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Computer sciences and IT degrees focus on developing the theoretical foundation for information and computer systems as well as the application of those foundations. Computer science students can pursue a broad area of specialisations, in the fields of artificial intelligence, computer networks, IT security, information databases, web technologies, graphics and multimedia, and more.

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957 Computer Science & IT Master's degrees in United Kingdom

M.Sc. Digital Media Design

The online M.Sc. in Digital Media Design at The University of Edinburgh teaches you how to develop design projects for video games, animation movies, social media or e-commerce. The Master’s programme includes courses of interactive visual design, sound design, or digital playgrounds. Test your ideas in individual and team projects using creative facilities like mixing desks and radio studios.

Edinburgh School of Architecture and Landscape Architecture
M.B.A. Online Master of Business Administration - Data Analytics

In this day and age, data is very easy to gather and store; it’s knowing what to do with it that presents an obstacle. Studies have shown that one in three business leaders do not know how to transform their data into meaningful intelligence, according to IBM ‘The Four V's of Big Data’. The online Master of Business Administration - Data Analytics at Nottingham Trent University Online is designed to help you unlock that ability, without having to set foot on campus.

M.Sc. Networks and Security

The Networks and Security programme from the University of Kent provides a broad coverage of computer networks, computer security and mobile device technologies. It looks in depth at some of the security issues that fixed and wireless networks are subject to, and the current solutions employed to address these problems.

M.Sc. Advanced Computer Science

This flexible course offers a largely free choice of modules from our range of Advanced Masters programmes. It is likely to appeal to computing graduates whose interests span more than one specialism and/or those seeking the freedom to explore a wide variety of advanced topics. Depending on the options chosen, this course can serve as a springboard for employment or research

M.Sc. Computer Security

Computer Security remains a hot topic in the media and there is strong demand for graduates with technical skills in this area. The programme from the University of Kent addresses computer and information security holistically because vulnerability in any one component can compromise an entire system.

M.Sc. Information Systems and Management

This mid-career Master's degree in Information Systems and Management from Birkbeck, University of London - School of Business, Economics and Informatics is designed for those with a degree in information systems, computing or management; or those with extensive experience in the use of information systems in organisations, or the management of IT.

Postgraduate courses
M.Sc. Bioinformatics with Systems Biology

This specialist postgraduate degree provides you with high-quality postgraduate training in bioinformatics. The Master Programme in Bioinformatics with Systems Biology is offered by the Birkbeck, University of London - School of Business, Economics and Informatics.

Postgraduate courses
Postgraduate Certificate Postgraduate Certificate in Computing

The online Postgraduate Certificate in Computing at The Open University UK provides advanced knowledge in computer algorithms, data structures and web development. The postgraduate course helps students gain project management skills. Learn to provide innovative technological solutions to computing or information security risks.

The Open University UK Computing and IT
M.Sc. Software Engineering

Explore both traditional and contemporary approaches to software development to give a strong foundation to advance your ideas at University of Southampton. The MSc Software Engineering programme from University of Southampton covers formal methods as well as object-oriented programming.

Electronics and Computer Science
M.Eng. Computer Science (Integrated Masters)

This four-year MEng Computer Science (Integrated Masters) from University of Southampton prepares for the next generation of systems and software by giving the opportunity to study complexity theory, social media technology and biologically inspired robotics. It provides a wide choice of advanced technical options with an emphasis on engineering design, management and industrial collaboration in the fourth year.

Electronics and Computer Science
Pre-Master Graduate Diploma in Informatics - Business, Law and Social Sciences Pathway

The Graduate Diploma in Informatics - Business, Law and Social Sciences pathway course offered by City, University of London offers preparation for master's degrees in areas such as information science, e-business systems, and library science. The Graduate Diploma combines academic study, intensive English language teaching and study skills to prepare you for entry into a university master's degree.

M.Sc. Systems Thinking in Practice

The Online M.Sc. in Systems Thinking in Practice at The Open University UK teaches how various systems are used in manufacturing, IT and science function. The Master helps you explore different ways to solve diverse tasks in operating earth systems interaction, or computer networking functions. Specialise in forensic engineering, technological innovation and environmental responsibility.

The Open University UK Computing and IT
M.Sc. Computational Finance

The MSc Computational Finance from University of Essex equips you with the core concepts and mathematical principles of modern quantitative finance, plus the operational skills to use computational packages (mainly Matlab) for financial modelling.

Centre for Computational Finance and Economic Agents
M.Sc. Data Science

The MSc in Data Science offered by Heriot-Watt University teaches the theory and skills for managing and analysing large, complex data sets – sometimes called Big Data. 

School of Mathematical and Computer Sciences
Pre-Master Qualifying Programme in Engineering

The Master’s Qualifying Programme in Engineering is available as a one, two or three-term programme, with guaranteed progression to a wide range of Master’s degrees at Coventry University. You will study your Master's programme at our state-of-the-art Centre located at the heart of the Coventry University campus.

M.Sc. Data Science for Business

This new Data Science for Business programme at the University of Stirling  is the first in Scotland to be run in partnership with SAS, a global leader in business analytic solutions.

Stirling Management School
M.Sc. Computing Science

The MSc Computing Science at University of East Anglia is designed for the graduates of non-computing subjects who might be interested in a new career direction or who simply want to learn about the subject. 

School of Computing Sciences
M.Sc. Mobile Web Development

This Mobile Web Development programme at the University of the West of Scotland is designed to meet the demands of the increasing use of mobile devices, which are being coupled with cloud computing to provide applications and services to users and enterprises.

School of Engineering and Computing
M.Sc. Digital Brand Marketing

90% of all marketing roles require some digital marketing experience or analytical skills (McKinley Partners, 2016). The marketing environment has changed and digital skills are now key to success in the global market. Update your skills set through the critical examination of today’s digital environment with a specific focus on the impact of technology on brand and consumer engagement. The Digital Brand Marketing programme is offered at Glasgow Caledonian University.

Glasgow School for Business and Society
M.Sc. Computing

The online M.Sc. in Computing at The Open University UK offers an understanding of the emerging computer science trends and teaches you how to create software applications for a wide range of purposes. The Master’s degree integrates courses in information security, software engineering, and data management. Learn to develop innovative technology management solutions.

The Open University UK Computing and IT
M.Sc. Advanced Computing

The MSc Advanced Computing from University of the West of Scotland is a post graduate programme focusing on teaching advance topics of the Computer Science and offering training in advanced skills. It is designed to develop practical skills by providing a comprehensive understanding of fundamental knowledge and hands-on experience of advance computing technologies in order to improve their contribution to IT-related industry or to pursue R&D in academia or industry.

School of Engineering and Computing
M.Sc. River Basin Dynamics and Management with Geographical Information Systems

River basins are of fundamental importance to the world’s population. Research training in water dynamics and management are demanded by both industry and academia. The University has a world-class reputation for water-related research and GIS development in an environmental context. This River Basin Dynamics and Management with Geographical Information Systems programme at University of Leeds builds on that success.

M.Sc. Advanced Computer Science

The MSc Advanced Computer Science from University of Essex provides you with the flexibility to master the areas of computing that interest and excite you most.

School of Computer Science and Electronic Engineering
M.Sc. Web Technology

Develop an understanding of the current and emerging technologies that support web-based software systems by studying MSc Web Technology at University of Southampton. Since the inception of the web, there have been two major developments: social and collaborative applications, and the semantic web. You will explore these through core modules, web technology and your own social and collaborative websites.

Electronics and Computer Science
Pre-Master Computing

The Computing Pre-Master at the University of Sussex aims to fully prepare you for studying a postgraduate degree, so that you can go on to achieve success at university, in your professional career and in the world.

University of Sussex International Study Centre
M.Sc. Advanced Computer Systems Development

Recognised by the British Computer Society^, this Advanced Computer Systems Development Masters programme from University of the West of Scotland is designed for students with an Honours degree or equivalent in a relevant discipline who wish to upgrade their development skills and qualifications with new technologies and trends.

School of Computing
M.Sc. Big Data

This highly specialist program focuses on the growing importance of making use of Big Data technologies within enterprise, government sector and social media. University of the West of Scotland offers the MSc in Big Data degree course.

School of Engineering and Computing
M.Sc. Wireless Communications

Develop a thorough understanding of some of the most important technologies that are transforming our communications systems. The popular, intensive MSc Wireless Communications programme from the University of Southampton is taught in the world-leading Southampton Wireless research group.

Electronics and Computer Science
M.Sc. Advanced Networking

The Online M.Sc. in Advanced Networking at The Open University UK provides insights into network security and the hardware that is the foundation of the internet. The Master’s degree includes vocational modules, such as Cisco Certified Network Professional and a specialisation in digital forensics. Students develop online tools for configuring networks and research advancements in computing.

The Open University UK Computing and IT
M.Sc. Geographical Information Systems

The Geographical Information Systems (Online) innovative programme at University of Leeds combines expertise from the universities of Leeds and Southampton, both renowned for their Geographic Information Systems (GIS) teaching and research. It builds on the University of Leeds’ considerable experience in successfully delivering taught Masters programmes in GIS and draws on the University of Southampton’s expertise in teaching GIS in non-traditional settings.

M.Sc. Computing

The MSc in Computing at University of Dundee is perfect for students looking to develop upon their previous computing-based qualifications from courses such as Computing, Information Technology, Information Systems, Software Engineering or related disciplines. 

School of Computing
Pre-Master Engineering and Sciences

The Master’s Foundation Programme in Engineering and Sciences is available as a one, two or three-term programme, with guaranteed progression* to a wide range of Master’s degrees at the University of Sunderland. You will study your Foundation programme at our state-of-the-art Centre located at the heart of the University of Sunderland City campus.

M.A. Digital Media Management

How can designers, managers, entrepreneurs and scholars keep pace with the rapidly changing field of digital media and web design? This Digital Media Management programme is offered by Birkbeck, University of London - School of Business, Economics and Informatics.

Postgraduate courses
M.Sc. Information Technology

This Information Technology programme at University of the West of Scotland is accredited by the British Computer Society† and is designed primarily for students with a degree not in IT or computing, who wish to develop much sought after business-relevant IT knowledge and skills.

School of Computing
M.Sc. Big Data Analytics

Every day, 2.5 quintillion (2,500 followed by 15 zeros) bytes of data are created, and 90% of the data in the world today has been generated in the last two years. As a consequence, the ability to identify and obtain intelligence from big data requires a set of skills which is increasingly in demand. The Big Data Analytics programme is delivered by University of Derby.

University of Derby Engineering and Technology College
M.Res. Advanced Spatial Analysis and Visualisation

The MRes in Advanced Spatial Analysis and Visualisation at UCL Centre for Advanced Spatial Analysis (CASA) started in September 2011. The course is designed to reflect the latest developments in spatial data analysis and visualisation reflecting CASA's reputation in the fields of geographic, urban and architectural information systems. This innovative course provides an exciting opportunity to study at UCL with an MRes acting as a pathway to a PhD or further career in Advanced Spatial Analysis and Visualisation (ASAV).

The Bartlett Development Planning Unit
M.Sc. Computer Science

The M.Sc. In Computer Science at Middlesex University covers key topics such as software systems techniques, web applications, computer graphics and will enhance students’ critical and time-management skills. This Master’s course offers you the chance to work on both group and individual projects. You will receive excellent training in software development.

School of Science and Technology
M.Sc. Animation and VFX

This course gives animators, artists, designers and those with associated experience an opportunity to apply and extend their skills and discourse within both animation and VFX.The Animation and VFX programme is offered by the University of Dundee. 

Duncan of Jordanstone College of Art and Design
M.Sc. Advanced Computing Technologies

This is a specialised programme of study of advanced computing technologies, data science and data analytics focusing on areas of expertise and research specialisation within the Department of Computer Science and Information Systems. The Master Programme in Advanced Computing Technologies is offered by the Birkbeck, University of London - School of Business, Economics and Informatics. 

Postgraduate courses
Preparation Course Access to Computing (Level 3) Programme

This course suits those interested in progressing on to study a computing and information technology course at university, but who do not yet have the required qualifications. This Access to Computing (Level 3) Programme is offered by Lewisham and Southwark College.

M.Sc. Robotics, Autonomous and Interactive Systems

The Robotics, Autonomous and Interactive Systems course from Heriot-Watt University offers a cross-disciplinary course on a subject that could revolutionise society in the next 20 years. It’s aimed at graduates with a good first degree in areas like Electrical and Electronic Engineering, Computer Science and Mechanical Engineering. 

School of Engineering and Physical Sciences
M.Sc. Software Engineering

Software Engineering is the foundations of the functioning modern world. Many aspects of commerce and industry require well-engineered and reliable software to operate. The The University of Hertfordshire's MSc Software Engineering is designed for computer science graduates and has been popular with those looking to specialise in Software Engineering and progress their career in this direction.

M.Eng. Computer Science with Distributed Systems and Networks (Integrated Masters)

The Computer Science with Distributed Systems and Networks (Integrated Masters) from the University of Southampton includes the core learning of the BSc Computer Science and MEng Computer Science programmes to give you a thorough grounding in the field. You then have the opportunity to specialise and gain a greater understanding of the practical industrial applications of distributed systems and networks. 

Electronics and Computer Science
M.Sc. Big Data and Text Analytics

The sheer volume of this information means that traditional stand-alone applications are no longer suitable to process and analyse this data. The MSc Big Data and Text Analytics course from University of Essex equips you with the knowledge to contribute to this rapidly emerging area.

School of Computer Science and Electronic Engineering
M.Sc. Internet of Things (IoT)

This Internet of Things (IoT) programme at University of the West of Scotland is mainly motivated by the growing importance of internet-of-things. International Data Corporation (IDC: a market research firm) predicated the IoT market will grow to £4.93 trillion in revenue by 2020. Gartner estimated that the total number of IoT devices will hit 26 billion units by 2020.

School of Engineering and Computing
M.Sc. Software Development

The online Master of Science in Software Development at The Open University UK teaches students how to analyse, develop and design software following the latest trends in software development, through practical exercises. The online software development degree covers three basic modules: software development, design and code, and software architecture. Learn programming languages, like Java.

The Open University UK Computing and IT
M.Sc. Smart Networks

The Smart Networks programme at the University of the West of Scotland is unique in Scotland, designed for meeting the increasing business requirements of modern enterprises.

School of Engineering and Computing
Postgraduate Diploma Postgraduate Diploma in Advanced Networking

The online Postgraduate Diploma in Advanced Networking at The Open University UK teaches students how to install and configure networks by providing certified Cisco training. The Master’s degree equips you with the skills to design, test and assess data communication networks, and understand internet protocols. Specialise in network security, multilayer switching, or network optimisation.

The Open University UK Computing and IT
M.Eng. Electronic Engineering with Artificial Intelligence (Integrated Master)

The Electronic Engineering with Artificial Intelligence (Integrated Master) at University of Southampton includes the core learning of the BEng Electronic Engineering and MEng Electronic Engineering programmes to give you a thorough grounding in the field. You then have the opportunity to specialise and gain a greater understanding of the practical industrial applications of artificial intelligence.

Electronics and Computer Science
M.Sc. Design and Digital Media

The MSc in Design and Digital Media from The University of Edinburgh is a unique programme of study that addresses the growing need for professional education in digital technology applied to design, including its social, cultural and philosophical implications.

Edinburgh College of Art
M.Sc. Computer Science with Visualisation

Students completing this Computer Science with Visualisation course at Bangor University will have an understanding of the fundamentals underpinning computing and its applications with a specialisation in the area of visualisation.

School of Computer Science
Postgraduate Diploma Postgraduate Diploma in Computing

The online Postgraduate Diploma in Computing at The Open University UK provides advanced knowledge in digital media, information technology and software engineering. The postgraduate degree equips students with the ability to create and design systems and IT environments for any type of industry. Learn to implement online database systems and secure networks.

The Open University UK Computing and IT
M.Sc. Cyber Security

This MSc in Cyber Security at University of Southampton is specifically designed to give students a well-rounded, multi-disciplinary view of the subject area, embracing not only the technical subjects, but also aspects of criminology, risk management, law and social sciences. The University of Southampton believes a broad grounding in cyber security will give students a key advantage in the marketplace.

Electronics and Computer Science
Postgraduate Diploma Postgraduate Diploma in Online and Distance Education

This postgraduate diploma offers the unique opportunity to draw on the expertise of The Open University's Institute of Educational Technology - world leaders in the innovative use of new media and technologies in online education. This Postgraduate Diploma in Online and Distance Education is offered by The Open University UK.

The Open University UK Education
M.Sc. Data Science

Data science is an emerging new area of science. With City, University of London's MSc in Data Science you can develop the skills and knowledge to analyse data in many forms and communicate insights.

School of Engineering and Mathematical Sciences
M.Sc. Computer Science

This Computer Science MSc course at Bangor University takes an immersive approach to learning both the principles and practices of computer systems with much of the material based around examples and practical exercises.

School of Computer Science
M.Sc. Data Science

The MSc Data Science programme from the University of Southampton prepares you to become a proficient data scientist,  building core areas of expertise, from the ability to operate high-performance computing clusters and cloud-based infrastructures, to devising and applying sophisticated Big Data analytics techniques.

Electronics and Computer Science
M.Res. Computer Music

The future of the music industry lies with computer technology – and what we can do with that technology. It affects how we create, perform and distribute music. Whether you’re a practising musician, a sound engineer or a professional looking to combine your background and passion for music, we’ll help you explore key concepts at the heart of music, science and technology. 

M.Sc. Digital Communication Systems

Modern information systems continue to transform and progress the ease with which information can be accessed across the globe and to underpin the digital society and economy.

Electronic,Electrical and Systems Engineering