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Why the School of Computer Science at McGill University?

McGill University is the top research university in Canada (tied with U. of Toronto, based Macleans's 2005 rankings) and is the only Canadian university to rank among the top 25 universities in the world (based on Times 2005 rankings). The School of Computer Science currently stands second in Canada for its research funding. Our professors have received most of the top awards in Computer Science, while our students go on to become top-notch research and industry leaders.

In addition, McGill is located in Montreal, a city with a reputation for its cosmopolitan atmosphere, history, cultural and sport activities, and excellent restaurants.

For students considering starting an undergraduate (Bachelors) or graduate (Masters or Ph.D.) degree in Computer Science or Software Engineering, please visit our special pages for Prospective Students .

For further details on our academic programs, for current and prospective students, please follow these links: