Computer Science at University of Greenwich - UCAS

University of Greenwich

Degree level: Postgraduate
Awarded by: The Chartered Institute for IT (BCS)

Computer Science (Taught)

Course options

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Course summary

Advance your career in computer science with this Master’s in Computer Science. Choose from a range of options, including cyber security, forensics, business intelligence and software engineering. On this MSc Computer Science course, you will study, employ and reflect on the principles that underpin computer science. You can choose from a range of options, including machine learning, data science, cyber security and forensics, and wireless and mobile technologies. You will gain practical experience in the analysis and understanding of problems, systems and structures through case studies. As a result, you'll be equipped to deal with the intense demands of modern computer science and to respond with solutions that meet the needs of commerce, industry, or research. This programme has been accredited by BCS, The Chartered Institute for IT, to partially fulfil the academic requirement for registration as a Chartered IT Professional. Additionally, it has also been accredited by BCS, The Chartered Institute for IT, on behalf of the Engineering Council, to partially fulfil the academic requirement for registration as a Chartered Engineer. What you should know about this course

  • You will gain the practical skills and theoretical knowledge for careers in the expanding field of Computer Science.
  • You can specialise in one of two exciting pathways: Data Science or Network Engineering.
  • University of Greenwich is an academic partner with The Council for Registered Ethical Security Testers (CREST).


All degree courses are made up of modules – individual units of study on different topics. Some modules are compulsory; others can be chosen from a list of options. Our website has full details of your degree structures, module content, and how each module is assessed. The direct link to this course on our website, can be found at the bottom of this page.

Assessment method

On this course, students are assessed by coursework, examinations and a project. Some modules may also include practice assessments, presentations, demonstrations, and reports, which help you to monitor progress and make continual improvement.

Entry requirements

An undergraduate (honours) degree at 2:2, or above, in Computing, Computer Science, Mathematics, Physics, Engineering, Information Systems or Multimedia or a relevant numerate subject that includes software development experience. Applicants without a degree that have substantial commercial/industrial experience including software development using modern programming languages and design may be considered. For more information, contact [email protected] or 020 8331 9000. You can also read our admissions policy.

English language requirements

We accept a wide range of English language qualifications. For our English entry requirements, please click on the link below.

Fees and funding

Tuition fees

EU £18150 Whole course
England £11000 Whole course
Northern Ireland £11000 Whole course
Scotland £11000 Whole course
Wales £11000 Whole course
International £18150 Whole course

Additional fee information

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Sponsorship information

We understand that the transition to University for Undergraduate students can be daunting and confusing when it comes to finances. The University of Greenwich has a wide range of bursaries, scholarships and other financial support measures to support students that require it most. More information can be found on our website at

Computer Science at University of Greenwich - UCAS