Entry requirements

You should have a first or strong second-class bachelor’s honours degree or international equivalent.

To apply for this course you may have an undergraduate degree in any subject.

You will also need to have studied mathematics to at least A level standard or an international equivalent.

We may make an offer based on a lower grade if you can provide evidence of your suitability for the degree.

Months of entry

September

Course content

Gain practical and theoretical knowledge of computer science to complement your first degree. You’ll be prepared for a wide range of careers in technology.

This course is designed to match the growing need for graduates who are trained in one discipline and are also skilled in computer science. You’ll gain a strong foundation in programming, software development and contemporary themes in the industry.

You’ll learn a broad overview of computer science, with opportunities to specialise in a number of different research areas.

You will study in a research-led department with a supportive postgraduate community. You’ll learn in our bespoke computer laboratory and be exposed to the latest ideas and technology in the industry. The department has strong links to industry both nationally and internationally.

With computer science forming an essential part of a number of key industries, our MSc graduates are highly sought after by employers.

You’ll gain the knowledge and transferable skills for a career in a wide range of industries, or for further study at PhD or EngD level. Graduates from the department have gone on to work in a wide variety of sectors, including IT consultancy, software development, banking and education.

Information for international students

English language requirements

  • IELTS: 6.5 overall with no less than 6.0 in all components
  • The Pearson Test of English Academic (PTE Academic): 62 with no less than 59 in any element
  • TOEFL IBT: 90 overall with a minimum 21 in all 4 components

Fees and funding

Learn more via the fees and funding page.

Qualification and course duration

MSc

full time
12 months

Course contact details

Name
Admissions
Email
pgtadmissions@bath.ac.uk
Phone
+44 (0)1225 385 115