Master of Science in Computer Science

Purdue University

West Lafayette, Indiana, USA
Master of Science in Computer Science
Duration1.5-2 Years
LevelMasters Program
  • This program is available with thesis and non-thesis option
  • Students will study courses like Operating Systems, Distributed Systems, Numerical Analysis, Parallel Computing and Information Security
  • Program is available with the following concentration: Computational Life Sciences (CLS), Computational Science and Engineering (CSE), Information Security for Computing Professionals (ISCP) and Statistics & Computer Science
Fees componentsAmount
Tuition & fees2108872 INR
Hostel & Meals806519 INR
Insurance96970 INR
Application Fees5493 INR
Total908982 INR

Entry Criteria

Class 12thNo specific cutoff mentioned
Bachelors3.5 GPA
  • Applicants must hold a four-year bachelor's or equivalent degree with a GPA of 3.5 o 4.0 scale
  • Most applicants have a degree in computer science. However, the department also consider applicants from other fields (mathematics, science, and engineering) with suitable backgrounds
  • Applicants with other fields are required to complete deficiency courses:
    • Object-oriented programming
    • Systems programming
    • Data structures and algorithms
  • Other good preparatory material includes computer architecture and operating system concepts, analysis of algorithms, probability, and linear algebra
ExamsTOEFL: 100
With no subscale score lower than 22
IELTS: 7.5
With no single band score lower than 7.0
PTE: 65

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