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Course summary

The MSc Advanced Computing course is a taught postgraduate course aimed at students with a substantial background in computing who would like to study advanced computing concepts and technologies, covering a wide variety of topics in depth with dedicated experts teaching on each of the pathways. The MSc Advanced Computing degree provides you with a wealth of opportunities to choose your own path of specialisation into a computing career. The course includes four core modules (Dissertation and Research skills, Topics in Emerging Technologies, DevOps, Managing Projects and Teams) and three optional modules from a range of modules offered in artificial intelligence, cyber security, and software development. Core modules will cover aspects of computing that are common across all subdomains of computing, whereas optional modules will include a choice of topics helping you specialise in an area of your preference (cyber security, software development, artificial intelligence). The programme is suitable for students from computing backgrounds who are interested in a career orientated towards an industry role, as well as in academia.


Entry requirements

Applicants will need to hold a BSc degree in Computing, Computer Science, Software Engineering, Network Engineering, Data Science and AI, CyberSecurity or cognate degree or have equivalent industry experience. Applicants may be expected to attend an interview as part of the application process.


English language requirements

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IELTS (Academic)7IELTS 7.0 (with a minimum of 6.5 in each component) is required in addition to GCSE English Language where English is not the students' first language.

Fees and funding

Tuition fees

England £8496 Whole course
Northern Ireland £8496 Whole course
Scotland £8496 Whole course
Wales £8496 Whole course
Channel Islands £8496 Whole course
EU £13995 Whole course
International £13995 Whole course
Republic of Ireland £13995 Whole course

Additional fee information

No additional fees or cost information has been supplied for this course, please contact the provider directly.
Advanced Computing at University of Suffolk - UCAS