Master in Computer Science

The demands of computer science specialists are inflated high as they support a wide range of industries including banking and finance, consumer electronics, entertainment telecommunication, manufacturing, precision farming and many more. Master of Computer Science is designed to equip students with skills and knowledges to keep up with the ever-changing advancement related to digital technologies. The programme will expose the students to important components like cyber security, data science, ICT infrastructures and advanced software engineering, the essential building blocks for supporting wide range of computer science application. The course contents cover in the programme are relevant and in-line with the needs to produce highly skilled workforce in the field related Computer Science. It is also suitable for candidates who plan to extend their academic qualification to next level.


The Master of Computer Science programme starts in September and February every year. Application is open throughout the year and can be done online via: https://oas.ia.unimas.my/


Semester 1

  • 3 core courses + 1 elective course

Semester 2

  • 2 core courses + 1 elective course

Semester 3

  • 1 core sourses + 1 project course

Core Courses

  • TMF6093   Research Methodology
  • TMF6044   ICT Infrastructures
  • TMQ6014  Cyber Security
  • TMV6014  Advanced Database
  • TMV6024  Advanced Software Engineering
  • TMV6044  Data Science

Specialisation Elective Courses

  • TMS6044 Project Management
  • TMS6084 Digital Economy
  • TMS6074 Quantitative Analysis for Business Decisions
  • TMS6054 Mobile Computing
  • TMS6034 Cloud Computing
  • TMS6094 Information Retrieval
  • TMS6024 Image Processing and Analysis
  • TMS6104 Information Technology Strategy and Governance
  • TMS6014 Data Visualisation

Project Course

  • TMV6069 Computer Science Project


Malaysian Student

Full-Time student RM 18,966.00
Part-Time Student RM 19,312.00

Student supported by the government, employer or other sponsor should bring confirmation letter by addressing to UNIMAS that the fee will be paid directly by the sponsor.

International Student RM 26,900.00


Dr Ling Yeong Tyng

Master of Computer Science (MCS)
Programme Coordinator (via Coursework)
Faculty of Computer Science and Information Technology
Universiti Malaysia Sarawak
94300 Kota Samarahan
Sarawak, Malaysia
Email: ytling@unimas.my | +6082 583713
Universiti Malaysia Sarawak,
94300, Kota Samarahan,
Sarawak, Malaysia
Email : corporate@unimas.my
Tel : +60 82 58 1000

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