Taught course

Master of Computer Science

Institution
University of Queensland · Engineering, Architecture and Information Technology
Qualifications
MCompSci

Entry requirements

Prerequisites

To enrol, a student must
(a) (i) hold an approved degree in Information Technology or Computer Science; or a field related to information technology or computer science; or
(ii) a GDip CompSc or equivalent; or a GC CompSc or equivalent;
(b) and satisfy the Executive Dean that, based on the student's academic record the student is suitably qualified for admission.

CRICOS Code: 073272E

Months of entry

July, February

Course content

The Master of Computer Science (MCompSc) focuses on preparing ICT professionals with a Bachelor degree in Computer Science/Information Technology for the challenges of rapidly advancing ICT technologies. It can be used as a general upgrade of skills or as a skill upgrade in a specific area, such as information systems, software engineering, distributed systems, networks, security of computing systems and other ICT areas. It can also prepare ICT professionals for entry into research degrees: MPhil and PhD. MCompSc is a #16 or #24 program depending on the student background.

Information for international students

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Fees and funding

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Qualification and course duration

MCompSci

full time
18 months

Course contact details

Name
Faculty of Engineering, Architecture and Information Technology
Email
enquiries@eait.uq.edu.au
Phone
+61 3 8676 7004