University of Reading

University of Reading

Advanced Computer Science

* Join the next generation of data scientists high-ranking professionals in the world of big data * Develop in-depth knowledge on the analysis of data, data-driven knowledge discovery and advanced computing for big data * Part-time and flexible teaching modes available * Strong career prospects as big data analytics is the next frontier for innovation, competition and productivity **Computer Science at Reading** Computer Science offers a challenging, flexible scheme of study that is invigorated by the research interests and expertise of our academics, and by our strong links with local high-tech industry. Our excellent facilities include approximately 200 workstations with a virtual infrastructure for remote connection to a secure virtual private network, a Powerwall, a walk-in immersive virtual reality system and a big data computing cluster. Reading is at the centre of the Thames Valley on the M4 corridor, which is a major high-technology hub. Our ideal location provides many links with local industry and global companies. As a result of this, we have a particularly lively programme of both pure and applied research in a diverse range of topics. These include data science, big data analytics, machine learning, computational science and computer vision. We also have excellent placement and graduate job opportunities.

Course modules

Sample modules may include: * Data analytics and mining * Big data analytics * Cloud computing * Machine learning * Visual intelligence Check our website for more details of the course structure.


Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time September 2018 GBP 17,800 per Whole course (International) 12 Months
MSc Full-time September 2018 GBP 7,180 per Whole course (Home/EU) 12 Months
MSc Part-time September 2018 GBP 17,800 per Whole course (International) 24 Months
MSc Part-time September 2018 GBP 7,180 per Whole course (Home/EU) 24 Months

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
University of Reading RG6 6UR South East

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