12 months
Duration
17200 GBP/year
8800 GBP/year
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About

The MSc Computer Science (Software Engineering) programme offered at The University of Hull is designed to support students with various levels of computing and programming practice experience. There is suitable content on professional skills and the importance of ethics for practising computer scientists.

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Overview

The MSc Computer Science (Software Engineering) programme offered at The University of Hull  has a route into research, the programme supports the development of postgraduate technical skills, alongside critical research, analysis and planning activities.

In lectures you’ll benefit from a range of techniques, from interpreting complex ideas through interactive discussions, to live programming or other problem-solving demonstrations.

Studying Computer Science at Hull, you'll benefit from an excellent experience for students, with a supportive community. 

The University of Hull has an international reputation for our research activities, with a strong record of industrial and public grant funding. 

It is also affiliated with Microsoft’s DreamSpark programme, which allows you to access the latest Microsoft operating systems and development software for home use. Once registered with the University, you can download the software free of charge. 

Future prospects

The MSc Computer Science (Software Engineering) is designed to open up pathways to postgraduate research and careers in a wide range of areas within your discipline. The industrial placement option will enable you to practise your skills and knowledge of computer science in situ, giving you a useful insight and advantage when it comes to starting your career.

The graduates gain a wide range of roles such as applications developer; business systems analyst; computer analyst; computer programmer; computer operations manager; data management analyst; database assistant; developer support engineer; games programmer; games programmer (engine design); information manager; IT design; IT systems manager; IT technician; IT user support; mobile developer; operations director; software designer; software developer; software engineer; solutions developer; systems engineer technical sales; technical specialist; and web developer.

Accreditation

Accredited by the British Computer Society, The Chartered Institute for IT

Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • Object Oriented Design and Development Using C#
  • Component-based Architecture
  • Maintaining Large Software Systems
  • Development Project
  • Distributed Applications
  • Trustworthy Computing

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

You can apply for a postgraduate course at any time. There are no specific deadlines but you need to take into account the start date of your course.

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
Lower Second Class

Other requirements

General requirements

  • A minimum 2:2 Bachelor Honours (or international equivalent) in “Computer Science” or “Software Engineering” with at least 40 credits (or equivalent) of modules involving programming, including experience of object-oriented programming.
  • You will be required to submit a personal statement as part of your application which sets out the extent of your object-oriented programming experience. If you would like to discuss this with a member of academic staff who can help you to assess whether their degree will be sufficient preparation then we will be happy to arrange this. 

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    17200 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 17200 GBP per year during 12 months.
  • EU/EEA

    8800 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 8800 GBP per year during 12 months.

Living costs for Hull

729 - 1384 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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