What is the admission requirement for Master of Science programmes?
A) A good honours degree in computer science, computer engineering or a related discipline with solid mathematical training or B) a good bachelor's degree
in computer science, computer engineering or a related discipline with solid mathematical training and 2 years relevant industry experience and Minimum TOEFL score (Internet-based = 100, paper-based = 600, computer-based=250) or IELTS score (6.5)
for graduates of universities in which English is not the medium of instruction. Related disciplines include but not limited to bachelor's programmes offered by the College of Engineering, Nanyang Technological University, Singapore.
Is TOFEL/IELTS required for this programme?
Engineering Schools have standardised their TOEFL cut-off to 100 and IELTS cut-off to 6.5 to ensure that applicants have adequate English proficiency and consistent standards
across coursework programmes. .
Test dates must be within 2 years or less from the date of your application. GRE is not required for MSc programme (by coursework).
What is the most important aspect for a successful applicant for MSc programme?
Meeting the minimum criteria does not guarantee the admission into the programme. The selection will be based on the comparison of the pool
of applicants for a particular intake, academically and relevancy of work experience and will evaluate each application on a case-by-case basis.
How long is the duration of the entire programme?
Part Time study
2 years (4 semesters)
4 years (8 semesters)
Full Time study
1 year (2 semesters)
3 years (6 semesters)
How many courses can I take per semester?
A full time student can take up to a maximum of 5 courses per semester and a part time student can take up to a maximum of 3 courses per semester.
When and how should I apply for the programme?
August Intake (Part Time & Full Time):
Online application opens in November for the August intake.
Please click here to submit your application. More application details are stated in the website.
Will NTU provide job placements for me?
No. The University does not arrange job placements for students. However, the University arranges a Job Fair every year to help graduating students with job placement, which provides
an efficient and effective platform for both employers and students. Do lookout for the Job Fair during your study in NTU.