Master of Science in Information Technology

The University of Texas Rio Grand Valley

Brownsville, Texas, USA
Master of Science in Information Technology
Duration1.5-2 Years
LevelMasters Program
  • The Master of Science (MS) in Information Technology prepares students for positions in industry and education, enhances skills for the practicing professional, and supplies a foundation for study at the doctoral level.
  • Students with a bachelor’s degree in any field may enter the program.
  • The program provides a broad foundation of study in information technology, as well as offering in-depth study in the areas of algorithms, databases, data mining and warehousing, information retrieval, networks, multimedia, interactive systems, and software engineering.
  • A core of information technology courses is required, together with additional prescribed elective courses.
  • Other electives and graduate courses in other departments may also be completed.
  • Students complete 36 semester hours, including 19 semester hours of required computer science lecture and seminar courses with a grade B or higher, and 11 or more semester hours of prescribed elective courses.
  • Students complete up to three hours of other elective courses in computer science. A final written examination is required.
Fees componentsAmount
Tuition & fees1360213 INR
Hostel & Meals610968 INR
Insurance223602 INR
Transportation87156 INR
Books & Supplies90818 INR
Miscellaneous Expenses205804 INR
International Student Fee10986 INR
Orientation Fees5493 INR
Residence Application Fees3662 INR
Discipline Fee43944 INR
Total1282433 INR

Entry Criteria

Class 12thNo specific cutoff mentioned
Bachelors3.0 GPA
  • Applicants should have:
    • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or a bachelor’s degree in another field and courses and/or experience that prepare the applicant for graduate work in Computer Science or Information Technology.
    • Undergraduate GPA of at least 3.0.
  • Applicants with 4-year bachelor; 3-year bachelor + master or 3-year bachelor + post-grad diploma may also apply
ExamsTOEFL: 79

IELTS: 6.5

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