Master Of Science In Computer Science

January, May and September
Course Duration
2 years (Full Time Mode) / 3 years (Part Time Mode)
Course Location
Kuala Lumpur
Course Mode
Full Time / Part Time
Approval Code
Accreditation Code
MQA/PA 14655


The Master of Science in Computer Science programme aims to prepare graduates who possess good understanding of fundamental theoretical knowledge and practical application in computer science with good communication, management and leadership skills. The programme will facilitate the demonstration of independence in undertaking analytical and critical evaluation through research using techniques, tools, skills or by a range of approaches. It also emphasises the clear communication of knowledge, skills, ideas, critiques and conclusions or rationales using appropriate methods ethically and professionally. Build on your existing knowledge in Computer Science while learning new methods to take you the next level in the field.

About the Programme

Programme Objectives

  • Human capitals who are competent in developing and producing relevant knowledge through research that transforms synthesised knowledge in the field of Computer Science and Technology.
  • Graduates who are capable of evaluating professional knowledge, creating, innovating and executing independent research professionally, ethically, having the ability to lead/supervise research projects in partnership with industry and become role models in appropriate contexts.
  • Graduates who participate in scholarly discourses and contribute to the understanding of current issues and advancement in the Computer Sciences, through the dissemination of research findings at conferences and publications in the academic and non-academic world.

Entry Requirements

Academic Requirements

​A Bachelor’s Degree or equivalent in Computing or a computational related field.

English Language Requirements

Local and International Students
Band 6.0

International applicants who do not meet the English Language requirements will need to improve their proficiency by enrolling into the English for Tertiary Education programme (R/KJP/00920-00929) which helps them prepare for attaining a required band score. Placement into the various levels of the English for Tertiary Education programme depends on the English Language qualification students have at the point of admission and/or the outcome of the English Placement Test.

Courses Offered

Year 1 - Semester 1
  • Research Techniques in Computer Science
Semesters 2 - 5
  • MSc Thesis
Year 2 - Semester 6
  • MSc Thesis Dissertation

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Career Opportunities

  • Computer Scientist,
  • Data Scientist
  • Finance Analyst
  • IT specialist

Tuition Fees

Local Students

Approximate Total Fees:

RM 28,410

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International Students

Approximate Total Fees:

RM 39,800

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