M.Sc. On Campus


Qatar University

24 months
458 EUR/credit 7099 EUR/year
458 EUR/credit 7099 EUR/year
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This exciting program in Computing is one of its kind in Qatar. It is the first graduate program in Qatar addressing the broad and vibrant field of computing sciences and engineering, and the first graduate program in the College of Engineering at Qatar University.


Qatar economy and growth are on an extremely positive note across all sectors of development. Qatar’s dynamic and vibrant economy demands higher level skills in computing technologies to successfully meet the impeding challenges. In such an environment, Qatar needs talented people equipped with higher education to actively and more effectively participate in computing sectors. 

Learning outcomes

This Computing program at Qatar University aims at preparing highly skilled well-qualified computing professionals who can meet the demand of corporate Qatar and contribute to the national growth and development. The program will motivate and support lifelong learning for professionals who are already working and contributing to society. This program will equip graduates with state of the art expertise in computing and will develop their analytical, management and research skills.

The Department of Computer Science and Engineering (CSE) at Qatar University has designed the curriculum by focusing on the high-level knowledge and skills expected from a graduate program in computing.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Advanced Database Systems
  • Advanced Operating Systems
  • Advanced Architecture and Design of Computer Systems 
  • Seminar in Computing
  • Information Retrieval
  • Human Computer Interaction
  • Distributed Systems
  • Semantic Web
  • Systems Development
  • Special Topics in Information Science

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines


31 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

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General requirements

  • Complete Online Admissions Application
  • Final and official university transcripts
  • Official TOEFL or equivalent score report
  • Two letters of recommendation from undergraduate professors or employers
  • Health Certificate
  • Photocopy of the applicant’s Qatar ID card
  • (Non-Qatari applicants must provide a copy of their passport)
  • Two recent identical passport-size photographs with white background
  • Application Fee

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    7099 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 458 EUR per credit during 24 months.
  • National

    7099 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 458 EUR per credit during 24 months.
  • National and International Students: 2000 QAR

Living costs for Doha

4700 - 8800 QAR /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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