University of Sheffield

University of Sheffield

Advanced Computer Science (Enterprise Computing)

Through innovative project work, you�ll learn how to apply your specialism in an enterprise or business environment. Core modules include a fast-paced introduction to topics in processing, software engineering, e-commerce, intelligent web design and computer security.

Entry requirements

Minimum 2.1 honours degree in computer science, software engineering or a closely related subject. English language requirements: overall IELTS grade 6.5 with a minimum of 6.0 in each component.

Course modules

Core modules: object-oriented programming and software design; research methods and professional issues; dissertation project; plus three from: software development for mobile devices; computer security and forensics; intelligent web; java E-commerce. Optional modules: text processing; modelling and simulation of natural systems; speech processing; theory of distributed systems; third dimensional (3D) computer graphics; testing and verification in safety-critical systems; machine learning and adaptive intelligence; software and hardware verification; speech technology; virtual environments and computer games technology; natural language processing; network performance analysis.

Assessment methods

You�re assessed on exams, coursework assignments and a dissertation, which you�ll complete over the summer.


Qualification Study mode Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time £ 10,300 per Whole course (home fees) 12 months
MSc Full-time £ 18,750 per Whole course (overseas fees) 12 months

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Main Site Sheffield S10 2TN Yorkshire and the Humber

Key information

Postgraduate Admissions
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0114 222 1800