36 MSc Programs in Computing

Many people choose to pursue a Master of Science after being awarded an undergraduate degree or after working in a particular field. Those who have a deep interest in computing may benefit from completing an Msc program. What is an MSc in Computing? These Master of Science programs are aimed specifically at individuals who have undergraduate degrees in areas other than computing and who wish to cr… Read more

Many people choose to pursue a Master of Science after being awarded an undergraduate degree or after working in a particular field. Those who have a deep interest in computing may benefit from completing an Msc program.

What is an MSc in Computing? These Master of Science programs are aimed specifically at individuals who have undergraduate degrees in areas other than computing and who wish to create new career opportunities by expanding their knowledge bases. Programs are typically module based, with study areas including research techniques, databases, object-oriented programming, internet and multimedia technology, and software development methodologies with unified modeling language. Dissertation projects are a common requirement, and overall coursework can take one to two years for students to complete.

Those who finish these graduate computing programs develop essential knowledge and vital skills in critical thinking and reasoning, communication, problem solving, and project management. The completion of an Msc provides students with unique advantages over their peers and allows them to deeply delve into the topics that they are passionate about.

These programs, like many others, have variable tuition costs that can significantly change depending on the institution and its location throughout the world. Students are strongly encouraged to confirm tuition and administrative costs before accepting and committing to a position as an enrolled student in any program.

Career opportunities for graduates of Master of Science in computing programs are diverse. Coursework prepares students for successful employment in the public and private sector in engineering and research, software development, systems analysis, data analysis, and IT management. Opportunities are also available with commercial and academic researchers.

Master of Science in Computing programs can be found around the world at many highly respectable institutions. In addition to traditional classes, many universities also offer online coursework. This is particularly advantageous for those who may live in remote areas or who have constraints on their time and are unable to complete a traditional degree. Search for your program below and contact directly the admission office of the school of your choice by filling in the lead form.

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Northumbria University London Campus
London, United Kingdom

If you are looking for a hands-on, practical Masters degree, then look no further than our MSc Computing and Technology.

If you are looking for a hands-on, practical Masters degree, then look no further than our MSc Computing and Technology. -
MSc
Full-time
English
Jan 2020
Campus
 
Harrisburg University
Harrisburg, USA

The 36-semester hour Master of Science degree in Computer Information Sciences provides the students with solid foundations of scientific and practical tools and methodologies ... +

The 36-semester hour Master of Science degree in Computer Information Sciences provides the students with solid foundations of scientific and practical tools and methodologies to computation, its applications, and emerging trends, in a variety of subdomains, to probe the frontiers of science and engineering knowledge in the industry. -
MSc
Online & Campus Combined
Full-time
2 years
English
Online & Campus Combined
Campus
Online
 
Xi'an Jiaotong-Liverpool University
Suzhou, China

The social interaction environment created by the Internet revolution has provided enterprises with new business opportunities. Many international software development compani ... +

The social interaction environment created by the Internet revolution has provided enterprises with new business opportunities. Many international software development companies, such as IBM, Hewlett-Packard, Microsoft, Google, and Cyrus, have their own social computing or media development teams. Other IT companies, such as Apple, Oracle, Cisco and Nokia, have also developed products with social computing capabilities. -
MSc
Full-time
18 months
English
Campus
 
The University of Hong Kong
Hong Kong

The MSc (ECom&IComp) is a comprehensive, interdisciplinary programme designed for business executives, policy and decision-makers, managers and information technologists, ... +

The MSc (ECom&IComp) is a comprehensive, interdisciplinary programme designed for business executives, policy and decision-makers, managers and information technologists, to equip them with the latest knowledge about technology development and business opportunities in electronic commerce on the Internet. The curriculum is aimed to stimulate critical thinking in our students for them to understand, select and manage a fundamental spectrum of business technologies without losing sight of the goal of business and its traditional strengths. -
MSc
Full-time
Part-time
English
Campus
 
USI Università della Svizzera italiana
Lugano, Switzerland

This unique cross-discipline program combines USI's world-leading expertise in Finance and Informatics and offers exciting career prospects that range from fintech startups to ... +

This unique cross-discipline program combines USI's world-leading expertise in Finance and Informatics and offers exciting career prospects that range from fintech startups to banks and insurers to hedge funds. The program has been designed to provide graduates with an informatics background with the necessary tools and skills for understanding fundamental problems in finance while, at the same time, learning about advanced tools and techniques in informatics to be applied in finance. -
MSc
Full-time
4 semesters
English
Sep 2020
30 Apr 2020
Campus
 
The Skolkovo Institute of Science and Technology (Skoltech)
Moscow, Russia

IST program makes a special emphasis on developing the hands-on skills in the areas of High-Performance Computing (HPC), Big Data and Internet of Things (IoT) which is highly ... +

IST program makes a special emphasis on developing the hands-on skills in the areas of High-Performance Computing (HPC), Big Data and Internet of Things (IoT) which is highly relevant to the emerging field of Industry 4.0. Our graduates will gain knowledge and practical engineering skills in HPC, data management, sensing, and communication. -
MSc
Full-time
2 years
English
01 Sep 2020
16 Jul 2020
Campus
 
New Jersey Institute of Technology
Newark, USA

The MS in Computing and Business teaches concepts in computer science and business to function effectively in designing, building, enhancing, and maintaining software systems ... +

The MS in Computing and Business teaches concepts in computer science and business to function effectively in designing, building, enhancing, and maintaining software systems and applications in the context of business environments such as in the financial industry. Besides computing topics such as networking and security, databases, data mining, and data structures, students will learn fundamental business concepts such as accounting, finance, financial products, business operations, and marketing. -
MSc
English
Sep 2020
Campus
 
RWTH International Academy / RWTH Aachen University
Aachen, Germany

Graduates with the expertise to understand both the art of management and the complexities of engineering processes are increasingly sought after in today's industrial world. ... +

Graduates with the expertise to understand both the art of management and the complexities of engineering processes are increasingly sought after in today's industrial world. The M.Sc. Management and Engineering in Computer Aided Mechanical Engineering (MME-CAME) caters to this demand in providing an industrial engineering Master's degree program that will give you the choice and the flexibility to work in two increasingly interlinked fields: at the interface of technology and economics. -
MSc
Full-time
2 years
English
Campus
 
University of Bayreuth
Bayreuth, Germany

The University of Bayreuth will be offering a new elite program of study starting in Summer Semester 2019: Scientific Computing is one of only two new programs of study to rec ... +

The University of Bayreuth will be offering a new elite program of study starting in Summer Semester 2019: Scientific Computing is one of only two new programs of study to receive Bavarian funding in the scope of the Elite Network of Bavaria. The field of scientific computing addresses the mathematical modeling and efficient numerical computation of complex problems from technology, economics, and the natural sciences. -
MSc
4 semesters
English
Oct 2020
Campus
 
Goldsmiths, University of London
London, United Kingdom

Understanding the relationship between brain, cognition and behaviour is one of the biggest challenges the scientific community is currently working on. Computational cognitiv ... +

Understanding the relationship between brain, cognition and behaviour is one of the biggest challenges the scientific community is currently working on. Computational cognitive neuroscience is a young and exciting discipline that tackles these long-standing research questions by integrating computer modelling with experimental research. -
MSc
Full-time
English
Sep 2020
30 Jul 2020
Campus
 
Tampere University
Tampere, Finland

Master’s degree studies in Human-Technology Interaction (HTI) offer a broad set of studies in human-computer interaction, digital systems and related fields. In the HTI studie ... +

Master’s degree studies in Human-Technology Interaction (HTI) offer a broad set of studies in human-computer interaction, digital systems and related fields. In the HTI studies, you will get up-to-date know-how on digital service design, user experience evaluation, user psychology, human-centred software development, usability engineering, multimodal human-computer interaction and research skills. -
MSc
Full-time
2 years
English
Aug 2020
Campus
 
Polytechnic of Leiria
Leiria, Portugal

The aim of the Master in Computer Engineering – Mobile Computing (MEI-CM) is to confer a professional specialization with great emphasis on mobile computing and associated tec ... +

The aim of the Master in Computer Engineering – Mobile Computing (MEI-CM) is to confer a professional specialization with great emphasis on mobile computing and associated technologies. -
MSc
Full-time
24 months
English
Oct 2020
Campus
 
University of St Andrews
Saint Andrews, United Kingdom

The MSc in Computing and Information Technology develops students' critical understanding of the issues associated with using computing systems and their impact on business pr ... +

The MSc in Computing and Information Technology develops students' critical understanding of the issues associated with using computing systems and their impact on business processes and project management. It also gives students without prior programming experience the opportunity to gain programming skills in a modern software development environment. -
MSc
Full-time
Part-time
English
27 Jan 2020
Campus
 
Radboud University
Nijmegen, Netherlands

The MSc in Cognitive Computing teaches you how to create artificial information systems that mimic biological systems as well as how to use theoretical insights from AI to bet ... +

The MSc in Cognitive Computing teaches you how to create artificial information systems that mimic biological systems as well as how to use theoretical insights from AI to better understand cognitive processing in humans. -
MSc
Full-time
2 years
English
Sep 2020
01 Mar 2020
Campus
 
Cardiff University
Cardiff, United Kingdom

Designed for graduates who want to move into computing from another discipline, this one-year programme provides you with a broad technical knowledge and a sound business cont ... +

Designed for graduates who want to move into computing from another discipline, this one-year programme provides you with a broad technical knowledge and a sound business context for managing IT systems. -
MSc
Full-time
Part-time
English
Sep 2020
Campus