M.S.in Computer Science

University of Idaho

Moscow, Idaho, USA
M.S.in Computer Science
Duration1.5-2 Years
LevelMasters Program
  • Students will gain an in-depth understanding of the limitations and opportunities in the use of computers to solve problems
  • Students will work alongside faculty on leading research and explore high-level concepts in areas like computational biology, network security, computer architecture and network design
  • Students partner with industry to solve real-world problems, enhancing their experience and gaining valuable skills for their futures
  • Depending on students interests, academic adviser will help them to develop a focused plan of study. Some examples include:
    • Information assurance (computer security)
    • Survivable systems (fault-tolerant computing)
    • Collaborative virtual environments
    • Evolutionary algorithms and artificial intelligence
Fees componentsAmount
Tuition & fees2132163 INR
Hostel & Meals928097 INR
Insurance139302 INR
Transportation85471 INR
Books & Supplies82761 INR
In- Service Fee373524 INR
Miscellaneous & Personal Costs279411 INR
Total1888566 INR

Entry Criteria

Class 12thNo specific cutoff mentioned
Bachelors3.0 GPA
  • Applicants must have a minimum overall Grade Point Average (GPA) of 3.00 on a 4.00-grade scale equivalent to U.S. bachelor’s degree
  • Indian students must have 4 years bachelor degree or Post-Graduate Diploma (PGD) following a 3 year Bachelor’s degree
  • Applicants must demonstrate an understanding of mathematical and computer science skills and complete courses covering the following:
    • A structured, high-level programming language
    • Data structures
    • Computer organization and architecture
    • A full year of calculus
    • Discrete mathematics
  • If applicants do not meet the minimum 3.00 GPA, their application can be considered for admission if they:
    • earned an undergraduate GPA of 3.0 or higher for your last 60 semester credits or 90 quarter credits


    • worked in the program specific profession for 5+ years 
    • obtained a letter of support from a faculty member in the department 
    • written a detailed statement/essay describing applicant's professional experience and potential to succeed academically
ExamsTOEFL: 79

IELTS: 6.5

PTE: 58

Additional info
  • Generally, Graduate Record Examination general (aptitude) score in the 60th percentile are the minimum admission requirements
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