|Study location||United Kingdom, Sheffield|
|Type||Master courses, full-time|
|Nominal duration||1 year|
|Tuition fee||£20,470 per year|
Undergraduate diploma (or higher)
Minimum 2:1 honours degree in computer science, software engineering or a closely related subject
The entry qualification documents are accepted in the following languages: English.
Often you can get a suitable transcript from your school. If this is not the case, you will need official translations along with verified copies of the original.
IELTS: 6.5 with a minimum of 6.0 in each component
At least 2 reference(s) must be provided.
These should be supplied and signed by academic staff at institutions where you have studied previously. They must be presented on the official letter-headed paper of the relevant institution. If you have been out of education for the last two years, you can send one academic reference plus one from your current employer if you wish.
Our project-based courses give you valuable hands-on experience. We teach you how to apply what you learn in business and industry, anywhere in the world.
We consult with employers to develop our courses. Our guest ‘guru’ lecturers come from a range of global businesses.
Our course tutors are respected all over the world for their work on artificial intelligence, computational systems biology, robotics, speech recognition and virtual reality.
The compulsory modules include a fast-paced introduction to processing and software engineering topics and business-related topics such as e-commerce, intelligent web design and computer security.
You’ll be assessed on coursework, exams and the dissertation, which you’ll finish over the summer.
Object Oriented Programming and Software Design
Research Methods and Professional Issues
Plus three from:
Software Development for Mobile Devices
Computer Security and Forensics
Modelling and Simulation of Natural Systems
Theory of Distributed Systems
3D Computer Graphics
Testing and Verification in Safety-critical Systems
Machine Learning and Adaptive Intelligence
Software and Hardware Verification
Virtual Environments and Computer Games Technology
Natural Language Processing
Network Performance Analysis
Dissertation – which you’ll complete over the summer
Our courses give you experience of how real-world projects work. We consult with big employers to ensure that you develop the skills and the personal qualities they’re looking for.
You’ll learn about the issues that matter in global business and industry. Our graduates go into academic and industrial research, the software industry, banking and finance. They work for companies such as Logica, IBM, Hewlett Packard, PWC, Vodafone, the BBC and HSBC.