University of Greenwich

Course Introduction

Computer Science, MSc is designed for individuals wishing to pursue careers as computer science professionals learning cyber security and forensics. From organisational culture and human-computer interaction to web services and distributed computing on virtualised and cloud based systems, this programme leads students to reflect on the choice of methods and tools. It will provide practical experience in the analysis and understanding of problems, systems and structures through the study of realistic case studies.

This programme is accredited by the British Computer Society (BCS). On successful graduation from this degree, the student will have fulfilled the academic requirement for registration as a Chartered IT Professional (CITP) and partially fulfilled the education requirement for registration as a Chartered Engineer (CEng) or Chartered Scientist (CSci). For a full Chartered status there are additional requirements, including work experience.

Students are assessed through examinations, coursework and a project. Graduates from this programme are equipped for employment in industry, commerce or education with a proficiency in the key theoretical and practical areas in computer science, including their application to modern software systems development.

Start Date:

EXPECTED SEP-2019.

Duration & Attendance Qualification Tuition fees Fee type
1 year
Full Time
MSc £9,250 Home Fees
1 year
Full Time
MSc £9,250 European Fees
1 year
Full Time
MSc £13,500 Overseas Fees
2 years
Part Time
MSc Home Fees
2 years
Part Time
MSc European Fees
2 years
Part Time
MSc Overseas Fees

Qualifications required:

  • Domestic entry requirements: Applicants should have a good first degree in computing or computing science or a suitable numerate subject (such as mathematics, physics, engineering, information systems or multimedia) that includes software development experience.
  • International entry requirements: Students need an IELTS score of 6.0 with at least 5.5 in each component (or equivalent).