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Advanced Computer Science with a Year in Industry

University of Liverpool

M.Sc.
24 months
Duration
21600 GBP/year
8850 GBP/year
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Tuition fee
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Apply date
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Start date

About

The Advanced Computer Science with a Year in Industry MSc programme offered at the University of Liverpool  is intended for graduates who already have a first degree in Computer Science or a closely related subject, and who wish to extend the knowledge gained in their undergraduate study with more advanced specialised material reflecting current research at the “cutting-edge” of the discipline. 

Overview

To meet the increasing demand for MSc students to have industry experience, we have introduced this new two-year MSc programme. Designed for graduates of the highest calibre the Advanced Computer Science with a Year in Industry MSc programme offered at the University of Liverpool will develop advanced knowledge and skills and give you the opportunity to put your knowledge into practice through valuable work experience during a one year industrial placement.

Career prospects

Here are some of the fields in which our MSc graduates are now working:-

  • Network systems and data communications analysis
  • Computer software engineering (both applications and systems software)
  • Network and computer systems administration
  • Database administration.

Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • Knowledge Representation 
  • Privacy and Security 
  • Advanced Algorithmic Techniques
  • Biocomputation 
  • Geographic Data Science 
  • Image Processing 
  • Multi-core and Multi-processor Programming 
  • Optimisation 
  • Applied Algorithmics 
  • Ontologies and Semantic Web

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

There are no strict application deadlines but we encourage applicants to apply early particularly if they require visas or have special requirements.

Language

English

Credits

240 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA Your GPA, or Grade Point Average, is a number that indicates how well or how high you scored in your courses on average. Usually a GPA scales between 1.0 and 4.0, however different countries and universities can have different grading systems.
Upper Second Class

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
88
IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
6.5

Other requirements

General requirements

  • The minimum entry requirement is a 2:1 honours degree (or above) in Computer Science or a closely related subject.
  • International Qualifications Applications from international students are welcome. International qualifications will be evaluated in line with the National Recognition Information Centre (NARIC) guidelines.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    21600 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 21600 GBP per year and a duration of 24 months.
  • EU/EEA

    8850 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 8850 GBP per year and a duration of 24 months.
  • National Year 2: £1,770
  • Internatioanal  Year 2: £4,350

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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