Master of Human-Computer Interaction and Human Factors atRice University , HoustonSchool of Social Sciences


2 years (Full Time)

Course Level

PG Degree

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  • The Master of Human-Computer Interaction and Human Factors is a full-time 2-year professional master's program that will expand students' knowledge of critical concepts and methods in psychology and how to apply those concepts to real-world problems
  • In this program, students will learn about findings and theories in critical areas of human-computer interaction and human factors, learn how to apply those concepts to solve real-world problems, learn how to design empirical studies to complement theoretical approaches, and develop quantitative skills that support these efforts
  • Graduates of the program will be well-positioned to lead human factors and human-computer interaction efforts across a broad range of industries, including IT/telecommunications, health care, defense, e-commerce, and energy
  • The Master of Human-Computer Interaction & Human Factors trains students to understand, design, and assess complex technological systems, with an emphasis on how human perceptual, cognitive, and physical abilities inform those designs


  • University Rankings
    • #101-150

      - ARWU (Shanghai Ranking) 2021

    • #94

      - QS 2022

    • #136

      - THE (Times Higher Education) 2022

    • #17

      - US News & World Report 2022

    • #167

      - US News & World Report 2022

Fees & Expenses
1st year tuition fees
Fees componentsAmount
Tuition & feesINR 27,18,800
Other expenses in 1st Year
Fees componentsAmount
Hostel & MealsINR 8,40,498
InsuranceINR 2,00,026
Mandatory FeesINR 42,569
Books and SuppliesINR 62,144
Personal ExpensesINR 1,55,360
TotalINR 13,00,597

Calculated at the exchange rate of 1 USD = INR 77.68


Tuition & expenses were last updated on 9ᵗʰ December 2021

Entry Requirements

QualificationEntry Criteria

No specific cutoff mentioned


CGPA - 3/0

  • Applicants must have completed a BS or a BA degree in a quantitative field from an accredited institution with a GPA of 3.0/4.0


Marks - 90/120


Marks - 7/9

Other eligibility criteria
Applicants with a degree from a university where English is the official language are exempt from submitting TOEFL/IELTS scores The General GRE taken is optional for all applicants
Application Process

Step 1: Prepare documents for application

  • A Statement of Purpose is required
  • A 1-2 page essay that details the applicant's educational and research background
  • Please also include the applicant's career goals and why they would be a good fit for the program

Step 2: Additional documents required

Step 3: Start your online application

Step 4: Application fees for this course

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

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