Glasgow Caledonian University

Glasgow Caledonian University

Computer Science

This MSc equips you with the skills necessary to fully understand cloud and modern mobile computing using industry standard platforms such as Java and .NET. the programme is hosted by the Software Engineering Group within the department of Computing Communications and Interactive Systems.

Entry requirements

UK Honours degree 2.2 (or equivalent) in computer science or computer engineering; if entry requirements are not met a place may be offered on the MSc Information Technology programme, subject to availability.

Course modules

Advanced software development and application lifecycle management; project management; research methods and ethics; mobile and ubiquitous computing; web services and cloud computing; Master's project.

Assessment methods

Assessment is used to demonstrate achievement of learning outcomes. Methods of assessment include unseen written examinations, coursework assignments (individual and group-based) and written class tests and/or reports. When assessing the MSc, the project, dissertation and presentation are all expected deliverables.


Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time £ 4,200 per Academic year (home fees) 12 months
MSc Full-time £ 12,000 per Academic year (overseas fees) 12 months
MSc Full-time £ 4,200 per Academic year (EU fees) 12 months
Full-time £ 650 per Module (home fees) 9 months

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Glasgow Caledonian University Glasgow G4 0BA Scotland

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Key information

Postgraduate Admissions Team
Telephone number: 
0141 331 8640