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Minimum second-class honours degree or international equivalent in computer science or another numerate discipline (eg mathematics, physics, engineering).
Some programming or database experience is normally required.
Other disciplines who have significant programming experience should contact us to discuss applying for this course.
Months of entry
Our MSc Advanced Computer Science with Big Data gives you the skill set needed in a range of industries. You'll gain an understanding of the new challenges posed by the big data revolution, particularly in relation to its modelling, storage and access.
Big data is of growing importance in businesses and society in general. A skills shortage in this area means companies are willing to pay high salaries for the right skill set (The Guardian Career Choices).
Opportunities for graduates exist in a range of industries such as finance, films and games, pharmaceuticals, health care, consumer products and public services. Our MSc Advanced Computer Science with Big Data gives you the skill set needed.
You'll gain an understanding of the new challenges posed by the big data revolution, particularly in relation to its modelling, storage and access.
Information for international students
You must have an English language minimum score of IELTS 6.0 (with no component below 5.5).
Fees and funding
Qualification, course duration and attendance options
- full time12 months
- Campus-based learningis available for this qualification
Course contact details
- PGT Admissions Team
- +44 (0)141 574 5147