Taught course

Computing for Industry

Imperial College London · Department of Computing

Entry requirements

Entry to this course requires at least a second class Honours degree and current employment experience in the IT industry.

Months of entry

January, December, November, October, September, August, July, June, May, April, March, February

Course content

This MSc course is specifically designed for people already working in computing. It gives computing professionals an awareness of current technologies and the principles behind them so that they can lead effectively.

Students are able to specialise in state-of-the-art methods in a wide spectrum of areas in software engineering and related tools and technologies. This gives them an understanding of emerging research trends and an awareness of how they may be adapted in industrial applications.

Fees and funding

UK students
For up-to-date information please visit out website http://www3.imperial.ac.uk/studentfinance/tuitionfees

Qualification and course duration


full time
12 months
part time
48 months


AssessmentWhat kind of work will I be doing? (proportionally)
Written/ formal examinations57
Written coursework / continuous assessment10
Dissertation33 (20000 words)

Course contact details

Mr J. Jacobson