Brunel University London

Course Introduction

This course covers a range of essential topics related to distributed computing systems. These modules are not isolated; each one takes its place in the field in relation to others. The emphasis in the course is to build the connections between topics, enabling software engineers to achieve co'operation between distinct autonomous systems under constraints of cost and performance requirements. This course is conducted in Germany.

Course Modules

Modules include: computer networks; networks security and encryption; distributed systems architecture; project and personal management; high performance computing and big data; software engineering; embedded systems engineering; intelligent systems; dissertation.

Course Additional Entry

A UK 1st or 2nd Class Honours degree or equivalent overseas qualification in computer science; computer engineering; computing and information systems; electronic engineering; or a related subject. Other qualifications and relevant experience will be assessed on an individual basis. Basic programming skills are required. English language requirement: IELTS: 6 (min 5.5 in all areas); Pearson: 51 (51 in all subscores).

Duration & Attendance Qualification Tuition fees
2 years
Full Time
MSc (Postgraduate) £17,200  Academic year. First year overseas fees
2 years
Full Time
MSc (Postgraduate) £8,350  Academic year. First year home fees