Artificial Intelligence (with Placement), M.Sc. | Part time online | University of Huddersfield | United Kingdom
18 months
17000 GBP/year
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The M.Sc. in Artificial Intelligence (with Placement) at University of Huddersfield is delivered as a ‘Distance Learning’ programme, with access to materials readily available online. If you wish to be eligible for a Government student loan you can even undertake this course part-time over a duration of two years. 

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Key Facts about the .Sc. in Artificial Intelligence (with Placement) at University of Huddersfield

This course is specifically aimed at International students, supporting those wishing to gain practical work based experiential learning. Together with studying your chosen course we are offering you the opportunity to secure a placement* for an additional 6 months, making the course 18 months in length. This allows students with limited experience to put into practice the skills and techniques developed throughout the Master’s degree.

Increased use of Artificial Intelligence (AI) can bring major social and economic benefits to the UK. Skilled experts are needed to develop AI and they are in short supply. To develop more AI, the UK will need a larger workforce with deeper AI expertise.*

This course is designed to meet the demand for a new kind of IT specialist with skills and knowledge in intelligent systems.

Recent developments in machine learning and the success of high profile AI applications have resulted in governments globally promoting the area as a central component of future technologies in many application areas. This course will aim to develop your knowledge and understanding to an advanced level across a range of areas including:

  • autonomous systems
  • knowledge representation and reasoning
  • data mining
  • machine learning
  • robotics

Our aim is to equip you with an understanding of the fundamental approaches to implementing intelligent behaviour in machines. This should then enable you to match applications with appropriate AI techniques for their solution, and be able to construct and configure solutions using a range of AI technologies.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  •  Effective Research and Professional Practice
  •  Autonomous and Autonomic Intelligent Systems
  •  Data Mining
  •  Knowledge Representation and Reasoning
  •  Machine Learning
  •  Case Studies in Data Analytics and Artificial Intelligence
  •  Robotics
  •  Artificial Intelligence Planning
  •  Individual Project
  •  Professional Development and Practice

Key information


  • Part-time
    • 18 months

Start dates & application deadlines


IELTS admission requirements IELTS


180 alternative credits



Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
Upper Second Class

English requirements

IELTS admission requirements IELTS

Other requirements

General requirements

Entry requirements for this course are normally:

  • A BSc or BEng Honours degree (2:1 or above) in Computing or Engineering or Scientific related subject or an equivalent professional qualification.
  • Applicants are expected to be familiar with and have some aptitude for Discrete Mathematics and Predicate Calculus.
  • Other qualifications and/or experience that demonstrate appropriate knowledge and skills at an Honours degree level - the qualification and experience should be in the area of Computer Science or Mathematics/Engineering.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    17000 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 17000 GBP per year during 18 months.


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