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MSc in Computer Science

Standard duration: 1 year full-time Full-time: 1 year

Min. entry requirements: 2:ii undergraduate degree (or equivalent) or higher in a mathematical, scientific or analytical discipline

English Language: IELTS 6.5, Band A

Computer science has permeated every aspect of our lives. Our innovative MSc course is driven by our cutting-edge interdisciplinary research, which puts our students at the forefront of the discipline.

The course enables you to develop the skills needed by professionals in many areas of applied computer science, from bioinformatics and adaptive systems to multimedia and high performance computing. In addition to studying a core curriculum, you can choose from a range of optional modules to suit your interests.

Throughout the course, you’ll benefit from our ever-growing partnership with national and international industry. You’ll learn from industry experts’ first-hand experience, broadening your career-based skillset and enhancing your employability. Recent graduates have secured prestigious employment in areas
such as the growing industrial and financial HPC market, but the course also provides a strong foundation for further research.

Application Fact File

Entry Requirements

2:ii undergraduate degree (or equivalent) or higher in a mathematical, scientific or analytical discipline

English Language Requirements

Band A, IELTS 6.5

Application

All applications should be made online at www.warwick.ac.uk/go/pgapply

Application Deadlines

Places on taught postgraduate taught courses are limited, so you should submit your application as early as possible.

If you are an international applicant and need to obtain a student visa, you will need to leave plenty of time for this process.

For this reason, international applicants must submit their application by 31 July for courses that begin in September. If you are a UK or EU applicant, there are no deadlines for applications to postgraduate taught places.

Tuition Fees
(2016/17 rate)

Home/EU:
Full-time £7,780, Part-time £3,890

Overseas - Band 1:
Full-time £17,500, Part-time £8,750

Overseas - Band 2:
Full-time £22,340, Part-time £11,170

Funding

A small number of scholarships are available each year. See the departmental website for further information. Other funding opportunities are listed on the Graduate School Website.