Web Intelligence, M.Sc.

  • Application Deadline
  • 12 months
  • Tuition
    Tuition (Full programme)
    Tuition (Full programme)
  • English (take IELTS)
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The Web Intelligence MSc aims to provide you with the knowledge and skills to solve challenging computational problems related to advanced reasoning systems for the internet.


It will give you a broad understanding of web intelligence and a thorough knowledge of techniques for developing intelligent software.

  • Located in central London giving access to major libraries and leading scientific societies, including the BCS Chartered Institute for IT, and the Institution of Engineering and Technology (IET).
  • Opportunities to explore the fundamental roles and practical impacts of the use of artificial intelligence techniques in advanced computing.
  • Key study areas include fundamental internet technologies with complementary aspects of artificial intelligence, algorithmic issues on the web, and agents and multi-agent systems.
  • Frequent access to speakers of international repute through seminars and external lectures, enabling you to keep abreast of emerging knowledge in web intelligence and related fields.
  • The Department of Informatics has a reputation for delivering research-led teaching and project supervision from leading experts in their field.

Programme Structure

  • Individual Project Research and Dissertation
  • Artificial Intelligence
  • Agents and Multi-Agent Systems
  • Software Engineering of Internet Applications
  • Agents & Multi-Agent Systems
  • Artificial Intelligence
  • Software Engineering Of Internet Applications
  • Advanced Research Topics
  • Database Technology
  • Web Infrastructure
  • Intelligent Systems for Legal and Administrative Applications
  • Security Engineering
  • Software Design and Architecture
  • Distributed Systems
  • Group Project
  • Pattern Recognition
  • Biologically Inspired Methods
  • Network Security
  • Optimisation Methods

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity

    You can choose to do this programme part-time or full-time.

    • Duration 12 months
  • Credits
    90 ECTS 180/UK alternative credits
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus
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English Language Requirements

You need the following CAE score:

  • Minimum required score (Grade A):


    The CAE test – or the Cambridge Advanced English – is an exam for applicants who wish to get a Certificate in Advanced English. To receive the Advanced certificate, test-takers must score between 142 and 210 on the Cambridge English: Advanced test. Read more about CAE.

    Note: degree programmes and applications may require a more specific minimum score for admission.

Before starting a programme, you need to have a basic knowledge of the English language.

Find English courses on Preparation Courses Portal.

Academic Requirements

You need the following GPA score:

Required score: Upper Second Class

Applicants for graduate programs must have the equivalent of a bachelor’s degree with a minimum GPA equivalent to Upper Second Class on the UK Honour scale. Admitted applicants typically have an undergraduate GPA of or better on the UK Honour scale. No exam grade should be lower than 4.5 (European grade scale) or D (American grade scale).

Your GPA (Grade Point Average) is calculated using the grades that you received in each course, and is determined by the points assigned to each grade (e.g. for the US grading scale from A-F).

General entry advice
  • Bachelors degree with 2:1 honours degree (or international equivalent) in in computer science, mathematics, physics, chemistry, electrical engineering, or a joint degree in two such subjects.
  • Applicants should also demonstrate a competence in a high level programming language such as Pascal, C, C++, Java, etc, to the level expected at the end of the first year of a BSc honours degree in computer science
Application procedure
  • Applications must be made online using King's online application portal and a non-refundable application fee of £50 applies. Your application will be reviewed by an academic tutor and we aim to respond to applications within four weeks, although this may take longer during busy and holiday periods.
Personal statement and supporting information
  • Please submit a one page personal statement with your application, explaining why you wish to apply for this programme and why you feel it matches your interests, academic background, and, if relevant, your career plans. Please include transcripts of subjects taken in the relevant degrees and copies of all certificates and relevant qualifications mentioned in your application.

Tuition Fee Per Full Programme

  • GBP 22800 International
  • GBP 9450 EU/EEA


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