A UK 2:1 honours degree, or its international equivalent, in informatics, artificial intelligence, cognitive science, computer science, electrical engineering, linguistics, mathematics, philosophy, physics or psychology, plus experience in computer programming.
You must have a sufficient mathematical and informatics background for your chosen area of study.
Check whether your international qualifications meet our general entry requirements:
Months of entry
This MSc will give you specialist knowledge in the design, implementation and use of computing systems ranging from the components of a single processor to computer networks as vast as the internet.
You will gain a solid foundation in theoretical understanding and learn a wide variety of practical techniques that you could use in varied career settings.
Information for international students
To find out about the support offered to International Students at Edinburgh from arrival to graduation visit: http://wwww.ed.ac.uk/studying/international.
Fees and funding
Visit Scholarships and Student Funding Services at http://www.ed.ac.uk/student-funding.
Qualification and course duration
|Assessment||What kind of work will I be doing? (proportionally)|
|Written/ formal examinations||33|
|Written coursework / continuous assessment||17|
|Dissertation||50 (10000 words)|
Course contact details
- Informatics Teaching Organisation
- 0131 650 2706