M.Sc. On Campus

Computing Systems

Nottingham Trent University

12 months
15850 GBP/year
8800 GBP/year
Tuition fee
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This Computing Systems course from Nottingham Trent University will give you experience in the analysis, design and development of computing systems solutions relevant to a wide range of applications in industry and business. 


You will be able to devise multi-tasking software solutions using both high level and assembler language and implement suitable architecture-software constraints for computer applications. You will develop team-working and project management skills that will allow you to effectively contribute novel solutions to the creation and management of large computing projects and to appreciate the techniques employed in managing such projects.

Careers and employability

The industry-focused nature of this Computing Systems course from Nottingham Trent University will ensure that you stand out from the crowd when it comes to job applications and pursuing your future career.

Nottingham Trent University graduates are widely respected amongst employers and our Science and Technology students are perceived as having the competitive edge due to the hands-on approach of our teaching.

This course provides the software engineering knowledge and programming skills necessary for a broad range of careers in the industrial and business sectors, and the transferable ICT skills to go with them. This means that you will be highly sought after by employers such as Siemens Communications, or for IT positions within the finance and banking sector, for example.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Software Engineering 
  • Systems Analysis and Design 
  • Mobile Interactive Systems
  • Engineering Interactive Applications
  • Research Methods
  • Major Project

Key information


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

Start dates & application deadlines

More details
  • We would recommend applying as soon as you are able as we may close the course if it is full.


180 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
Lower Second Class

Other requirements

General requirements

  • A UK honours degree (minimum 2.2) or equivalent.
  • Applicants with relevant employment experience or other relevant qualifications will also be considered.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    15850 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 15850 GBP per year during 12 months.
  • National

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


  • part time £4,400


  • part time £7,925

Living costs for Nottingham

583 - 978 GBP /month
Living costs

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


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