Best Universities for CS in Canada
- University of Toronto
- University of British Columbia
- University of Waterloo
- McGill University
- Queens University
- University of Alberta
- Simon Fraser University
- University of Calgary
- McMaster University
- University of Montreal
There are 20+ Universities offering courses in CS.
Numerous US banks and companies have opened their development center in Montreal (like Bank of America Merrill Lynch, Morgan Stanley, Goldman Sachs..).
Higher education in Canada
is cheaper as compared to US and cost of living is low (as compared to the US).
The University of Toronto
is one of the finest Universities in the world for many courses like Engineering, MBA, Economics, Sciences. It's the best University in Canada and Top 10 in the world for a number of majors. There are various Fortune 500 companies which employ most of the CS graduates.
For admission to University of British Columbia (Computer Science):
Application & Documents Deadline: December 15. GRE is NOT required. Score from one of the exam TOEFL / IELTS / PTE / MELAB / CAEL is required (there is a minimum required score for each exam) from students of countries where native English is not the primary language. Min. score required for TOEFL is 100.
McGill University (CS):
All Ph.D. students and most of Masters students are funded either through personal scholarships, McGill scholarships, research assistantships, or teaching assistantships (Montreal is a beautiful place to live!). GRE is required for all students who have not completed a degree in Canada. The School of Computer Science currently stands second in Canada for its research funding.
University of Calgary
For admission to MS program you must have a TOEFL score of 97 (or IELTS score of 7.0). Strong GRE is highly recommended. Your GPA for last two years of BS degree must be >3.3. (students having lower GPA might have a chance if they have strong GRE and other credentials). It is expected that students have completed
requisite BS level courses in Computer science in their previous degree.
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