University of South Wales

University of South Wales

Mobile Computing

Our MSc Mobile Computing course provides an opportunity to learn the concepts of service and application creation, in a carrier-grade Next Generation Fixed/Mobile development environment. You will enhance your ability to develop and provide appropriate applications to users of the new mobile and wireless world, so information security will be a key theme. The course is supported by a state-of-the-art mobile computing lab, equipped with cutting-edge wireless network and mobile devices.

Entry requirements

This course is designed for graduates with a minimum 2.2 Honours degree or equivalent in a computing or engineering subject; applicants should be proficient programmers; the course welcomes international applicants and requires an English level of IELTS 6.5 or equivalent.

Course modules

Modules include: mobile communication technologies; mobile application; development; professional skills development; advanced research methods; project management; software development; network security; research project; MSc project.

Assessment methods

You will be assessed through written assignments, examinations and/or project work.


Qualification Study mode Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time £ 4,750 per Academic year (home fees) 1 years
MSc Full-time £ 12,000 per Academic year (overseas fees) 1 years
MSc Part-time £ 1,333 per Academic year (home fees) 3 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Treforest Campus Pontypridd CF37 1DL Wales

Key information

Enquiries and Admissions Unit
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03455 767778