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Course summary

Gain the expertise for a hands-on technical role or management position in this fast-paced field. You’ll achieve a master’s-level qualification on this course. With technology firms around the world crying out for highly skilled graduates, this course will put you at the forefront of computer science engineering. As part of this course, you’ll:

  • Graduate with a masters-level qualification
  • Study key STEM (science, technology, engineering and maths) subject area themes, as outlined by the Government
  • Develop the skills you’ll need to solve computing problems in any industry, in a networked and converged world packed with opportunities
  • Examine computer systems, understand how they work, problems that arise and the implications of what companies are developing
  • Hone your expertise in emerging technologies and build your abilities in project management and teamworking
  • Study a variety of topics including advanced software engineering, cloud computing, network management, industrial control systems, robotics and systems integration, machine learning and data analytics
Find out more Develop industry-ready skills This course was designed in partnership with industry. This means your studies will be current and reflect the latest trends in computer science engineering. Our teaching team has a wealth of industrial and research experience which will feed into your learning. Guest lectures by leading industry practitioners will enable you to benefit from their expertise. Gain hands-on experience We’re committed to giving you hands-on experience that will impress employers when you graduate. Many of your assessments will be practical and you’ll give demonstrations and produce projects, reports and presentations that will help you link theory to practice. Placement opportunity If you undertake a paid placement during your third year, you’ll have a fantastic opportunity to gain invaluable experience. We also organise an annual Why study Computer Science at Leeds Beckett University...
  • 92% of MEng Computer Science students were positive about the way teaching staff explain things*
  • Fantastic placement opportunities
  • Industry experienced expert teaching team
  • Practical assessments such as demonstrations, group projects, reports and presentations will help you link the theory you are learning to industry practice, preparing you for life in the workplace
  • Showcase your projects and network with experts from industry at our annual showcase event
*National Student Survey 2023


Year 1 Core Modules:

  • Computing Systems
  • Fundamentals of Computer Science
  • Fundamentals of Computer Programming
  • Fundamentals of Databases
  • Object-Oriented Programming
  • Computer Communications
Year 2 Core Modules:
  • Software Systems Development
  • Operating Systems in Practice
  • Computer Network Architectures
  • Digital Security Landscapes
  • Applied Machine Learning
  • Team Project
In addition, choose from a list of Year 2 option modules. Please check our website for a full and up-to-date list. Year 3 Core Modules:
  • Advanced Software Engineering A
  • Project
In addition, choose from a list of Year 3 option modules. Please check our website for a full and up-to-date list. Year 4 Core Modules:
  • Network Management
  • Smart Systems
  • Research Practice
  • Dissertation
In addition, choose from a list of Year 4 option modules. Please check our website for a full and up-to-date list.

How to apply

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Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Year 1

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Fees and funding

Tuition fees

International £10500 Year 1

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