MSc Computer Science

Unleash algorithms, erase boundaries

Begin crafting your code-driven future with our 100% online programme.

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Sep 16, 2024
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24 Months
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Part Time
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Programme Summary

Craft a Future in Code

Immerse yourself in algorithms, software architecture, and groundbreaking solutions.

Solve real-world problems and develop in-demand employable skills with UH Online's MSc Computer Science (Online). Embrace the versatility of our interdisciplinary approach, merging core computer science with AI, data analytics, cyber security, and software engineering. Revolutionise industries as a programmer, analyst, or technology strategist. Become a tech virtuoso with this 100% online, part-time master's from UH Online. Venture into the digital frontier, armed with code, creativity, and innovation.

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Who is this Online Postgraduate Degree for?

Unlock your path to success

This fully online degree will expand your career options, offering you new possibilities and paths to success.

Excel in Your Current Career‍

Build upon your current expertise with UH Online's MSc Computer Science. Enhance your existing capabilities and extend your impact, mastering the intricacies of computer science. Shape the age of enhancement within your organisation, fostering innovation and technological evolution. UH Online's case study approach allows you to take examples of problem-solving and innovation and combine them with your own experience to benefit you in your current role.

Change Career Paths‍

Ready to dive into the captivating realm of computer science? UH Online's comprehensive curriculum spans programming, data analysis, and more. Seamlessly transition into roles like Software Engineer, Data Analyst, or IT Consultant. Steer industries toward a technology-driven future, crafting intelligent solutions that redefine the digital landscape. It could be time for a change.

Go Your Own Way‍

Embrace your inner tech visionary with UH Online's MSc Computer Science. Carve a unique path, mastering algorithms and engaging in pioneering research. Unleash innovation, shaping the boundaries of computer science and setting new standards for technological evolution. Become a freelancer or consultant lending your experience to various organisations in all sectors. Innovate through the creation of your own code-based solutions.

Why choose our online
MSc Computer Science?

Advance your career with an internationally recognised degree
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Earn an an online
MSc Computer Science
degree from a modern UK university
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UH Online is 2nd for Graduate Employability in the most recent PTES Survey.
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Enhance your career prospects with a research focused degree
Flexible learning that fits your schedule
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Study at your own pace, anytime and anywhere from any device, your world is your campus.
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Student Support Consultants and services are available throughout your course
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Online Library and Virtual classroom are available 24/7
Taught by expert faculty with industry experience
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Learn from our team of campus based academic experts who create learning the outcomes
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Benefit from their extensive experience and knowledge in the field of choice
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Join fellow learners through virtual events and module discussions
Rigorous academic standards and quality control procedures
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Receive the same academic standards and award as the equivalent on-campus course
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Be assured of the quality and rigour of your education with a QAA assured degree
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Am I Eligible

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Module Pathway

The part-time Online MSc Computer Science is 180 Credits and comprises of core modules followed by a final research project.
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Core Modules
Operating Systems and Networks (15 Credits)
Enterprise Databases (15 Credits)
Data Structure and Algorithms 2 (15 Credits)
Fundamentals of Artificial Intelligence (15 Credits)
Programming and Program Design (15 Credits)
Information System Design (15 Credits)
Data Structure and Algorithms 1 (15 Credits)
Responsible Technology 1 (15 Credits)
Final Research Project
Computer Science Masters Project (60 Credits)
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Entry Requirements

Review entry requirements and supporting documents for this programme, start your application journey today
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The entry requirements for the programme are:

  • A Bachelor’s degree at a level equivalent to a UK second-class Honours degree.
  • For International applicants whose first language is not English, IELTS score of 6.0 (with no less than 5.5 in any band), or equivalent.
  • Non-standard applicants with at least 5 years relevant technical experience within the field of Computer Science may also be considered on a case-by-case basis. Such applicants must provide a CV and/or LinkedIn profile as part of their application.
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The supporting documents for the programme are:

  • Bachelor’s degree (where applicable) at a level equivalent to a UK second class Honours degree.
  • A reference letter from a current or previous manager or HR department or person in a position of authority is required as supporting evidence
  • Personal identification documents e.g passport or I.D
  • A personal statement (approx. 3-500 words) and/or video presentation about why you want to study this programme.
  • Proof of English Language Proficiency (POE) where applicable.
  • POE exemption may be offered to students.  Please speak to a Student Success Consultant to discover whether you are eligible for an exemption

Start your application Journey

Advance your career with UH Online's online postgraduate degrees. Apply today and gain the knowledge and skills for professional success from the convenience of your home.

Delivered by Expert Faculty

Personal and Network development

Inter Disciplinary Module Approach

Consultancy Project Options

Industry Informed Content

Delivered by Expert Faculty

Personal and Network development

Inter Disciplinary Module Approach

Industry Informed Content

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