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Advanced Computer Science (with integrated year in industry)

Aberystwyth University

24 months
Duration
16700 GBP/year
8700 GBP/year
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About

The Advanced Computer Science (with integrated year in industry) MSc degree offered at Aberystwyth University has a strong research focus on techniques and applications of intelligent systems, working with many major companies. Our taught Masters degrees draw on this focus, and link to the expertise and interests of the Department.

Overview

The Advanced Computer Science (with integrated year in industry) MSc degree offered at Aberystwyth University is designed to meet the needs of both students wanting a foundation for a career in research, and those wanting to expand on their skills to accelerate their industrial career.

Contemporary software is frequently developed to function in distributed systems. Applications are deployed across multiple computers, interacting to provide services and to solve problems in a distributed way. This Masters course is suitable for students intending to pursue a career in the software industry, and is a qualifying Masters Degree for Chartered Engineer status. It can also lead to a career in research.

Industrial Year:

This degree is the same as the one year MSc in Advanced Computer Science, with the addition that the student spends a year working in industry after the taught part of the course.

The taught part of the course is delivered and assessed through lectures, student seminars, practical exercises, case studies, course work and formal examinations. The subsequent successful submission of your research dissertation leads to the award of an MSc.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Advanced Software Engineering 
  • Agile Software Development Project 
  • Intelligent Systems 
  • Internet Technologies 
  • Modelling, Managing And Securing Data 
  • Statistical Concepts, Methods And Tools 
  • The Object Oriented Programming Paradigm 

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 24 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

  • The minimum entry requirement for this MSc is a second class honours in Computer Science, Software Engineering or a related subject. This should include programming in a language like Java, C or C++. Sometimes it may be possible to substitute industrial experience (supplemented by preliminary study) for these academic qualifications.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    16700 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 16700 GBP per year during 24 months.
  • National

    8700 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 8700 GBP per year during 24 months.

Living costs for Aberystwyth

700 - 1300 GBP /month
Living costs

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

Funding

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