MSc Computer Science atUniversity of Toronto School of Graduate Studies

Course Commencement Date Sep , 2022 View all dates


17 months (Full Time)

Course Level

PG Degree

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  • The MSc program is designed to deepen students' knowledge of computer science and to introduce them to conducting independent, original research in the field under the guidance of a faculty member
  • Students will study subjects such as Formal Methods of Program Design, Compilers and Interpreters, Computer Systems Modelling, Computer Networks, Introduction to Computational Complexity etc.
  • Students are required to complete 2.0 graduate full-course equivalents (FCEs) in computer science
  • All MSc students are assigned a supervisor or research group based on the research interests indicated in their application


  • University Rankings
    • #22

      - ARWU (Shanghai Ranking) 2021

    • #26

      - QS 2022

    • #18

      - THE (Times Higher Education) 2022

    • #16

      - US News & World Report 2022

Fees & Expenses
1st year tuition fees
Fees componentsAmount
Tuition & feesINR 17,79,620
Other expenses in 1st Year
Fees componentsAmount
Hostel & MealsINR 7,14,177
Books & School SuppliesINR 92,895
TotalINR 8,07,072

Calculated at the exchange rate of 1 CAD = INR 61.93


Tuition & expenses were last updated on 1ˢᵗ July 2022

Entry Requirements

QualificationEntry Criteria

No specific cutoff mentioned


No specific cutoff mentioned

  • Completion of an appropriate undergraduate degree in computer science or a related discipline, such as engineering, mathematics, or statistics required

  • A standing that is equivalent to at least B+ (U of T 77–79% or 3.3/4.0) in the final year of study


Marks - 93/120

  • 22 on the writing and speaking sections


Marks - 7/9

  • At least 6.5 for each component

Other eligibility criteria
  • Applicants without a prior degree in Computer Science:
    • It is possible to gain admission to the graduate programs with an undergraduate degree in a field other than computer science. All successful applicants, however, must have a background in basic university-level mathematics and sufficient experience in computer science. Specifically, the university looks for: 
      • second-year courses in calculus, linear algebra, and probability

      • A third- or fourth-year course in algorithm design and analysis; and
      • A third- or fourth-year course in computer systems, e.g., operating systems, database systems, computer architecture, or computer networks
  • GRE is optional, though applicants are strongly encouraged to submit scores
    • Successful applicants typically have GRE Quantitative scores of 167 or higher
  • Applicants may be asked to participate in online interviews with a member
Conditional Offer

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Application Process

Step 1: Prepare documents for application

  • Statement of Purpose is required
  • Provide a one or two page personal essay discussing career goals, why applicant wants to do research, the areas of research that interest him/her, and the skills or qualifications 
  • Applicant is required to describe an original research (e.g the results, their importance, and applicant's particular contributions) he/she has done

Step 2: Additional documents required

Step 3: Start your online application

Step 4: Application fees for this course

Step 5: Application deadline

Important Dates

Sep , 2022

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