This Advanced Computing Science Masters allows students to deepen their knowledge of the subject, drawing on the expertise of the world-leading academics to investigate topics at the cutting edge of computing research. The MSc is designed for graduates with a Computing Science background who wish to study new topics, begin to specialise in a particular field, and gain further qualifications. It’s ideal as preparation for a research post or for graduates looking to differentiate themselves in the job market. The degree is more flexible than some our more specialised courses and gives sudents the choice of a wide range of topics, reflecting the research specialisms of the School – including Artificial Intelligence, Graphics, Audio and Visual Processing, Data Mining and Systems Engineering. Students will become aligned with one of our major research areas and undertake an in-depth project that may involve a placement with one of the university’s industry links
If the plan is to become an accountant working in a practice, or to enter the worlds of commerce, industry or financial services, this course will give students the essential, must-have knowledge they need to succeed. The degree programme will also maximise the number of exemptions they receive in their professional accountancy exams. Accounting and Finance is ranked 6th in the Guardian League Table 2017.
This course gives students the opportunity to progress on to any of the degree programmes within the School of Computing Sciences, following the successful completion of the foundation year. The foundation year is carefully designed to equip students with the essential study skills and computing knowledge required to succeed on one of the main degree programmes. Studying in this program means that students will benefit from the research-led approach to teaching and the fantastic facilities, ensuring that they will learn in the most up-to-date environment.