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Advanced Computer Science

Loughborough University

12 months
Duration
26500 GBP/year
11900 GBP/year
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About

The Advanced Computer Science MSc programme Loughborough University has been developed with input from UK and international organisations to equip you with the cutting-edge practical skills sought by employers.

Overview

The fast-paced field of computer science (and the needs of industries and organisations driven by technological development) creates a demand for highly skilled individuals possessing advanced skills and knowledge. 

Loughborough’s MSc in Advanced Computer Science ensures commercial relevance by drawing on the Department’s established industry connections and research strengths to deliver a programme that will appeal to students seeking to build on a first degree in Computer Science (or comparable discipline involving programming and networking).This master's degree in computer science offers wide-ranging modules that reflect the expertise of our academic staff. 

Throughout the Advanced Computer Science MSc programme Loughborough University you will be able to develop your professional skills and specialise in such areas as image processing, multimedia, artificial intelligence, robotics, and theoretical computer science. Your studies will be enhanced by specialist labs for hardware and robotics work as well as the state-of-the-art equipment housed within the £5 million refurbished Haslegrave Building, including a virtual reality system.

Careers

With module content influenced by industry, and specialist equipment supporting experiential learning, our MSc Advanced Computer Science is designed to support future careers in both industry and academia.

Graduates of our postraduate programmes have gone on to enjoy careers within a diverse range of organisations, including Google, Credit Suisse, Ocado, Rolls-Royce, Winton Capital and AVG Technologies, and in a wide variety of roles, such as software development, network security, and systems engineering.

Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • Programming for Specialist Applications
  • Artificial Intelligence
  • Robotics and Intelligent Systems
  • Cryptography and Secure Systems
  • Research Methods
  • Building Secure Networks

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

180 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
Lower Second Class

Other requirements

General requirements

  • A 2:2 honours degree (or equivalent international qualification) in computer science or a related discipline which includes basic programming and networking.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    26500 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 26500 GBP per year during 12 months.
  • National

    11900 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 11900 GBP per year during 12 months.

 

Living costs for Loughborough

600 - 1000 GBP /month
Living costs

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

Funding

British Marshall Scholarships

  • Awards are open to US citizens who are graduates of US universities, to undertake study in any subject leading to a degree at a UK university.

Dean’s Award for Enterprise Scholarship

  • The Dean's Award for Enterprise offers 90% off the full cost of tuition fees, for UK, EU and international students with an inspiring business idea.

Loughborough Sports Scholarship

  • To support the sporting and academic development of talented student athletes. The level of support varies by sport and performance level.

Alumni Bursary

Academic Excellence Scholarship

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