Entry requirements

To join this MSc you should have a degree equivalent to UK second class honours (2:2 or above), comprising 50% or more of content in a computing discipline. Equivalent knowledge gained in alternative ways, for example through professional experience or completion of BCS Professional Diploma in IT (Level 6), is also accepted for entry to this programme.

Months of entry

January, September

Course content

This Masters degree in Computing is for anyone who wants to study a wide-ranging and practical course in Computing. You will learn practical skills of information security management, databases, programming, and project management, studying within an intellectually stimulating and supportive environment, gaining the practical skills and knowledge to embark on a career in IT. You will benefit from the experience of highly qualified academics, whose research and engagement with the IT community informs and enhances their teaching.

Fees and funding

Fee Tuition fees for full-time study on this MSc are: £4,860 for UK and EU students and £12,500 for international students enrolling on the programme in academic year 2017/18; £5,040 for UK and EU students and £12,750 for international students enrolling on the programme in academic year 2018/19. Tuition fees for part-time study on this MSc are: £27 per credit for UK and EU students enrolling on the programme in academic year 2017/18, i.e. £540 per 20 credit module. £28 per credit for UK and EU students enrolling on the programme in academic year 2018/19, i.e. £560 per 20 credit module. 180 credits are required to complete a Masters degree.The University may administer a small inflationary rise in part-time postgraduate tuition fees in subsequent academic years as you progress through the course.

Qualification and course duration

MSc

part time
24 months
full time
12 months

Assessment

Your vocational capability, academic critical thinking and intellectual development will be assessed throughout the programme. This is achieved through a combination of coursework, case studies, problem-solving exercises and examinations. You may be assessed individually or in a group.

Course contact details

Phone
+44(0)1695 575171