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Master of Science and Doctorate in Philosophy in Computer Science

MSDPCSThe Master of Science (MSc) and PhD in Computer Science are broad-based programs that cover concepts from engineering, science and business with the aim of producing high-quality software and information systems professionals. The aim of the MSc and PhD programs is to produce a new breed of computer science graduates that have a broad background in information technology along with project management and people skills. Graduates of these programs will not only have strong technical expertise in their particular field, but will also have the ability to work effectively in interdisciplinary teams and to tackle problems that require both technical and non-technical solutions.

UOIT's Competitive Edge

The MSc and PhD programs differ from most existing computer science programs as they concentrate on both applied research and the development of professional skills. The intention is that the graduates from this program will build careers in industrial research and software development. The program focuses on the skills required for successful careers in industry, reflecting UOIT's goals to be market-oriented and to provide high-quality professional education.

The MSc and PhD programs provide you with the opportunity to embark on novel fields of research while working in world class research groups. You are also given ample opportunity to develop their written and oral communication skills.
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