Software Engineering, M.Sc.

  • Application Deadline
  • 12 months
    Duration
  • Tuition
    19500
    Tuition (Year)
    7250
    Tuition (Year)
  • English (take IELTS)
    Language
  • Overview
  • Programme outline
  • Key facts
  • Admission requirements
  • Fees and funding

About

Why this programme
  • The School of Computing Science is consistently highly ranked achieving 2nd in Scotland and 10th in the UK (Complete University Guide 2017)
  • You will have opportunities to meet industrial speakers who contribute to our professional skills & issues course. Employers also come to make recruitment presentations, and often seek to recruit our graduates during the programme.
  • The School of Computing Science is a member of the Scottish Informatics and Computer Science Alliance (SICSA). This is a collaboration of Scottish Universities whose goal is to develop and extend Scotland's position as a world leader in Informatics and Computer Science research and education.
  • You will have opportunities to meet employers who come to make recruitment presentations, and often seek to recruit our graduates during the programme.
  • You will benefit from having 24-hour access to a computer laboratory equipped with state-of-the-art hardware and software.

Programme Structure

  • Enterprise computing
  • IT architecture
  • Research methods and techniques
  • Safety critical systems
  • Masters team project.
  • Advanced networking and communications
  • Advanced operating systems
  • Algorithmics
  • Artificial intelligence
  • Big data: systems, programming and management
  • Computer architecture
  • Computer vision methods and applications
  • Constraint programming
  • Cyber security
  • Distributed algorithms and systems
  • Financial software engineering
  • Functional programming
  • Human-computer interaction
  • Human-computer interaction: design and evaluation
  • Human-centred security
  • Information retrieval
  • Internet technology
  • Machine learning
  • Mobile human-computer interaction
  • Modelling reactive systems

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Full-time duration 12 months
  • Study intensity Part-time, Full-time
    • Intensity Flexible
    • Duration part-time 24 months
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus
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Academic Requirements

  • A minimum of a 2.1 Honours degree or equivalent (eg GPA 3.0 or equivalent) with computing as a major subject.

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Tuition Fee Per Year

  • EUR 19500 International
  • EUR 7250 EU/EEA

Part time: £806

Funding

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