Computing Science

Key information

  • Progress to the 2nd year of SFU’s Bachelor of Science (Computer Science) degree program. This program provides the foundation for further study in many aspects of computing to help you choose your area of specialization for your undergraduate degree.
  • The School of Computing Science values forming partnerships with industry and business that benefit everyone. SFU industry and business partners have access to some of the world’s leading computing science researchers through joint research partnerships and networking events. These partners also help prepare our students for employment through co-op and professional development opportunities.
  • Your instructors during the pathway are highly qualified and certified to ensure students have the very best preparation for the demands of higher education in Canada. Each program area offers small class sizes, diverse courses, and volunteering opportunities. All of which combined, maximize the learning opportunities, growth of creativity, and the student’s passion.
  • Vancouver has something for everyone. This is why it is consistently ranked as one of the world’s best cities. Whether it’s a cosmopolitan nightlife, rich cultural attractions or unparalleled access to nature, elevate your life in the 3rd most livable city in the world.
  • A dedicated Student Success Team will ensure you're supported as you transition to life in Canada from Japan, both inside and outside the classroom.

English language entry requirements

IELTS: 5.5; 4.5 RWLS

Academic requirements

GPA: 3.0; Y3: 4 Subjects, 4.0 Mathematics, 1 Science




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