University of Greenwich

Course Introduction

This master's in computer science is designed for individuals wishing to pursue a career as Data Science professionals. The aim of this course is to provide graduates in computing or similar subjects with deeper knowledge, skills and understanding of the fundamental scientific areas underpinning Data Science. This allows you to contribute to the application of Data Science and Artificial Intelligence to industry and business.

We are in the process of acquiring a professional accreditation from the British Computer Society (BCS), the chartered body responsible for establishing and maintaining standards in the profession. We aim to receive the full CITP FL accreditation. Your course may therefore lead to full exemption of the BCS Chartered IT Professional Further Learning (CITP FL) status.

Students are assessed through examinations, coursework and a project. Graduates from this MSc Computer Science are equipped for roles in industry, commerce or education. They will have proficiency in the key theoretical and practical areas in computer science, including its application to modern software systems development.

Duration & Attendance Qualification Tuition fees Fee type
1 year
Full Time
MSc £8,250 Home Fees
1 year
Full Time
MSc £8,250 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 (e.g. 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) will also be required.