University of Birmingham

University of Birmingham

Advanced Computer Science

This course is for students who have found their undergraduate study stimulating but want to learn more and develop their independence before the next stage of their careers. This degree allows students to deepen their knowledge of computing through extensive, individually supervised project work.

Entry requirements

At least a 2.1 degree or an international equivalent in computer science or a closely related discipline and a solid foundation in programming are required. Knowledge of object-oriented programming will be a strong asset. Students who have not studied in English must pass a recognised English test.

Course modules

The core modules of the degree are: research skills; 1st semester mini-project; 2nd semester mini-project; Summer Master's project.

Assessment methods

Mini-projects and a dissertation are individually supervised by a member of our research-active staff.

Sponsorship information

Scholarships may be available to home and international students.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 7,200 per Year 1 (EU) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 7,200 per Year 1 (England) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 19,200 per Year 1 (International) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 7,200 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 7,200 per Year 1 (Scotland) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 7,200 per Year 1 (Wales) 1 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Edgbaston Campus Birmingham B15 2TU West Midlands

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Postgraduate Admissions
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0121 414 5488