Master of Science by Research (Computer Science)

Masters of Science in Computer Science in the Mathematical and Computing Sciences Group, Faculty of Science (FOS), is a programme that fosters pure and applied research in different areas of Computer Science. MSc by Research in Computer Science includes the elaboration of short projects in a broad range of pure and applied research topics. The research projects must be original, incorporate modern techniques and methods, and contribute to the advancements of the fields of Computer Science. Candidates will perform a research project under the supervision of Computer Science staff members.

Programme Details

Aims and Scope
The MSc Programme in Computer Science aims to make scientists with high level specialised training, in order to cover the increased needs of Industry in related aspects. Also, students wishing to continue their studies at a PhD level, will be able to prepare for the conduction of a PhD research on relevant topics.. Also, students wishing to continue their studies at a PhD level will be able to prepare for the conduction of PhD research on relevant topics. The scope of the Programme is to provide students the necessary specific scientific information, as well as to train them to develop their skills and analytical capabilities.

Students conduct an approved research project, with the supervision of one or more staff members. Upon completion of their research, they submit a Thesis, which normally does not exceed 60,000 words.


Areas of Research/ Specialisation

For more information

Contact:   Deputy Dean of Graduate and Research in FOS (nb.ude.dbu@sgninnej.semaj :liame- sgninneJ treboR semaJ .rD)

Complete programme details can also be found here .

Faculty Member and Contact Details

Research Interests

AP. S. M. N.Arosha Senanayake

Intelligent Healthcare Systems
Wireless Sensor Integration and Fusion
Motion Capture and Reconstruction
Brain Machine Interface
Virtual Interfacing Technologies

Mr. Chong Kim Onn

Open Source Software Development
Mobile Web-Based App Development

Pengiran Dr. Haji Nor Jaidi Pengiran Tuah

Recreational Computer Science

Dr. Haji Abdul Ghani Haji Naim

IPv6 Cryptography and Computer Security
Open Source Implementations
Graphics and Visualisation

Mr. Lim Sei Guan

Database Technologies and Design
Open source Applications and Technologies
Internet Marketing and Web Presence
Web Content Accessibility
Machine Translation

Dr. Daphne Lai Teck Ching

Data mining: Cluster Analysis, Fuzzy Clustering, Biomedical or Clinical Informatics
Artificial Intelligence: Applying Heuristics in Data Mining

Dr. Ong Wee Hong

Personal Robots
Ambient Intelligence

Dr. Owais Ahmed Malik

Machine Learning, Soft Computing, Knowledge Based Systems,
Intelligent Decision Support Systems for Rehabilitation Monitoring,
Big Data Analytics, Data Mining Wireless Body Area Network,
Biosignal Processing and Analysis, Applied Biomechanics

Dr. Rosyzie Anna Awg Hj Apong

Text Mining:  Recognition, Negation and Uncertainty mining