Rank #1: University of Toronto

The Department of Computer Science offers a graduate program leading to the Master of Science and Doctor of Philosophy in Computer Science.

Program length (full-time only): MSc-4 sessions; PhD-4 years; 5 years direct-entry

Gre Test Required: MSc-GRE Verbal: 80 %ile Quantitative: 95 %ile; PhD-GRE Verbal: 80 %ile Quantitative: 95 %ile.

Location: 27 King’s College Cir, Toronto, ON M5S, Canada

Website: http://web.cs.toronto.edu

Rank #2: University of British Columbia

University of British Columbia offers B.Sc. Degree Programs, Master’s Programs, Ph.D. programs in computer science department.

TOEFL(iBT): 90 (with minimum component scores of 22 [reading, listening] and 21 [writing, speaking]).TOEFL(pBT) 55 each for reading, listening, and writing & 4.0 on the Test of Written English (TWE).

IELTS(Academic) :  Overall band score:6.5. Each component minimum score required: 6.0.

CAEL (Canadian Academic English Language Assessment): A minimum overall score of 60 is required.

PTE (Pearson Test of English)(Academic): A minimum overall score of 59 is required.

Location: 2366 Main Mall #201, Vancouver, BC V6T 1Z4, Canada

Website: https://www.cs.ubc.ca

Rank #3: University of Waterloo

The School of Computer Science offers the Undergraduate program, graduate programs leading to a  Master of Mathematics (MMath) or Ph.D. degree.

Internet-based TOEFL (iBT)90 overall; 25 writing, 25 speaking.

IELTS (Academic) : 6.5 overall; 6.5 writing, 6.5 speaking, 6.0 reading, 6.0 listening.

MELAB: 85 overall; 80 per section, 3.0 speaking.

CAEL: 70 overall; 70 writing, 70 speaking, 60 reading, 60 listening.

PTE (Academic): 63 overall; 65 writing, 65 speaking.

EFAS: Overall 75% at the 400-level; 75% in each of academic, oral, and writing.

Master Degree Requirement for International Student

GRE Required.

Internet-based TOEFL (iBT): 100 overall; 26 writing; 26 speaking

IELTS (academic): 7.5 overall; 7.0 writing; 7.0 speaking

Location: 200 University Ave W, Waterloo, ON N2L 3G1, Canada

Website: https://uwaterloo.ca/

Rank #4: McGill University

School of Computer Science offers M.Sc. programs and a Ph.D. program. In M.Sc. programs, students may choose between the thesis & the non-thesis option.

GRE General Test Required for International Applicant.

Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL)(iBT): Minimum score of 100.

Location: 845 Sherbrooke St W, Montreal, QC H3A 0G4, Canada

Website: https://www.cs.mcgill.ca/

Rank #5: Simon Fraser University

School of Computing Science offers Master of Science (MSc) & Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D.).  Graduate courses are offered in three terms (fall, spring, and summer) every year.  Students who want to upgrade their study to Ph.D., they can do it after two terms in the MSc Program.

TOEFL(iBT): 93 with minimum of 20 in each category

TOEFL(pBT): 580 and TWE 5

IELTS (Academic): overall band score of 7.0 minimum of 6.5 in each section.

Location: 8888 University Drive Burnaby, BC, Canada, V5A 1S6

Website: http://www.sfu.ca

Rank #6: Université de Montréal

The University of Montreal offers Master Degree and Doctorate in Computer Science at the Department of Computer Science and Operations Research. Admission for both the Degrees happens in Admission in fall & winter. Admission for Doctorate happens in summer only.

Location: 2900 Edouard Montpetit Blvd, Montreal, QC H3T 1J4, Canada

Website: http://www.umontreal.ca/

Rank #7: University of Alberta

M.Sc. Program in Computer Science at University of Alberta is provided in two programs – Course-Based and Thesis-Based.

Computer Science department also offers Ph.D. Students can also switch to Ph.D. from M.Sc Program. The transfer must be supported by your supervisor and the Department. On admission to Ph.D., students are encouraged to finish their Doctorate program within 5 years.

There are myriads of scholarships and awards available to both Canadian and international students.

Location: 116 St & 85 Ave, Edmonton, AB T6G 2R3, Canada

Website: https://www.ualberta.ca

Rank #8: Queen’s University at Kingston

Degrees Offered:

M.Sc. (by research) – full time: 2 years. M.Sc. (by project) (not available to international students). M.Sc. (by coursework) – full time: 2 terms

Ph.D. – full-time: 4 years

TOEFL (iBT ) 88 overall: 24 Writing, 22 Speaking, 22 Reading, 20 Listening; TOEFL (pBT) 580 (TBC). IELTS: Score of 6.5 on Academic Module PTE (Academic): Overall score of 60

Location: 99 University Ave, Kingston, ON K7L 3N6, Canada

Website: http://www.cs.queensu.ca

Rank #9: McMaster University

The department offers three graduate degrees in Computer Science: Ph.D., Master of Science, and Master of Engineering.

The Ph.D. and M.Sc. programs are focused on advanced knowledge in computational theory & intensive research in their chosen area of interest.

The M.Eng. is solely for students to develop a level of understanding that will enable them to apply their knowledge and skills in the information technology industry.

Location: 1280 Main St W, Hamilton, ON L8S 4L8, Canada

Website: http://www.mcmaster.ca/

Rank #10: University of Calgary

University of Calgary offers Computer Science MSc Thesis-based Two years full-time program with a specialization in Software Engineering. A Ph.D. in computer science is Thesis-based Four years full-time degree that university offers.

Location: 2500 University Dr NW, Calgary, AB T2N 1N4, Canada

Website: www.ucalgary.ca/

Rank #11: University of Victoria

The MSc program that university offers has Thesis Option and Project Option Programs. The program of study is under the direction of a supervisory committee. The Ph.D. program is also offered by the university.

The Application Deadlines for International Students are January 15th, April 15th, September 15th (previous year) for September, January, May application respectively.

TOEFL (IBT) minimum of 90 with minimum section requirements: Listening 20; Speaking 20; Reading 20; Writing 20. The minimum acceptable TOEFL score is 575 on the paper-based test. Individual departments may set a higher standard. TOEFL(pBT) minimum score acceptable is 575.

IELTS (Academic) minimum Overall Band Score of 6.5, with minimum section requirements  6.0.

Location: 3800 Finnerty Rd, Victoria, BC V8P 5C2, Canada

Website: www.uvic.ca/

Rank #12: The University of Western Ontario

The Department of Computer Science offers a four-term graduate program leading to a Master of Science degree in Computer Science.The Ph.D. in Computer Science degree is a Thesis-based four-year graduate full-time study program.

The TOEFL(iBt) minimum acceptable score is 92 with each component minimum score is 20. IELTS(Academic) Minimum acceptable score is 6.5. MELAB – An overall acceptable score is 85 with a minimum score acceptable is 80 on each section. CAEL – the Minimum acceptable score is 60.

Location: 1151 Richmond St, London, ON N6A 3K7, Canada

Website: www.uwo.ca/

Rank #13: Concordia University

Concordia University offers Master of Computer Science (MCompSc) & Ph.D. in Computer Science graduate program.

Language proficiency Test Requirement:

  • TOEFL (iBT): 85 and no subscore under 20
  • (IELTS): The minimum part score for IELTS is 6.5 and no subscore under 6.5
  • PTE: The minimum acceptable score for the PTE is 57 or higher and no subscore under 53
  • CAEL: The minimum acceptable score is 70

Location: 7141 Sherbrooke St W, Montreal, QC H4B 1R6, Canada

Website: http://www.concordia.ca

Rank #14: Université du Québec

The University of Quebec has six universities offering training and research infrastructure.

Location: 475 du Parvis Street Quebec, Quebec G1K 9H7 Canada

Website: http://www.uquebec.ca

Rank #15: University of Ottawa

University of Ottawas offers Computer Science, Masters & Doctorate program.

Degree Offered: M.C.S, PhD

Area of Specialisation: Software Engineering | Knowledge-Based and Intelligent Systems | Algorithms | Parallel and Distributed Systems

Language Proficiency Skills Test – Minimum required.

TOEFL (pBT) 570 TOEFL(iBT) 88-89.  Computer Science, Doctorate .

IELTS(iBT) Overall 6.5 – Individual component 6.0. IELTS(pBt) Overall 6.5 – Individual component 6.0.

Location: 75 Laurier Ave E, Ottawa, ON K1N 6N5, Canada

Website: http://www.uottawa.ca/

Rank #16: York University

Program Offered in computer science by Lassonde School of Engineering:   BA & BSc program

Location: 4700 Keele St, Toronto, ON M3J 1P3, Canada

Website: http://www.yorku.ca/

Rank #17: Carleton University

The School of Computer Science (SCS) at Carleton University and the School of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science at the University of Ottawa offers a joint program, The Master of Computer Science (MCS) degree & Ph.D.

M.C.S. Computer Science program is offered with two specializations: Bioinformatics & Data Science.

Language Proficiency Test: Minimum required

TOEFL(iBT): 86 (20 in reading and listening; 22 in speaking and writing)

TOEFL(pBT): 580

IELTS (Academic): 6.5 IELTS (min 6.0 in each band)

(PTE) (Academic): 60 overall (min 60 in each Communicative Skill)

Location: 1125 Colonel By Dr, Ottawa, ON K1S 5B6, Canada

Website: http://carleton.ca/

Rank #18: Dalhousie University

Degrees Offered: MCS, Ph.D. in Computer Science

Master of Computer Science is a full-time program and typically takes 2 years to complete. The Ph.D. program is a four-year program with demonstrated research experience.

TOEFL score of at least 92 (IBT) or IELTS score of 7.0. GRE is recommended for international Ph.D. applicants but not required

Location: 6299 South St, Halifax, NS B3H 4R2, Canada

Website: https://www.dal.ca/

Rank #19: Ryerson University

The Department of Computer Science at Ryerson University offers a six-semester graduate research thesis or course based program leading to a Master of Science degree in Computer Science. Master of Science in Computer Science at Ryerson University is provided with two options: Thesis Option & Course Option.

The Ph.D. program is thesis-based three years long program. Participants pursuing  Ph.D. program can take four one-term graduate courses from the fields of “Intelligence and Robotics” & “Computer Communication Networks”.

Location: 350 Victoria St, Toronto, ON M5B 2K3, Canada

Website: http://www.ryerson.ca

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