MSc Computer Science

University of Kent, School of Computing

Program Description

MSc Computer Science

University of Kent, School of Computing

This conversion course prepares graduates from any discipline for a career in, or involving, computing. No prior knowledge of computer science is required. A broad introduction is provided, including the key technologies and skills needed for employment. You can explore your personal interests through a variety of optional modules. Advanced intellectual, teamwork, communication and other transferable skills are developed.

Hundreds of past graduates from this course are now working across the globe for companies such as IBM, Cisco, Logica/CMG, Pfizer, Reuters, Shell and Zurich Financial. Some chose technical careers in leading software houses, advanced technology companies or commercial sectors. Others work at the interface between technicians and clients, as systems analysts or consultants. Many now hold senior positions as project leaders or managers. You might like to follow in their footsteps.

Entry requirements (further information)

Standard Masters

  • A 1, 2.1 or good 2.2 honours degree in any subject
  • No specific knowledge of computer science is required but applicants must have an interest in the subject and possess general honours-level IT, intellectual and communication skills

International Masters

  • A good ordinary Bachelors degree in any subject
  • No specific knowledge of computer science is required but applicants must have an interest in the subject and possess general Bachelor's-level IT, intellectual and communication skills
This school offers programs in:
  • English

Cost & Fees

  • £1,350 for a 12-month placement
  • Reduced pro-rata for shorter placements
  • Same fees apply for home, EU and international students


Last updated August 31, 2015
Duration & Price
This course is Campus based
Start Date
Start date
Aug. 2016
Duration
Duration
12 - 36 months
Part time
Full time
Price
Price
14,360 GBP
Information
Deadline
Start date Aug. 2016
Place
United Kingdom Canterbury, England
Application deadline Request Info
End date Request Info
Duration 12 - 36 months
Price 14,360 GBP
per year.