Rooted in the established research strengths of the School of Computing, the Advanced Computer Science degree from University of Leeds will introduce topics like systems programming and algorithms before allowing you to specialise through your choice of modules.
You could look at emerging approaches to human interaction with computational systems, novel architectures such as clouds, or the rigorous engineering needed to develop cutting-edge applications such as large-scale data mining and social networks.
Building on your existing knowledge of computer science, you’ll develop the theoretical and practical skills required to design and implement larger, more complex systems using state-of-the-art technologies. You’ll even have the chance to work as an integral member of one of our research groups when you develop your main project.
A degree from Leeds and the experience you'll gain here will give you the edge to find the career you want. Your course will give you the experience and knowledge that employers are looking for to help you secure a job.
The University of Leeds is in the top five most targeted universities in the UK by graduate recruiters, according to High Fliers’ The Graduate Market in 2022 report.
Computing is an essential component of nearly every daily activity, from the collection and processing of information in business, through to smart systems embedded in devices, image processing in medical diagnosis and the middleware that underpins distributed technologies like cloud computing and the semantic web.
- Big Data Systems
- Data Science
- Knowledge Representation and Reasoning
- Machine Learning
- Artificial Intelligence
- Programming for Data Science
- Data Mining and Text Analytics
- 12 months
Start dates & application deadlines
- Apply before , International
DisciplinesComputer Sciences Software Engineering Artificial Intelligence View 698 other Masters in Computer Sciences in United Kingdom
- A bachelor degree with a 2:1 (hons) in computer science. Other Computing based degrees may be considered on a case by case basis.
- We require all applicants to have studied a breadth of relevant modules including significant programming, systems development, data structures and algorithms, with strong marks across all these modules.
- Relevant work experience will also be considered.
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Apply and win up to €10000 to cover your tuition fees.