16 months
51840 USD/year
51840 USD/year
Tuition fee
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The Computer Vision Program at Carnegie Mellon University strives to do the following: Provide a robust set of courses encompassing current and emerging state of the art computer vision topics that will prepare students for careers in this field and to facilitate hands-on experience on real research and development projects addressing current applications of computer vision. 


The field is advancing rapidly and its applications continue to expand in areas of great societal value. In recent years computer vision has changed the way we view the world. 

Some examples of Computer Vision applications include image-based Internet searches, street-view related applications, robotics, face recognition for social networks, safety systems on vehicles, visual product identification and searches, human-computer interfaces for visual communication and gaming, disease diagnostics using medical imaging, visual inspection of machine parts, visual crop quality assessment, etc .


The Carnegie Mellon University mission is to create a transformative educational experience for students focused on deep disciplinary knowledge; problem solving; leadership, communication, and interpersonal skills; and personal health and well-being.

To cultivate a transformative university community committed to :

  • attracting and retaining diverse, world-class talent; 
  • creating a collaborative environment open to the free exchange of ideas, where research, creativity, innovation, and entrepreneurship can flourish
  • ensuring individuals can achieve their full potential.

To impact society in a transformative way — regionally, nationally, and globally — by engaging with partners outside the traditional borders of the university campus.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Computer Vision
  • Mathematical Fundamentals for Robotics
  • Machine Learning
  • Visual Learning and Recognition
  • Approved Elective Course     

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 16 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details
  • The application portal will be open from mid-August to mid-December


144 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Undergraduate (B.S. or equivalent) in engineering, computer science or applied mathematics REQUIRED
  • Standardized Test Completion
  • General GRE REQUIRED
  • TOEFL / IELTS (foreign students only) REQUIRED
  • Application Materials
  • Résumé
  • Statement of Purpose (1 to 2 pages)
  • Undergraduate/Graduate (as applicable) Transcripts
  • Letters of Recommendation (3 REQUIRED)

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    51840 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 51840 USD per year during 16 months.
  • National

    51840 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 51840 USD per year during 16 months.

Living costs for Pittsburgh

1148 - 1944 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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