London Metropolitan University

London Metropolitan University

Computer Science

The combination of computer science education on an advanced level, preparation for professional certification in Java technologies from Oracle, and work experience, enhances your employability and career opportunities. The course will also bring you to the forefront of modern theories, technologies and computing practices in cloud computing, big data analytics, semantic web, multimedia streaming, mobile and wireless computing. It is designed to provide you with the necessary expertise needed to develop complex analytical models, to use advanced software technologies and to implement contemporary solutions which incorporate modern online information processing.

Entry requirements

A lower 2nd Class Honours degree in mathematics, computer science, software engineering, computing or a closely related discipline, or a Pre-Master in computing and technology. Graduates without a computing degree will need evidence of considerable computer-based experience or a substantial element of computer studies within a different qualification. Working knowledge of one Object-Orientated Programming language (such as Java, C++ or C# )and some web design and database skills. A pass in English Language at GCSE at grade C or above, all applicants must be able to demonstrate proficiency in the English language

Course modules

Modules include: Relational and object database development; web, cloud and pervasive computing; enterprise component development; artificial intelligence applications; discrete structures and algorithms; research and development skills.

Assessment methods

The assessment combines individual coursework assignments, academic and professional examinations, work appraisals and project evaluation.


Qualification Study mode Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time £ 7,965 per Academic year (home fees) 1 years
MSc Full-time £ 11,700 per Academic year (overseas fees) 1 years
MSc Part-time £ 885 per Module (home fees) 1 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Holloway Islington N7 8DB South East

Key information

Postgraduate Admissions
Telephone number: 
020 7133 4202