Taught course

Advanced Computer Science

University of Sussex · School of Engineering and Informatics

Entry requirements

You should normally have an upper second-class (2.1) undergraduate honours degree or above.

You are suited to this course if your qualification is in computing, science, mathematics or engineering and you have significant computing experience. You’ll also be considered if you are a mature applicant with relevant experience.

Months of entry


Course content

This course is for you if you want to develop a career in the IT industry, research or academia.
You’ll work with tomorrow’s computer systems. Learn from experts in the Department of Informatics and gain from our links in the software engineering field.
Advances across platforms, networks and computers mean new challenges. These dwarf the problems computer science has solved up to now. To meet these challenges, computing needs skilled scientists in system design.
You’ll work in an intellectually stimulating environment with research ranging from computer science to digital media to e-business.

Qualification, course duration and attendance options

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

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