Computer Science


Pre-Master's | M.Sc. (Thesis) | M.Sc. (Coursework) | PhD


Application Fee: $100 CDN (non-refundable)

All applicants must meet the minimum admission requirements of the Faculty of Graduate Studies.

An acceptable English Language Proficiency test score is required, if applicable.

For initial assessment purposes only, copies of unofficial transcripts (uploaded to your application) are acceptable and preferred. Transcripts are required from each institution for the entire academic history, whether or not degree has been awarded, including institutions attended on an exchange. If the English copy is a translation, please include the original language as well.

Degree Certificates – All international transcripts must be accompanied by degree certificates that indicate that the degree has been awarded.


Master of Science (Thesis)

The M.Sc. thesis-based program consists of a combination of coursework and a research component.

Expected Duration

  • 2 years

Program Fees (Full Time)

Application Requirements

  • Four-year Bachelor's degree (or equivalent) in Computer Science with a suitable selection of courses is required. Students can also be admitted to the Masters program upon successful completion of their Pre-Masters program.
  • Supervisor Support Letter/Email
  • Letters of Recommendation: 2

Application Deadlines

Canadian / US Applicants
Term Start Date Deadline*  
Winter 2018 January October 1, 2017 Apply
Fall 2018 September June 1, 2018 Apply
Winter 2019 January October 1, 2018 Apply

 

International Applicants
Term Start Date Deadline*  
Fall 2018 September February 1, 2018 Apply
Winter 2019 January May 1, 2018 Apply

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Master of Science (Coursework)

Students in the M.Sc. coursework program are required to take a minimum of 24 credit hours of coursework, with 18 credit hours at the 7000 level (the remaining 6 credit hours may be at either the 7000 level or the 4000 level).

Expected Duration

  • 2 years

Program Fees (Full Time)

Application Requirements

  • Four-year Bachelor's degree (or equivalent) in Computer Science with a suitable selection of courses is required. Students can also be admitted to the Masters program upon successful completion of their Pre-Masters program.
  • Letters of Recommendation: 2

Application Deadlines

Canadian / US / International Applicants
Term Start Date Deadline*  
Fall 2018 September February 1, 2018 Apply
Winter 2019 January June 1, 2018 Apply

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Doctor of Philosophy

The Ph.D. option consists of coursework and a substantial research component.

Expected Duration

  • 4 years

Program Fees (Full Time)

Application Requirements

  • A candidate must normally complete an M.Sc. degree before entering the Ph.D. program.
  • Research Statement
  • Letters of Recommendation: 2

Application Deadlines

Canadian / US Applicants
Term Start Date Deadline*  
Winter 2018 January October 1, 2017 Apply
Fall 2018 September June 1, 2018 Apply
Winter 2019 January October 1, 2018 Apply

 

International Applicants
Term Start Date Deadline*  
Fall 2018 September February 1, 2018 Apply
Winter 2019 January May 1, 2018 Apply

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Pre-Master's

Students with undergraduate course deficiencies may be admitted to the Pre-Master's program to complete the background requirements.

Expected Duration

  • 1 year

Program Fees

Application Requirements

  • Bachelor's degree. Contact the Department for further information.
  • Letters of Recommendation: 2

Application Deadlines

Canadian / US Applicants
Term Start Date Deadline*  
Winter 2018 January October 1, 2017 Apply
Fall 2018 September June 1, 2018 Apply
Winter 2019 January October 1, 2018 Apply

 

International Applicants
Term Start Date Deadline*  
Fall 2018 September March 1, 2018 Apply
Winter 2019 January July 1, 2018 Apply

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Notes

*Students should complete and submit their online application with supporting documentation (if applicable) by the date indicated.
 


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