • The application fee of $105.00
  • Supplemental Data form 

Tuition Fee

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    52456 USD/year
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    Based on the tuition of 52456 USD per year during 12 months.
  • National

    52456 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 52456 USD per year during 12 months.

Living costs for Cambridge

1814 - 3756 USD /month
Living costs

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