M.Sc. Computing

  • On Campus
  • 12 months
  • GBP10950 per Year (International

    Tuition fee for the international students.

    GBP4590 per Year (EEA

    European Economic Area tuition fee is applicable to the students from EU countries, Iceland, Liechtenstein, Norway and Switzerland.

  • English ( Take IELTS test or Find a course )
| Middlesbrough, England, United Kingdom
What is great about this computing master’s course is the flexibility it offers you – the direction you take is entirely up to you. You can design your programme from a huge range of subjects. Choose those that are most relevant to you and build a bespoke course that enhances your career opportunities and progression



The Computing course at Teesside University prepares you for a wide range of careers in the computing industry. Whether you are a graduate looking at the first step on the career ladder or a current employee looking to turn your industry experience into qualifications, this course is flexible enough to meet your needs. It is ideal if you already work in the field of computing and want to develop new skills. But equally relevant if you are a recent graduate wanting to develop the technical knowledge and understanding to progress to your chosen career. You can expand your existing knowledge and develop new skills in areas including:

  • systems hardware
  • hardware
  • networks
  • web
  • programming
  • IT management.

To enhance your employability and career prospects further, we offer you the opportunity to complete a six month internship within industry before completing your master’s project. Internships are optional and competitive but if interested we work with you to find an appropriate industry match and prepare you for interview.

Detailed Course Facts

Start dates and application deadlines

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Tuition fee
  • GBP10950 per year ( International

    Tuition fee for the international students.

  • GBP4590 per year ( EEA

    European Economic Area tuition fee is applicable to the students from EU countries, Iceland, Liechtenstein, Norway and Switzerland.

Duration full-time 12 months
Delivery mode On Campus
Educational variant Part-time, Full-time
Intensity Flexible
Duration part-time 36 months
Part-time variant Flexible

Course Content

The bespoke nature of this course means that what you study can really vary. We guide and advise you on planning your course to ensure that it is cohesive and relevant to your needs. You may choose to take a predominately technical approach or to blend technical subjects with project management and design subjects.

Whatever subjects you choose, you learn how to make reasoned, critical decisions for selecting or implementing appropriate computer-based solutions with a business focus. You will leave the course with the technical and interpersonal skills to make an immediate contribution to major projects at the leading edge of computer applications. There is also the potential for you to go on to study for a PhD in a specialist area.

Core module

  • Research Methods for Computing


  • Master’s Project: Computing

and five optional modules

  • Agile Project Management
  • Computer and Network Security
  • E-commerce Management
  • Inclusive Design
  • Information Systems Management
  • Managing Projects with PRINCE2®
  • Mobile App Programming
  • Mobile Apps Development
  • Mobile Web Services
  • Network Service Management
  • Pattern-Driven Development
  • Rapid Application Development
  • Software Engineering Processes
  • Systems Administration and Security
  • Systems Analysis and Design
  • UX Modelling

English Language Requirements

CAE score
180(Grade C)

IMPORTANT NOTE: The UK government confirmed new requirements for secure English language testing for visa and immigration purposes. Learn more


Applicants are normally expected to have one of the following:

  • BSc (Hons) degree, first or second class, in a computing subject; or
  • equivalent qualifications, for example applicants with appropriate professional experience.

In addition, international students will require IELTS 6.0 or equivalent.

Admission to UK universities often requires that students have completed a recognized Bachelor's degree. International students should consider taking a Pre-Master to gain access to UK universities when:

  • You are considered ineligible for admission
  • You need to improve your academic, study, research or language skills
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Middlesbrough, United Kingdom

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