M.Sc. in Computer Science
Today, the knowledge of computer science is a must for undergraduate as well as postgraduate degree students. All the enterprises (institutes, organizations, and companies) should have at least one qualified computer scientist. In this decade, most institutes need to develop by introducing or/and improving computer science in their curricula to suit actual demands. The postgraduate degree programme envisaged will give a comprehensive knowledge of recent issues in computer science.
The objective of this programme is to provide computer science/non-computer science graduates, advanced and enhanced knowledge of recent issues of information technology. At the completion of this course, the candidate will be able to fit into any computerized enterprise or a research institute.
Applicants must possess a science-based degree (e.g. Physical/Biological/Engineering related degree), any other degree where a basic knowledge of Calculus, Number Theory and Algebra have been obtained or an equivalent qualification acceptable to the Postgraduate Institute of Science. Graduates, who have no basic knowledge in computer science, are expected to follow fundamentals of computer science (None credit courses). Depending on the courses followed at the degree level and on the recommendation of the advisor a candidate may be exempted from some of the preliminary courses.
local candidates Rs.110,000/-
SARRC countries US $ 5,6000/-
other countries US $ 11,200/-
The programme shall be conducted on a course unit basis according to the common format developed by the Postgraduate Institute of Science. This is a full-time programme consists of course work and a research project.
Senior Assistant Registrar,
Postgraduate Institute of Science
P.O. Box 25,
University of Peradeniya,
(Telephone: 081 - 2387542; 081 - 2385660)
WEB : www.pgis.lk