Frequently Asked Questions

Who should apply?

Undergraduate or Master’s students with a strong academic record in an accredited full-time program in computer science, computer engineering, or a closely related discipline.

What background is expected of successful applicants?

While there is no minimal number of credit hours required, we expect attendees to be familiar with the material typically taught in the first two years of a full-time computer science/engineering program.

What if I am available for a subset of the days? Can I attend partially?

Unfortunately no. Students are expected to commit for the entire duration.

What is the language used at the school?

All instruction and interaction will be in English.

How big will classes be / how many students will be in the program?

Approximately 120.

What will be the benefits and takeaways from attending the school?

You will be exposed to state-of-the-art research in computer science, with a focus on emerging trends. You will have the opportunity to interact one-on-one with internationally leading scientists from three of the foremost academic institutions in research and higher learning in the US and in Europe. You will get a sense of what it is like to pursue a research career in computer science.

Will the school take place remote or in-person?

We are currently planning for a physical CMMRS 2021 but will be monitoring the pandemic very closely and adjusting the format as needed.