Master of Science in Computer Science

Southern Illinois University

Carbondale, Illinois, USA
Master of Science in Computer Science
Duration1.5-2 Years
LevelMasters Program
  • The Department of Computer Science offers a graduate program leading to the Master of Science degree with a major in Computer Science through the Graduate School
  • The M.S. degree program has been designed to provide students with relevant graduate-level education and to prepare them for careers as professional computer scientists or advanced doctoral level study
  • The students can opt for either Thesis or Non thesis 
Fees componentsAmount
Tuition & fees1461358 INR
Hostel & Meals777955 INR
Insurance143843 INR
Matriculation Fee10986 INR
Books & Supplies80564 INR
Fees288492 INR
Total1301840 INR

Entry Criteria

Class 12thNo specific cutoff mentioned
Bachelors2.7 GPA
  • Applicants must hold a bachelor degree with a GPA of 2.7 on a scale of 4.0 in the last two years of Bachelor's work or
  • 3.0 GPA on all previous graduate work
  • Applicant should meet the prerequisites (or their equivalents as determined by the Illinois Articulation Initiative or the CS Graduate Program Committee) as listed below:
    • Required:
      • Introduction to Computer Science
      • Discrete Mathematics
      • Programming with Data Structures
      • Linux/UNIX Programming
      • The Theory and Implementation of Programming Languages
      • Computer Organization and Architecture
      • Introduction to the Design and Analysis of Algorithms
      • Calculus I
    • Recommended:
      • Calculus II
ExamsTOEFL: 80

IELTS: 6.5

GRE: Accepted
  • An unofficial copy can accompany application but ETS should send an official one to the department

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