University of Liverpool

University of Liverpool

Advanced Computer Science with Internet Economics

The programme offers a range of modern topics that range from optimisation and computational game theory to network games, and modern applications in electronic commerce, such as Google sponsored search auctions.

Entry requirements

The minimum entry requirement is a 2.2 Honours degree (or above) in a subject area closely related to computer science, economics, or the intersection of these 2 subject areas. Applicants with an economics (and related) Honours degree are required to have a mathematical element in their degree equivalent to 1st year undergraduate basic mathematics. All applicants must have reached a minimum required standard of English language, qualifications accepted include GCSE English; A-level English language; IELTS 6.5 (with a minimum of 5.5 in each component); TOEFL iBT 88 or above with minimum scores in components as follows: listening and writing 21, reading 22, speaking 23.

Course modules

Core modules: research methods in computer science; object oriented software development; optimisation; introduction to computational game theory; microeconomic theory; network games; computational auctions and mechanism design; Msc project. Optional modules: web programming; advanced algorithmic techniques; applied algorithmics; data mining; multi-agent systems; technologies for e-commerce.


Qualification Study mode Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time £ 5,300 per Academic year (home fees) 1 years
MSc Full-time £ 15,700 per Academic year (overseas fees) 1 years
PgDip Full-time £ 5,300 per Academic year (home fees) 1 years
PgCert Full-time £ 5,300 per Academic year (home fees) 1 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
City Centre Campus Liverpool L3 5PS North West

Key information

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0151 794 5927