We provide automatic top-ups to our students entering with an NSERC scholarship.
The University of Alberta has earned the reputation as being one of the best universities in Canada based on our strengths in teaching, research, services, and athletics.
The Department of Computing Science at the University of Alberta is constantly making important contributions to the field. We have received numerous accolades for the work done by our faculty – some of the brightest minds in North America. As one of the top research-intensive computing science departments in Canada, it is an excellent place to pursue graduate-level studies.
Our graduate students have access to:
Check out our student research opportunities for potential projects posted by professors in our department.
In addition to the research areas listed, there is also the opportunity to explore a graduate specialization in Statistical Machine Learning (a joint program with Mathematical and Statistical Sciences) as well as a course-based M.Sc. with a specialization in Multimedia.
We also offer some unique graduate programs in cooperation with the Faculty of Engineering (MINT) and the Faculty of Arts (HUCO).
If you are planning to visit campus on your own you are welcome to stop by the Department of Computing Science to check out our facilities. We can also arrange for you to be taken on a brief department tour hosted by one of the members of our Computing Science Grad Students’ Association (CSGSA). Please let us know in advance about your visit by contacting our graduate student advisor at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Academically outstanding students may apply for funds to cover a trip to visit our department, if you are:
You will visit our research labs, and talk to faculty and graduate students. There are limited funds available for this purpose, so if you are considering our program, please complete your application as soon as possible. Contact us at email@example.com for further details about this opportunity.