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Program Details

Faculty : School of Graduate Studies

Program Name : Master of Science Degree with specializations in Computer Science and Computer Information Systems

BGCSE Points(or similar) :


Type : Graduate

No. of Semesters : 4

Description :

 The Department of Computer Science offers the an MSc Programme with specializations in Computer Science and Computer Information Systems leading to the award of the degree of MSc (Computer Science) and MSc (Computer Information Systems), respectively.

Courses involved :

Semester 1

Core Courses

  COMPUTER NETWORKING AND COMMUNICATIONS Credits : 3
  SOFTWARE ENGINEERING Credits : 3

Optional Courses

  PROGRAMMING LANGUAGE THEORY & IMPLEMENTATION Credits : 3
  SOFTWARE DEVELOPMENT METHODS Credits : 3
  INTELLIGENT INTERFACES AND SYSTEMS Credits : 3
  NUMERICAL COMPUTATION Credits : 3
  COMPLEXITY AND COMPUTABILITY Credits : 3
  COMPUTER MODELING AND SIMULATION Credits : 3
  KNOWLEDGE-BASED SYSTEMS ENGINEERING Credits : 3
  DATABASE SYSTEMS ENGINEERING Credits : 3
  OBJECT ORIENTED SYSTEMS Credits : 3

Elective Courses

    No Elective courses present in this Program for Semester 1.

Semester 2

Core Courses

  COMPUTING RESEARCH METHODS Credits : 3

Optional Courses

  DISTRIBUTED COMPUTING SYSTEMS Credits : 3
  PARALLEL COMPUTING SYSTEMS Credits : 3
  MULTIMDIA COMPUTING SYSTEMS Credits : 3
  COMPUTER ANIMATION AND VISUALISATION Credits : 3
  WEB ENGINEERING Credits : 3
  PATTERN RECOGNITION Credits : 3
  LINGUISTICS COMPUTING Credits : 3
  CURRENT TOPICS IN COMPUTING SCIENCE Credits : 3
  INDEPENDENT STUDY Credits : 3

Elective Courses

    No Elective courses present in this Program for Semester 2.

Semester 3

Core Courses

  DISSERTATION (COMPUTER SCIENCE) Credits : 12

Optional Courses

    No Optional courses present in this Program for Semester 3.

Elective Courses

    No Elective courses present in this Program for Semester 3.

Semester 4

Core Courses

  DISSERTATION (COMPUTER SCIENCE) Credits : 12

Optional Courses

    No Optional courses present in this Program for Semester 4.

Elective Courses

    No Elective courses present in this Program for Semester 4.
Contact Details :
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