About MS(R) Program

MS by research isa research oriented masters program, where student need to do 20 credit of course work, rest of the time is spend in working on a research problem. Typically student spend 2 semesters in course work, and 2-4 semesters in doing research. An MS(R) degree can be a stepping stone for a PhD degree or a reseaech career.

IIT Ropar also provide choice to enrolled MS(R) students to PhD program during first two semesters, given student has maintined a CGPA of more than 8.

Minimum Qualifications:

B. Tech. in Computer science or allied branches with GATE score in CS & IT.  MS(R) admissions are offerred in both even semester as well as in odd semester.


Typical course plan:

There is no core course for MS(R). Student may chose the courses according to his area of interest. 

Semetsre 1 Elective 1
  Elective 2
  Elective 3
Semester 2 Elective 4
  Elective 5
  Elective 6
Semester 3 Research work
Semester 4 Research work