Taught course

Advanced Computing - Machine Learning, Data Mining and High-Performance Computing

Institution
University of Bristol · Department of Computer Science
Qualifications
MSc

Entry requirements

An upper second-class honours degree with a final average of 65 per cent or above (or international equivalent) in computer science or a related discipline. Strong performance in core computer science units is essential. Good programming skills are also required.

Months of entry

September

Course content

Machine learning, data mining and high-performance computing are concerned with the automated analysis of large-scale data by computer, in order to extract the useful knowledge hidden in it. Using state-of-the-art artificial intelligence methods, this technology builds computer systems capable of learning from past experience, allowing them to adapt to new tasks, predict future developments and provide intelligent decision support.

This programme is aimed at giving you a solid grounding in machine learning, data mining and high-performance computing technology. It aims to equip you with the skills necessary to apply these tools and techniques to solving complex scientific and business problems.

Qualification and course duration

MSc

full time
12 months

Course contact details

Name
Postgraduate Admissions Team
Email
choosebristol-pg@bristol.ac.uk