Taught course

Computer Science: Informatique

Swansea University · Department of Computer Science

Entry requirements

A 2:1 in a computer science undergraduate degree (or equivalent). IELTS 6.0 (with a minimum of 5.5 in each component) or equivalent English test.

Months of entry


Course content

Swansea University and Université Grenoble Alpes offer two Dual Award MSc degrees in Computer Science: Informatique. Both lead to degrees from both Universities and both are two academic years (September/October to June/July) long - one year in Swansea, and one year in Grenoble (normally taught in English though you can choose French if you are sufficiently fluent). However, the two schemes offer different specialisms in the second year - and your choice should be based on the specialisms that interest you.

The Grenoble route scheme starts in Grenoble and finishes in Swansea - and the available specialisms are:

  • Mobile Systems
  • Big Data, Graphics and Visualisation
  • Theory and Foundations
  • Software Technology

The Swansea route starts in Swansea and finishes in Grenoble - and the available specialisms are:

  • Advanced Information Systems and Software Engineering
  • AI and the Web
  • Graphics, Vision and Robotics
  • Data Science
  • High-Confidence Embedded and Cyberphysical Systems
  • Parallel, Distributed and Embedded Systems
  • Ubiquitous and Interactive Systems

Information for international students

Since its foundation in 1920, Swansea University has embraced opportunities to think globally. The vibrant mix of nationalities and cultures on campus greatly enriches our learning and teaching environment. We understand the type of support our international students need to help them settle into student life in a new country.

Fees and funding

You may be eligible for funding to help support your study. To find out about scholarships, bursaries and other funding opportunities that are available please visit the University's scholarships and bursaries page: www.swansea.ac.uk/postgraduate/scholarships

Qualification, course duration and attendance options

  • MSc
    full time
    24 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification

Course contact details

Swansea University Postgraduate
+44 (0)1792 295358