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Computer Science

University of Victoria

M.Sc. On Campus
24 months
Duration
6499 CAD/year
5182 CAD/year
Unknown
Tuition fee
Unknown
Apply date
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Start date

About

The Computer Science program of University of Victoria, British Columbia is recognized as being among the best in Western Canada.

Overview

The Computer Science program of University of Victoria, British Columbia has a faculty that are making an impact every day with research on exciting topics such as data visualization, machine learning, security, privacy and embedded systems.

UVic’s unique graduate co-op education program is a great way to put what you’re learning into practice—and get the work experience you’ll need when you graduate.

Students admitted to the master's program are expected to:

  • be familiar with your responsibilities and expectations as indicated in the Department MSc Regulations and Procedures
  • write and successfully defend a thesis or a project report
  • fulfill the course requirements
  • fulfill the breadth requirements
  • participate in annual progress reports

Programme Structure

Courses include:
  • Algorithms and Data Models
  • Systems for Massive Datasets
  • Data Mining
  • Computer Graphics
  • Advanced Human-Computer Interaction
  • Information Visualization

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English

Credits

60 alternative credits

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.
Required
GRE admission requirements GRE® The GRE® General Test is a widely administered admissions test that measures the skills needed in today's graduate and business school programs worldwide. It contains three sections - Verbal Reasoning, Quantitative Reasoning, and Analytical Writing. Three scores are reported: a Verbal Reasoning score on a 130 - 170 score scale in one-point increments, a Quantitative Reasoning score on a 130 - 170 score scale in one-point increments, and an Analytical Writing score on a 0 - 6 score scale in half-point increments.
Required

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.
90
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).
6.5

Other requirements

General requirements

  • We require a BA, BSc with a minimum B+ standing (typically in computer science/computer engineering/software engineering or its equivalent) 
  • Completion of a 4-year bachelor’s degree (or equivalent) from an institution recognized by the University of Victoria
  • Equivalent of a minimum “B” average over the last two years of your degree
  • Any requirements specific to your program of study
  • Must meet UVic’s English Language Proficiency requirement

Tuition Fee

  • International

    6499 CAD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 6499 CAD per year and a duration of 24 months.
  • National

    5182 CAD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 5182 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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