Graduate Studies

Graduate Program

Make an impact. 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.

 How to Apply  Our Programs  

Fall 2024 Admission

We have only one intake per year in the Fall term. We do not admit in Winter, Spring or Summer terms.

Fall 2024 Graduate Admission Deadlines
Application Opens
Application Closes
October 1, 2023 Jan 31, 2024 - 11:59pm * MSc Thesis
October 1, 2023 Jan 31, 2024 - 11:59pm * PhD
Oct 1, 2022 Mar 1, 2023 - 11:59pm MSc - Internetworking (MINT)
Oct 1, 2022 Mar 31, 2023 - 11:59pm MSc - Multimedia

*Applications will begin being evaluated starting January 3, 2024. Applicants who submit all materials by January 31, 2024 at 11:59 MST will be given full consideration. Late applications may be considered at the discretion of the graduate admissions committee.

Graduate Resources

Graduate Studies

M.Sc. Program Requirements Ph.D. Program Requirements

Graduate Student Support

Technical Support

Special Needs

The Department would like to welcome students with any special needs. Please contact the Help Desk to discuss your situation and how we can help. Please also be aware that Accessibility Resources is a campus-wide office dedicated to improving accessibility for all students.