MS in computer science

Rochester Institute of Technology

Rochester, New York, USA
MS in computer science
Duration2 Years
LevelMasters Program
  • The MS in computer science is designed for students who have an undergraduate degree (or minor) in computer science, as well as those who have a strong background in a field in which computers are applied, such as engineering, science, or business
  • The program consists of 30 credit hours of coursework, which includes one core course, three courses in a cluster, four electives, and a thesis or project
  • The core provides students with a solid background in the theoretical principles underlying computer science, which ensures that graduates acquire the intellectual tools necessary to keep up-to-date in this rapidly evolving discipline
  • Students select three cluster courses from the following areas: Computer graphics and visualization, Data management, Distributed systems, Intelligent systems, Programming languages and tools, Security, and Theory
  • The program helps students prepare for academic and research careers in computer science or a related discipline
  • Students admitting in a Bridge course will be completing the course in 3years. A student may be admitted to the program on the condition that they successfully complete the recommended bridge courses with a grade of B (3.0) or better
Fees componentsAmount
Tuition & fees3333885 INR
Hostel & Meals971162 INR
Insurance135494 INR
Books/Supplies/Transport/Personal150435 INR
Activity Fee21093 INR
Total1278184 INR

Entry Criteria

Class 12thNo specific cutoff mentioned
Bachelors3.0 GPA
  • Applicants should have a baccalaureate or equivalent degree from an accredited institution and a minimum grade point average of 3.0 (B)
  • Applicants must satisfy prerequisite requirements in mathematics (differential and integral calculus, probability and statistics, discrete mathematics, and computer science theory) and computing (experience with a modern high-level language [e.g., C++, Java], data structures, software design methodology, introductory computer architecture, operating systems, and programming language concepts)
  • If an applicant lacks any prerequisites, bridge courses may be recommended to provide students with the required knowledge and skills needed for the program
ExamsTOEFL: 88

IELTS: 6.5

PTE: 61

GRE: Accepted

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