Research course

Computer Science (by research)

University of York · Department of Computer Science
MSc by research

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Entry requirements

Applicants require a UK 2.1 or international equivalent in a relevant subject.

Months of entry

January, April, July, October

Course content

An MSc by research is taken in one year as a full-time student or in two years as a part-time student.

The degree is awarded following the successful completion of a period of research, including the submission of a thesis and its subsequent examination, together with a seminar.

The thesis is expected to display a particular knowledge of some part or aspect of the field of study, and to make a contribution to knowledge or understanding.

Qualification, course duration and attendance options

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

Course contact details

Postgraduate Administrator
+44 (0) 1904 325500