Computer Science and Engineering
CUHK-Shenzhen is committed to carrying out cutting-edge research in the fields of Computer Science and Engineering. To realize this goal, faculties and scholars of high-caliber have been globally recruited; curriculum has been meticulously designed with advanced teaching and research facility. In this programme, machine learning, artificial intelligence and data science will be the key application directions. Students will acquire a solid foundation in math and extend knowledge in cross-disciplinary applications. They will also master the knowledge and skills of computer which enable them to obtain strong analysis, design, programming and application capabilities of computer systems.
Graduates will be capable to excel in computer in various fields of society, and in pursuing research and development in academia.
In this programme, 75% of the 2019 graduates went to world-class universities for further study, and 22% of them were to pursue PhD degrees. Graduates study for a master's degree at prestigious universities such as Columbia University, Yale University, Carnegie Mellon University, University of California, Berkeley, The University of Chicago, University of Melbourne, The University of Hong Kong, The Chinese University of Hong Kong. 20% chose to work after graduation, mostly employed by large multinational corporations and unicorn companies, such as Microsoft, Tencent and SenseTime. The proportion of students who chose to start a business was 1.7%.