Taught course

Computing (Specialism)

Institution
Imperial College London · Department of Computing
Qualifications
MSc

Entry requirements

The typical entrant has a good upper-second class or a first class honours degree in a science or engineering discipline, including Computing.

MSc in Computing (Architecture). MSc in Computing (Artificial Intelligence). MSc in Computing (Computational Management Science). MSc in Computing (Creative Industries). MSc in Computing (Distributed Systems). MSc in Computing (Machine Learning). MSc in Computing (Performance Modelling). MSc in Computing (Software Engineering). MSc in Computing (Visual Information Processing).

Months of entry

October

Course content

The MSc in Computing (Specialism) is a taught postgraduate course aimed at students with a good academic degree who may not have studied computing exclusively but who have studied a considerable amount of computing already.

Applicants who want to become a specialist in a particular area of computing and who want to take a first crucial training step towards that goal are the natural target for this course. The expectation of graduates is that this course enables them to have rewarding careers as specialist in an area of Computing.

This course is also a suitable preparation for PhD studies.
The specialisms are:
Architecture;
Artificial Intelligence;
Computational Management Science;
Creative Industries;
Distributed Systems;
Machine Learning;
Performance Modelling;
Software Engineering;
Visual Information Processing.

Qualification and course duration

MSc

full time
12 months

Assessment

AssessmentWhat kind of work will I be doing? (proportionally)
Written/ formal examinations50
Dissertation50

Course contact details

Name
MSc Admissions Office, Computing
Email
mscadmissions@doc.ic.ac.uk
Phone
+44 (0)20 7594 8303