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M.E. in Computer Science

At a glance

  • 3 year programme
  • 6 semesters

The Master of Engineering (M.E) programme in Computer Science (CS) is a full-time degree programme. This programme is designed to be flexible, modern, and rigorous, along the lines of successful higher degree programmes of International Institute of Information Technology, Bangalore (IIIT-B) and other universities of international repute, and aligned with recommendations of bodies such as IEEE and ACM. This programme is suitable for candidates aspiring to prepare themselves for a doctoral degree programme, or for a career in the IT industry.

Input Qualifications

The following are the minimum eligibility requirements for admission to the M.E. programme in CS:

  • B.E. (Hons.) degree of MIIT.
  • Bachelor’s degree offered by Universities of Computer Studies/Computer Universities of Myanmar
  • Bachelor’s degree offered by Technology Universities in Myanmar in the areas of Computers, IT, Electronics, and Mechatronics
  • Bachelor’s degree in Computers, IT, Electronics, and Mechatronics from recognised universities outside Myanmar that are equivalent to the degrees offered by MIIT and other universities in Myanmar

Duration of the Programme

The curriculum of the programme is for a notional duration of 3 years (6 semesters). Students with a B.E. (Hons.) degree from MIIT will receive credit transfers and require a minimum of 68 credits. Students from other universities may also receive credits based on their transcript of performance in the bachelor’s degree programme. The final credit count cannot be lower than 68 credits, involving 4 semesters.

Application Process

Admissions to the M.E. programme in computer science will be done on the basis of merit of the candidate. Three main criteria for evaluating the merit of the candidate will be:

  • Performance in the computer-based entrance exam
  • Transcript of performance in the bachelor’s degree programme
  • A personal interview


The fees for the students will be as prescribed by the Ministry of Education, Government of the Republic of the Union of Myanmar.

Programme Structure

Course CodeCourse NameCourse Credits
CS 6101Object Oriented Concepts and Programming I4
CS 6102Software Engineering4
CS 6103Foundations of Computer Networks4
CS 6104Foundations of Data Structures & Algorithms4
LANG 6010English Language Skills I3
Course CodeCourse NameCourse Credits
CS 6105Foundations of Database Systems4
CS 6106Object Oriented Analysis & Design4
CS 6107Object Oriented Concepts and Programming II4
CS 6108Foundations of Discrete Mathematics4
LANG 6020English Language Skills II3
Course CodeCourse NameCourse Credits
CS 6109CS 6109Advanced Data Structures & Algorithms4
CS 6110Design & Analysis of Algorithms4
Course CodeCourse NameCourse Credits