Nottingham Trent University

Nottingham Trent University

Computer Science

This course is designed to give students the opportunity to develop research skills in a computing area that meets their interests and career development needs; it allows students to combine material from any of the taught Master's courses with an extended research project over a 1 year period.

Entry requirements

A UK Honours degree (minimum 2.1) or equivalent in a related discipline such as computer science or information communication technology; applications are also invited from mature students with non-traditional qualifications; students must produce a research proposal as part of their application; international students need IELTS 6.5 (with minimum of 5.5 in reading, listening, speaking and writing).

Course modules

Core modules: research methods; research project. Optional modules: 3 dimensional games algorithms; advanced software engineering; applied artificial intelligence; business operations and reliability management; computing systems; digital 3 dimensions; enterprise computing; enterprise systems management; entrepreneurial leadership and project management; games prototyping; global business management; internet development; internet programming; software engineering; multimedia applications and computer aided learning; wireless communications and mobile networking.

Assessment methods

Assessment is primarily coursework based and takes a variety of forms.


Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MRes Full-time September 2016 - 1 years
MRes Part-time September 2016 - 2 years
MRes Full-time January 2017 - 1 years
MRes Part-time January 2017 - 2 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Clifton Campus Nottingham NG11 8NS East Midlands

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