Advanced Computer Science, M.Sc. | University of Essex | Colchester, United Kingdom
12 months
Duration
20350 GBP/year
10480 GBP/year
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About

Develop with the Advanced Computer Science programme at the University of Essex expertise in contemporary design and practice within computer science. You graduate with the ability to explore further how technology influences people’s lives.

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Overview

Our MSc Advanced Computer Science provides you with the flexibility to master the areas of computing that interest and excite you most. You choose from a range of topics including:

  • Intelligent systems and robotics
  • Machine learning and data mining
  • Human language understanding and text processing
  • Computer game development
  • Cloud and web technologies
  • Computer security
  • Evolutionary computation

Our School is a community of scholars leading the way in technological research and development. Today’s computer scientists are creative people who are focused and committed, yet restless and experimental. We are home to many of the world’s top scientists, and our work is driven by creativity and imagination as well as technical excellence.

Your future

The Advanced Computer Science graduates at the University of Essex  have achieved success in a variety of professions. Many have pursued careers in computing and information technology, while others have gone on to work in research organisations or become university academics.

Our recent graduates have progressed to a variety of senior positions in industry and academia. Some of the companies and organisations where our former graduates are now employed include:

  • Electronic Data Systems
  • Pfizer Pharmaceuticals
  • Bank of Mexico
  • Visa International
  • Hyperknowledge (Cambridge)
  • Hellenic Air Force
  • ICSS (Beijing)
  • United Microelectronic Corporation (Taiwan)

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • MSc Project and Dissertation
  • Professional Practice and Research Methodology
  • Group Project
  • Computer Security
  • Mobile and Social Application Programming

  • Intelligent Systems and Robotics
  • Machine Learning

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months
  • Part-time
    • 24 months
    • Flexible

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

We recommend that you apply as soon as you are able to .

Language

English
IELTS admission requirements IELTS
6

Credits

180 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
Lower Second Class

English requirements

IELTS admission requirements IELTS
6

Other requirements

General requirements

We will consider applicants with a 2:2 degree in one of the following subjects:

  • Computer science
  • Computer Engineering
  • Computer Networks
  • Computer Games
  • Computing
  • Software Engineering

  • With at least one other computer related module e.g Database,Web Development, Software Engineering, Operating System, Computer Architecture, Computer systems.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    20350 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 20350 GBP per year during 12 months.
  • National

    10480 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 10480 GBP per year during 12 months.

PT

  • Home/UK fee: £5,240
  • International fee: £10,175

Living costs for Colchester

660 - 1140 GBP /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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