The Computer Science and Engineering programme from Hamad Bin Khalifa University aims to equip students with up-to-date knowledge of computer science and engineering, as well as the methods, tools, and technologies needed to explore this rapidly evolving field.
The program provides a broad, multidisciplinary and research-intensive education at the boundary of computer science and engineering, while providing specialization streams in contemporary fields that are globally important and relevant to Qatar.
These fields can include systems and computer security, software engineering, computational sciences, computer systems, architecture and very-large-scale integration (VLSI), robotics machine perception, sensing technologies, human-computer interface (HCI), ‘big data’ and data analytics, machine learning and artificial intelligence, computer vision and graphics, as well as wireless and mobile computing and networking, bioinformatics and health informatics.
- Research Methods and Ethics in ICT
- Applied Data Analytics
- Principles of Computer System Design
- Advanced Algorithms and Data Structures
- 36 months
Start dates & application deadlines
- Apply before , National
- Apply before , International
DisciplinesBioinformatics Software Engineering Machine Learning
- Applicants seeking admission to the PhD Computer Science and Engineering should have a master’s degree from a recognized university with a strong academic record (minimum 3.0 GPA or equivalent) in any of the following areas: Computer science, information systems, engineering, mathematics and related fields. Applicants with prior research experience are strongly preferred.
- Applicants are required to submit an IELTS score of 6.5 or a TOEFL score of 79 to demonstrate their proficiency in English.
- Applicants are required to submit a GRE score at the time of application
International25063 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 75190 USD for the full programme during 36 months.
National25063 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 75190 USD for the full programme during 36 months.
QAR 273,750 per full
Living costs for Ar Rayyan
The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.
Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.
Apply and win up to €10000 to cover your tuition fees.
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Updated over a year ago
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