Master of Science in Computer Science atUniversity of North Carolina at Charlotte Department of Computer Science

Application Form End Date (Fall 2023) Apr 1, 2023 View all dates


1.5 - 2 years (Full Time)

Course Level

PG Degree

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  • The Master of Science in Computer Science provides students with advanced skills and knowledge in planning, design, implementation, testing, and management of computer systems and applications
  • The skills and knowledge acquired in the M.S. program form good foundations for a career in the IT industry or government agencies, education, or continuing education
  • The Master of Science in Computer Science program requires 30 graduate credit hours with a minimum 3.0 GPA, which may optionally include 6 credit hours of thesis
  • Program is available with the following concentration:
    AI, Robotics, and Gaming
    Software, Systems, and Networks
    Information Security and Privacy
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  • University Rankings
    • #901-1000

      - ARWU (Shanghai Ranking) 2020

    • #1001-1200

      - QS 2022

    • #801-1000

      - THE (Times Higher Education) 2022

    • #701

      - US News & World Report 2022

    • #227

      - US News & World Report 2022

Fees & Expenses
1st year tuition fees
Fees componentsAmount
Tuition & feesINR 14,35,181
Other expenses in 1st Year
Fees componentsAmount
Hostel & MealsINR 8,78,914
InsuranceINR 2,20,646
TransportationINR 1,07,712
Ed & Tech FeeINR 1,80,418
Safety and Security FeeINR 16,810
Health Services FeeINR 1,55,285
TotalINR 15,59,785

Calculated at the exchange rate of 1 USD = INR 81.6


Tuition & expenses were last updated on 14ᵗʰ November 2022

Entry Requirements

QualificationEntry Criteria

No specific cutoff mentioned


No specific cutoff mentioned


No specific cutoff mentioned

  • A bachelor’s degree in computer science is desired. Individuals who have worked as professionals in the computer industry may be able to substitute work experience for some of the specific subject area admission requirements,
  • Students must have an undergraduate grade point average of (or equivalent to) at least 3.0 (on a 4.0 point scale) and a Junior/Senior GPA of at least 3.0.
  • In addition to the general requirements for admission to the Graduate School, students applying for this program are expected to have knowledge of programming languages, data structures and algorithms, operating systems, or computer architecture.
  • Prerequisites
    • Math Requirement:
      • Calculus
      • Linear Algebra or Statistics
      • Discrete Mathematics
    • Computer Science Requirement:
      • Introductory Computer Science Course sequence 
      • Data Structures
      • Programming Languages
      • Computer Architecture or Operating Systems
      • Additional courses in Computer Science
  • Students without undergraduate prerequisite courses in computer science and mathematics may be instructed to demonstrate prior knowledge, as determined by the Graduate Program Director.

3 year degree accepted


  • Applicants with three-year bachelor’s degree (such as a BBA or BCA from India) are also accepted.


Marks - 83/120


Marks - 6.5/9


No specific cutoff mentioned

  • A satisfactory GRE score is required for applicants who completed undergraduate degrees outside of the United States


Marks - 115/160

Conditional Offer

Not mentioned

Application Process

Step 1: Prepare documents for application

  • Submit a statement of purpose and it should describe students experience, objectives for undertaking graduate study and research interests if known

Step 2: Additional documents required

Step 3: Start your online application

Step 4: Application deadline

Important Dates

Jan , 2023

Course Commencement Date

Apr 1, 2023

Application Form End Date (Fall 2023)


Aug , 2023

Course Commencement Date (Fall 2023)

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

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