Taught course

Computer Science

Staffordshire University · Computing and Digital Technologies

Entry requirements

An undergraduate honours degree (grade 2.2 or above in a related computing discipline from a UK University or the international equivalent).

If you do not meet the above but have significant appropriate experience, your application will be considered, provided that you satisfy the University that you are capable of responding to the challenge of postgraduate work.

Months of entry


Course content

Our Computer Science MSc combines the latest theory with hands-on experience with industry-standard hardware, software etc. From Business Analytics to mobile app development, you will explore a range of areas that will boost your employability or career.

We’ve designed this course based on the current industry demands and to take your understanding of computer science to the next level. You can tailor your course to your career aspirations, and use the core modules to meet the challenges of employer-driven needs, emerging markets, research etc.

Throughout the course, you’ll explore the ins and outs of the latest technology and feel confident applying your skills within the industry and commerce.

You’ll also have the chance to complete an industry placement or internship. Not only will this help you put theory into practice, but you’ll also have the edge over other applicants when you apply for jobs.

Qualification and course duration


full time
13 months
distance learning
13-25 months
13-25 months
part time
25 months

Further details of qualification

This course can be studied on campus, online or via distance learning.

Course contact details

Enquiries Team
+44(0) 1782 294 400