Taught course

Computer Science

Oxford Brookes University · Department of Computing and Communication Technologies
MScMSc with PlacementPGDipPGCert

Entry requirements

You should normally hold a first degree equivalent to at least a British lower second class bachelor's degree in a computer-related subject. If your first degree is not in computing but you have worked in the computing industry you can also be considered. If you have no experience or degree in a computing related discipline then you should consider our MSc in Computing.

Months of entry


Course content

BCS accredited MSc (CITPFL, partial CEng)

Our BCS accredited MSc in Computer Science provides you with a diverse range of skills so that you will be able to produce optimal solutions in complex, multi-discipline projects which are increasingly widespread in industry.

Examples of such projects include web technology combining networking, human-computer interface and intelligent systems, and high-speed networks using concepts from artificial intelligence and requiring intelligent front ends.

This course is aimed at recent graduates and those with substantial experience in the computing industry who want to gain a qualification that develops their expertise.

Information for international students

If your first language is not English you will require a minimum IELTS score of 6.0 with 6.0 in all components.

Qualification and course duration


full time
12 months
part time
24 months

MSc with Placement

part time
36 months
full time
24 months


full time
6 months
part time
18 months


part time
6 months
full time
3 months

Course contact details

School of Engineering, Computing and Mathematics
+44 (0) 1865 485706