Rank #1: Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT)

For admission into Computer Science at MIT. Degree offered is Electrical Engineer or Engineer in Computer Science.

For International Applicants English language proficiency is required.

IELTS Minimum score required: 7.0.  TOEFL Score Minimum:100 (iBT) 600 (PBT).

IELTS exam is preferred over the TOEFL.

GRE is not required.

Check website for more information.

Location: Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 77 Massachusetts Ave, Cambridge, MA 02139, USA.

Website: http://web.mit.edu/

Rank #2: Stanford University

The department of computer science at Stanford University offers the degrees of Bachelor of Science, Master of Science, and Doctor of Philosophy.

Test Required – GRE and TOEFL scores required for admission into computer science department at Stanford University.

Check website for admission deadlines.

Location: 450 Serra Mall, Stanford, CA 94305, USA.

Department Website: https://cs.stanford.edu

Rank #3: Carnegie Mellon University

Carnegie Mellon is a research university with a proud heritage of outstanding graduate and undergraduate education. Deadlines for admission at Graduate Courses Carnegie Mellon University Spring admission: October 1, Fall admission: December 15.

GRE General Test is required. A minimum of an overall score of 84 on the TOEFL test is required of all international applicants whose “native” language is not English.

Location: Carnegie Mellon University 5000 Forbes Avenue Pittsburgh, PA 15213412-268-2000

Department Website: http://www.ece.cmu.edu

Rank #4: University of California, Berkeley (UCB)

The Department of Electrical Engineering and Computer Sciences (EECS) offers two graduate programs in Computer Science: the Master of Science (MS), and the Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D.).

For admission into computer science, GRE test is mandatory. For English Proficiency Toefl (IBT): min 90. Toefl(PBT): min 570.

Location: Berkeley, CA 94720, USA

Department Website: https://eecs.berkeley.edu/

Rank #5: Harvard University

Harvard University offers computer science degree in Ph.D. Computer science is part of a dynamic hub that connects research throughout SEAS with the rest of the University, drawing from fields such as electrical engineering, physics, chemistry, and biology, as well as Harvard’s professional schools in medicine and business.

Admission into Ph.D. Test Required – GRE General & GRE Subject Recommended.

English proficiency requirement – TOEFL is required.

Location: Cambridge, MA 02138, USA

Website: https://gsas.harvard.edu/

Rank #6: Princeton University

Princeton University offers the graduate education in computer science. Princeton University offers two-degree programs Master of Science in Engineering (M.S.E.) & Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D.).

GRE general exam is required for admission.

To meet the English language proficiency requirements TOEFL/IELTS test scores required.

Location: Princeton, NJ 08544, USA

Department Website: http://www.cs.princeton.edu/

Rank #7: University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA)

UCLA’s Graduate Program in Computer Science offers the two-degree program. Master of Science (M.S.), Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D.).

For admission, GRE test is required.

For International Applicant whose English is not a native language. IELTS overall band score should be at least 7.0. 7.0 is the minimum required. (TOEFL iBT) minimum required is 87 – Writing: 25 Speaking: 24 Reading: 21 Listening: 17. (TOEFL pBT) test scores must be at least 560.

Location: Los Angeles, CA 90095, USA

Website: http://www.ucla.edu/

Rank #8: University of Washington

University of Washington Department of Computer Science & Engineering Offers Full-time PHD program(with integrated Master’s degree), Part-time Professional Master’s Program, Combined Bachelor’s/Master’s Program.

GRE Test is required.

English Language Proficiency Test Requirement: TOEFL/IELTS.

Location: Seattle, WA 98105, USA

Website: http://www.cs.washington.edu

Rank #9: Cornell University

Cornell University offers Computer Science (M.S.), Computer Science (Ph.D.).

GRE general test required for both MS and Ph.D. program.

English Language requirement for Non-native English speakers TOEFL. Scores on the Writing, Listening, and Reading components must be 24 or higher and 28 or higher for the Speaking component.

Location: Ithaca, NY 14850, USA

Website: http://gradschool.cornell.edu/

Rank #10: University of Texas at Austin

The University of Texas at Austin offers both MS and Ph.D. degrees.

Official Test Scores required (GRE, TOEFL, IELTS).

Location: Austin, TX 78712, USA

School of Information Website: https://www.ischool.utexas.edu/

Rank #11: California Institute of Technology (Caltech)

Caltech Department of Computing + Mathematical Sciences offers M.S. degree in Computer Science & Degree of Doctor of Philosophy.

GRE, TOEFL/IELTS Test Required.

Location: 1200 E California Blvd, Pasadena, CA 91125, USA

Website: http://www.cms.caltech.edu/

Rank #12: Georgia Institute of Technology

Georgia Tech Computer Science Degree Type Offered M.S & Ph.D. in computer science.

Test of English as a Foreign Language — or TOEFL. Minimum Score Required:- Paper-based: 600, Computer-based: 250, Internet-based: 100.

GRE- General Test: Required *The GRE is NOT required for the Online Masters in Computer Science.

Location: North Ave NW, Atlanta, GA 30332, USA

Website: http://www.gatech.edu/

Rank #13: Columbia University

Columbia University offers MS in Computer Science Program.

TOEFL score required minimum 101. For IELTS, 7 is the recommended score for admission.

GPA minimum of 3.3 (out of 4) is required.

Location: 116th St & Broadway, New York, NY 10027, USA

Website: http://www.cs.columbia.edu/

Rank #14: University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

The Master of Science (M.S.) in computer science is a research-oriented degree that requires 28 credit hours of coursework and 4 credit hours of thesis.

TOEFL iBT greater than 102 TOEFL CBT greater than 253 TOEFL PBT greater than 610

IELTS (academic exam) greater than 6.5 with a score of 6 or higher in all sub-sections.

Location: Champaign, IL, USA

Website: http://cs.illinois.edu/

Rank #15: New York University (NYU)

Tandon School of Engineering at New York University provides a highly adaptive MS in Computer Science program.

Also offers Ph.D. courses in computer science.

Minimum TOEFL score of 90 on the internet-based test or an overall band of 7.0 on IELTS.

Location: New York, NY 10003, USA

Website: http://engineering.nyu.edu/

Rank #16: Yale University

The programs available to study at Yale University Computer Science are Master of Science (MS) program & Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D.) degree.

Location: New Haven, CT 06520, USA

Website: http://cpsc.yale.edu

Rank #17: University of Pennsylvania

The Department of Computer and Information Science (CIS) offers a total of six degrees at the masters and doctoral levels.

A total score of at least 100 is expected for the internet-based exam. (IELTS) with a score of at least 7.5. General Test score required.

Location: Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA

Website: http://www.cis.upenn.edu

Rank #18: University of California, San Diego (UCSD)

Computer science is offered in both Master and Ph.D. degree. Majors in Computer science MS plans are available in three:  Thesis Plan, Comprehensive Standard Plan, or Comprehensive Interdisciplinary Plan.

GRE General Test is required.

TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language) is required for English language proficiency.

Location: 9500 Gilman Dr, La Jolla, CA 92093, USA

Website: http://cse.ucsd.edu/

Rank #19: University of Michigan

Location: 500 S State St, Ann Arbor, MI 48109, USA

Website: https://umich.edu/

Rank #20: University of Maryland, College Park

University of Maryland provides Computer Science Degree in two: M.S. And P.HD.

TOEFL/IELTS/PTE required for international graduate students.

Graduate Record Examination (GRE) required.

TOEFL: 100 Speaking 22; Listening 24; Reading 26; Writing:24.

IELTS Overall 7.0 Listening 7; Reading:7; Writing:7; Speaking :6.5 PTE: 68

Location: College Park, MD 20742, USA

Website: www.cs.umd.edu/grad

Rank #21: University of Southern California(USC)

Conditional admission for international students is possible through the Pre-Master’s program offered through University of Southern California International Academy. GRE is required which can be provided later. The application may be submitted with the GRE scores section left blank.

The TOEFL iBT or IELTS is a required application material, there is no minimum TOEFL iBT or IELTS score required for admission to the Viterbi School. However, from exemption from additional language requirement course in USC  TOEFL 90 or higher on the TOEFL iBT ( minimum score of 20 in each section). IELTS  6.5 is minimum score (minimum score of 6 in each section)

Location: Los Angeles, CA 90007, USA

Website: https://gapp.usc.edu/

Rank #22: Boston University

The Department of Computer Science offers BA/MS program, Master’s degree program, and Ph.D. Program.

GRE General Test is required.

English Proficiency Minimum Scores Requirement  TOEFL Overall: 90. Minimum section scores: Reading: 21; Listening: 18; Speaking: 23; Writing: 22. Students interested in Teaching or Research fellowships are encouraged to provide an overall score of 100 on the TOEFL. IELTS Overall: 7.0. Students interested in Teaching or Research fellowships are encouraged to provide an overall score of 7.5 on the IELTS.

Location: Boston, MA 02215, USA

Website: http://www.bu.edu

Rank #23: Duke University

Degree offered: M.S., Ph.D. in Computer Science

English Proficiency requirement: 577 for paper-based TOEFL, 90 for an Internet-based TOEFL, 7.0 for the IELTS.

GRE Test Score Required.

Location: Durham, NC 27708, USA

Website: https://gradschool.duke.edu

Rank #24: Johns Hopkins University

The Master of Science in Engineering (M.S.E.) is a full-time course offered by the Department of Computer Science.

GRE Test is required.

For International applicants, TOEFL score is required.

Location: Baltimore, MD 21218, USA

Website: https://engineering.jhu.edu

Rank #25: Pennsylvania State University

University offers Integrated B.S./M.S. Program in Computer Science, M.S. Program in Computer Science.

Graduate Record Examinations (GRE) and/or the GRE subject test in computer science required.

TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language) or the IELTS (International English Language Testing System) is acceptable and English proficiency requirement. The minimum acceptable score for the TOEFL is 550 for the paper-based test, 213 for the computer-based test, or a total score of 80 with a 19 on the speaking section for the internet-based test. The minimum composite score for the IELTS is 6.5.

Location: Old Main, State College, PA 16801, USA

Website: http://www.psu.edu/


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