M.S. in Computer Science

University of Maryland Baltimore County

Baltimore, Maryland, USA
M.S. in Computer Science
Duration1.5-2 Years
LevelMasters Program
  • The program provides advanced instruction, training, and research opportunities that prepare students for careers and that foster marketable skills in business, industry, academia, and government agencies
  • The program reflects state-of-the-art knowledge in major theoretical and applied aspects of computation
    • Fields of specialization in CS include
    • Algorithms, theory and scientific computation
    • Computer networks and systems
    • Databases, information, and knowledge management
    • Graphics, animation, and visualization
  • Students must choose either the thesis or non-thesis 
Fees componentsAmount
Tuition & fees1543753 INR
Hostel & Meals1647900 INR
Transportation107077 INR
Books58592 INR
Other121578 INR
Direct Loan fees13183 INR
PLUS Loan Fee68553 INR
Total2016883 INR

Entry Criteria

Class 12thNo specific cutoff mentioned
BachelorsNo specific cutoff mentioned
  • Applicant must:
    • Hold a bachelors degree
    • Have a strong background in computer science and mathematics courses
  • Applicants are expected to have taken the equivalent of the following UMBC courses:

    • Discrete Structures
    • Computer Organization & Assembly Languages
    • Principles of Programming Languages
    • Data Structures
    • Computer Architecture
    • Principles of Operating Systems
    • Algorithm Design and Analysis
    • Calculus I
    • Calculus II
    • Introduction to Linear Algebra
    • At least one more advanced math course

    AND, at least 1 course from the following list:

    • Computer Graphics
    • Automata Theory & Formal Languages
    • Numerical Computations
    • Database Management Systems
    • Artificial Intelligence
    • Computer Networks
ExamsTOEFL: 80

IELTS: 6.5

PTE: 53

GRE: Accepted

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