An upper second-class honours degree (or international equivalent) in any subject other than computer science. Competence in mathematics must be demonstrated, with at least a good grade in GCSE mathematics or preferably with A-level mathematics or equivalent university-level experience.
Months of entry
This MSc conversion programme is for those with little or no previous academic computing experience and is designed for students coming from a variety of academic backgrounds. The aims of this programme are to build:
- an understanding of the theoretical basis of computer science, and its importance in software development;
- an understanding of the underlying principles of computer systems and their applications;
- a foundation in professional standards of analysis, design, implementation, testing and documentation in software development;
- an appreciation of the current state and future directions of technological advances in computer science.
Information for international students
Further information on funding for prospective UK, EU and international postgraduate students.
Fees and funding
Further information on funding for prospective UK, EU and international postgraduate students is available from the Student Funding Office.
Qualification and course duration
Course contact details
- Postgraduate Admissions
- 0117 954 5130