MComp Computer Science

Society is in the midst of a digital revolution, from the smartphones we use to navigate our daily lives to the advances in artificial intelligence set to transform global industries.

The MComp Computer Science degree is a four-year, integrated Master's degree designed to develop the experience, skills, and knowledge to research, design, and develop a variety of software and hardware computing solutions for real-world problems.

Particular attention is paid to cutting-edge topics, such as artificial intelligence and machine learning, in addition to core computer science disciplines. As an integrated Master's student you can undertake advanced studies in topics such as artificial intelligence, programming, and computer vision. This aims to ensure that your studies are at the forefront of research in the field and meeting the needs of the computing industry. In addition, students are encouraged to work with academics on research projects as well as developing research skills that contribute toward independent project work with a significant research component.

This degree aims to provide a broad foundation in computer science and provides students with the chance to develop the mathematical, analytical, and problem-solving skills required to succeed in the challenging and exciting modern computing industry. The degree covers digital technologies such as big data, cloud computing, artificial intelligence, and robotics, which are currently driving advances in all aspects of the modern world. As such, those with expertise in these areas of computer science may find employment and develop careers in a wide range of sectors such as finance, healthcare, telecommunications, power and energy, and cyber security.

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  • Compulsory modules
  • Algorithms and Complexity
  • Computer Architectures
  • Maths for Computing
  • Object-Oriented Programming
  • Operating Systems
  • Problem Solving
  • Programming Fundamentals
  • Compulsory modules
  • Applied Programming Paradigms
  • Artificial Intelligence
  • Cloud Computing
  • Network Fundamentals
  • Scalable Database Systems
  • Team Software Engineering
  • User Experience Design
  • Compulsory modules
  • Big Data
  • Machine Learning
  • Parallel Programming
  • Project
  • Options modules
  • Autonomous Mobile Robotics
  • Cross-Platform Development
  • Cyber Security
  • Graphics
  • Image Processing
  • Logic and Computation
  • Physics Simulation
  • Virtual and Augmented Reality
  • Compulsory modules
  • MComp Research Project
  • Options modules
  • Advanced Artificial Intelligence
  • Advanced Programming
  • Computer Vision
  • Autonomous Mobile Robotics
  • Cyber Security
  • Graphics
  • Image Processing
  • Physics Simulation
  • Virtual and Augmented Reality
  • £16,200 Per Year

    International student tuition fee

    5 Years


    Sep 2024

    Start Month

    Aug 2024

    Application Deadline

    Upcoming Intakes

    • September 2024
    • September 2025

    Mode of Study

    • Full Time