University of Liverpool

University of Liverpool

Big Data and High Performance Computing

The MSc in Big Data and High Performance Computing is designed to address this anticipated skills gap and provide those completing the programme with the necessary abilities (abilities which will be highly desirable within the employment market) to address big data centric problems in the context of HPC. The programme has been designed and operates in close collaboration with the Hartree High Performance Computing Centre and focuses on the practical application of Big Data and HPC technology.

Entry requirements

The minimum entry requirement is a 2.1 Honours degree (or above) in Computer Science or a closely related subject; applications from international students are welcome. International qualifications will be evaluated in line with the national recognition information centre (NARIC) guidelines; all applicants must have reached a minimum required standard of English language and are required to provide evidence of this.

Course modules

Core modules: research methods in computer science; applied algorithmic; data mining and visualisation; multi-core programming; big data analysis; big data group project; MSc project.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time September 2017 GBP 6,000 per Whole course (England) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2017 GBP 16,850 per Whole course (International) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2017 GBP 6,000 per Whole course (Northern Ireland) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2017 GBP 6,000 per Whole course (Scotland) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2017 GBP 6,000 per Whole course (Wales) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2017 GBP 6,000 per Whole course (EU) 1 years
MSc Part-time September 2017 GBP 6,000 per Whole course (Wales) 2 years
MSc Part-time September 2017 GBP 6,000 per Whole course (EU) 2 years
MSc Part-time September 2017 GBP 6,000 per Whole course (England) 2 years
MSc Part-time September 2017 GBP 6,000 per Whole course (Northern Ireland) 2 years
MSc Part-time September 2017 GBP 6,000 per Whole course (Scotland) 2 years
PgCert Full-time September 2017 - 1 years
PgCert Part-time September 2017 - 2 years
PgDip Full-time September 2017 - 1 years

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