Taught course

Computing MSc

University of Huddersfield · School of Computing and Engineering

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Entry requirements

Entry requirements for this course are normally:

  • An Honours degree (2:2 or above) in business computing/IS/ICT-related subject or an equivalent professional qualification.
  • Other qualifications and/or experience that demonstrate appropriate knowledge and skills at an Honours degree level.
  • Substantial (3 years) relevant industry experience in a management role.

If your first language is not English, you will need to meet the minimum requirements of an English Language qualification. The minimum for IELTS is 6.0 overall with no element lower than 5.5, or equivalent will be considered acceptable. Read more about the University’s entry requirements for students outside of the UK on our Where are you from information pages.

Months of entry


Course content

This course is aimed at sharing advanced knowledge across a broad range of Computer Science modules. It is suitable for those who wish to enhance their computing skills in order to improve their contribution in an IT-related industry or to pursue R&D in academia.

We want to support you in making an impact into the field of Computer Science. This course has been designed to equip you with the advanced knowledge and skills to analyse, model, design, develop, implement and evaluate computer-based systems in a wide range of application environments to an equally high professional standard.

Today organisation’s critical work systems are linked to the information technology (IT) that supports them. The rapid growth of the internet and mobile industries has placed additional burdens on IT teams in organisations. These organisations now require developers to be aware both of the infrastructure of the internet/mobile networks and the enabling web/mobile technologies.

During this course, you’ll have access to:

  • Specialist computer packages
  • Lab facilities available 24/7

Graduates of this course will gain knowledge of systematic approaches, tools and techniques for systems development, and how to embed them all within suitable frameworks to enable success. Equipping you for fast-tracking your career in IT.

Fees and funding

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Qualification, course duration and attendance options

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

Course contact details

+44 (0)1484 473116