University of Strathclyde

University of Strathclyde

Mobile Computing

Computer science underpins the construction, development and deployment of computer systems. This degree course will help you meet the challenges in designing software systems for mobile platforms. You will gain new skills in constructing mobile applications, including security and usability considerations, and have the opportunity to meet industry employers and participate in recruitment events. This course will provide the necessary qualifications for a skilled position in the computing industry.

Entry requirements

All students are admitted as prospective MChem Honours students.The entry requirements differ depending on the course and are largely a reflection of whether the course carries single or dual professional accreditation. The grades specified should be understood as minimum entry requirements that may be raised at times of exceptional demand. If it is necessary to do this, the higher standard will be applied fairly to the complete applicant field in any given year.

Course modules

Modules: computer security; designing usable systems; distributed information systems; embedded systems; mobile software and applications; personal study; research methods.


Qualification Study mode Fee Course duration
PgDip Full-time - 9 months
MSc Full-time - 12 months

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
University of Strathclyde Glasgow G1 1XQ Scotland

Key information

Telephone number: 
0141 548 3195