Duration of Study
The MSc(CompSc) programme is offered in both full-time and part-time modes.
There are 3 semesters in an academic year, i.e. semester 1: September – December, semester 2: January – May and the summer semester: June – August.
The curriculum in full-time mode shall take a minimum of 4 semesters of study (i.e. from September 2019 to December 2020). The maximum period of study is two years.
For the part-time mode, the curriculum shall normally take eight semesters of study, and the maximum period of study is three years.
Classes are usually conducted in weekday evenings from 7:00 p.m., or during weekends. Some courses will be offered mainly for full-time students in weekday daytime.