Taught course

Computer Science with Speech and Language Processing

University of Sheffield · Department of Computer Science

Entry requirements

Minimum 2:1 undergraduate honours degree in a relevant subject, such as computer science, engineering, linguistics, mathematics or psychology.

Months of entry


Course content

Learn skills that will change lives from experts in the fields of speech technology and natural language processing.

Course description

Speech and language technology is being transformed by exciting developments in artificial intelligence, including deep learning and generative models such as ChatGPT.

Our world-leading speech and language research staff will help you to understand these technologies and develop the skills needed to apply them to real-world problems.

Applying for this course

We use a staged admissions process to assess applications for this course. You'll still apply for this course in the usual way, using our Postgraduate Online Application Form.


This course is accredited by the British Computer Society (BCS). The course partially meets the requirements for Chartered Information Technology Professional (CITP) and partially meets the requirements for Chartered Engineer (CEng).

Please see our University website for the most up-to-date course information: https://www.sheffield.ac.uk/postgraduate/taught/courses

Information for international students

English language requirements

Overall IELTS score of 6.5 with a minimum of 6.0 in each component, or equivalent.

For more information about entry requirements for international students, please visit https://www.sheffield.ac.uk/international/applying/postgraduate-taught

Fees and funding

UK students
International students

Qualification, course duration and attendance options

  • MSc
    full time
    12 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification

Course contact details

Postgraduate Admissions Tutor
+44 (0)114 222 1800