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Computer Science

University of Saskatchewan

M.Sc. On Campus
24 months
Duration
6730 CAD/year
4260 CAD/year
Unknown
Tuition fee
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About

The department of Computer Science at University of Saskatchewan offers thesis-based master's program. In general, the master's program trains graduates who will become senior technical professionals in industry or prepares students for entry into a doctoral program.

Overview

Program Details

Our master's program in Computer Science offered by University of Saskatchewan is ideally suited to students wishing to become senior professionals in the technology industry or to those seeking to prepare for a career in scientific research. Graduates of this program often become senior programmers or project leaders at companies that develop commercial software or game design studios.

The master's program in computer science offer students high quality, cutting edge research opportunities and supervision by world leaders in their respective fields. Graduates of our program have gone on to work for industry leading companies such as HP Labs and Pixar Animation Studios.

Our doctoral program provides students with intensive training in the scientific enterprise for those wishing to pursue academic or industrial research careers. Graduates of this program are qualified to seek positions in the research and development units of large technology companies or to pursue independent research careers as university professors.

The Plant Phenotyping and Imaging Research Centre (PIRC) is a new $37M initiative at the University of Saskatchewan that will drive transformative innovation in plant breeding through powerful new computational techniques to digitize desired crop traits (phenotypes) and link them to specific genes. In support of this project, we are looking for graduate students in the following fields:

  • Data aquisition and analysis
  • Bioinformatics for linking genotypes to phenotypes
  • Big data analytics
  • Web systems and collaboration
  • Algorithmic modeling of digital plants

Programme Structure

Courses include:
  • Data aquisition and analysis
  • Bioinformatics for linking genotypes to phenotypes
  • Big data analytics
  • Web systems and collaboration
  • Algorithmic modeling of digital plants

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA Your GPA, or Grade Point Average, is a number that indicates how well or how high you scored in your courses on average. Usually a GPA scales between 1.0 and 4.0, however different countries and universities can have different grading systems.
B
B (recommended)

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
94
IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
7

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Language Proficiency Requirements: Proof of English proficiency may be required for international applicants and for applicants whose first language is not English. Requirements are as follows: a minimum TOEFL score of 94 (internet) [equivalent to 600 (paper) or 250 (computer)], or a minimum IELTS score of 7.0.
  • a cumulative weighted average of at least a 70% (U of S grade system equivalent) in the last two years of study (e.g. 60 credit units)
  • a four-year honours degree, or equivalent, from a recognized college or university in an academic discipline relevant to the proposed field of study
  • Demonstrated ability for independent thought, advanced study, and research

Tuition Fee

  • International

    6730 CAD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 6730 CAD per year and a duration of 24 months.
  • National

    4260 CAD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 4260 CAD per year and a duration of 24 months.

Funding

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Due for update

Updated over a year ago

Check the official programme website for potential updates.

Computer Science
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