MSc in Computer Science atMcMaster University , HamiltonFaculty of Engineering


2 years (Full Time)

Course Level

PG Degree

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  • McMaster University's Faculty of Engineering offers postgraduate degree program M.Sc. in Computer Science which helps in expanding the knowledge and skills of students they have acquired as an undergraduate student.
  • Students will deepen and focus their knowledge, develop the ability to work independently by conducting original research and develop their professional skills.
  • McMaster's Department of Computing and Software advances the field of computing through education and research


  • University Rankings
    • #92

      - ARWU (Shanghai Ranking) 2021

    • #140

      - QS 2022

    • #80

      - THE (Times Higher Education) 2022

    • #133

      - US News & World Report 2022

Fees & Expenses
1st year tuition fees
Fees componentsAmount
Tuition & feesINR 12,19,147
Other expenses in 1st Year
Fees componentsAmount
InsuranceINR 44,612
TotalINR 44,612

Calculated at the exchange rate of 1 CAD = INR 59.01


Tuition & expenses were last updated on 9ᵗʰ December 2021

Entry Requirements

QualificationEntry Criteria

No specific cutoff mentioned


No specific cutoff mentioned

  • Applicants must possess Honours Bachelor's degree (4 year) in Computer Science or engineering, science or equivalent 
  • Applicants must have earned B+ (77-79%)minimum average, based on a full-year equivalent of final year courses (3rd/4th level) 
  • Prerequisite:
    • Mathematics, Software
      • Calculus
      • Linear algebra
      • Probability and statistics
      • Discrete mathematics or mathematical logic
      • Automata theory or computation theory
    • Software:
      • Data structures and algorithms
      • Principles of programming languages or compilers
      • Scientific computation
      • Software design or software engineering
    • Systems:
      • Computer architecture
      • Operating systems
      • Computer networks or systems programming
      • Databases or human-computer interaction


Marks - 88/120


Marks - 70/90


Marks - 6.5/9

  • with at least 5.5 in each section

Conditional Offer

Not mentioned

Application Process

Step 1: Prepare documents for application

  • Two academic references
    • From instructors most familiar with applicants academic work

Step 2: Additional documents required

Step 3: Start your online application

Step 4: Application fees for this course

Step 5: Application deadline

Scholarship information is not available. You can apply to non-college specific scholarships available for Canada.

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