McMaster University - School of Graduate Studies

Computer Science (M.Sc.)

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Program Information

School:McMaster University - School of Graduate Studies
Faculty:Faculty of Engineering, Department of Computing and Software
Degree:Master
Field of Study:Computer Science
Description:McMaster’s Department of Computing and Software advances the field of computing through education and research. We focus on computing research problems that involve scientific theory, engineering practice, and the interface between the two. We seek to address society’s need for better methods of developing information systems and dependable, safe, secure, high-quality software systems.

The department offers three graduate degrees in Computer Science: Ph.D, Master of Science, and Master of Engineering. Gradute students in the Ph.D and M.Sc. programs are focused on advancing knowledge in computational theory and practice through intensive research in their chosen area of interest. The M.Eng. program trains students to develop a level of understanding that will enable them to apply their knowledge and skills in the information technology industry.

URL:Computer Science (M.Sc.) at McMaster University - School of Graduate Studies
Thesis Based:Yes
Length:2 Year(s)
Careers:Software EngineerComputer and Information Systems ManagersComputer ProgrammersSee More...

Admission Requirements

Additional Admission Requirements:
    - Honours Bachelor's degree (or equivalent) in Computer Science or equivalent

    - B+ (B- for Engineering) minimum average, based on a full year equivalent of final year courses (3rd/4th level) relevant to the program

    - Each program may set additional/higher requirements. Please review the program website for details.

    * We make every attempt to provide accurate information on prerequisites, programs, and tuition. However, this information is subject to change without notice and we highly recommend that you contact the school to confirm important information before applying.

    Modified on May 01, 2019