University of Huddersfield - Computing MSc

University of Huddersfield

Computing MSc

The IT industry is constantly evolving and it is now incredibly challenging to keep up with the cutting-edge developments that the industry is facing. Forbes Technology Council highlighted the biggest challenges facing tech companies in 2019, one of these is finding the right talent.*

This course is aimed at sharing advanced knowledge across a broad range of Computer Science modules. It is suitable for those of you who wish to enhance your computing skills in order to improve your contribution to an IT-related industry or to pursue research and development in academia.

We want to support you in making an impact in the field of Computer Science. This course has been designed to equip you with the advanced knowledge and skills to analyze, model, design, develop, implement and evaluate computer-based systems in a wide range of application environments to a high professional standard.

During this course, you’ll have access to:

  • Computer packages
  • Lab facilities available 24/7

We will provide you with knowledge of systematic approaches, tools, and techniques for systems development, and learn how to embed them all within suitable frameworks to enable success. Our aim is to equip you with the skills for fast-tracking your career in IT.

Entry Requirements

Entry requirements for this course are normally:

  • An Honours degree (2:2 or above) in business computing/IS/ICT-related subject or an equivalent professional qualification.
  • Other qualifications and/or experience that demonstrate appropriate knowledge and skills at an Honours degree level.
  • Substantial (3 years) relevant industry experience in a management role.
  • IELTS is 6.0 overall with no element lower than 5.5, or equivalent will be considered acceptable

Career Prospects

Previous graduates from courses in this subject area have gone on to work in a variety of roles such as senior information security specialist, service desk analyst, web developer, and head of information technology in both public and private sector companies based in the UK and overseas

career opportunities after completing Computing MSc 

  • Software Developer.
  • Web Developer.
  • UX Designer.
  • Mobile App Developer.
  • IT Project Manager.
  • Information Security Analyst.
  • Systems Architect.
  • AI Engineer.

Course Details


Semantic Web
Autonomous and Autonomic Intelligent Systems
Web and Network Services
Effective Research and Professional Practice
Data Mining
Individual Project
Databases for Large Data-sets

Option Module

Select one option module from:
Advanced Software Development
Software Development

Select one option module from:
Change and Project Management
Machine Learning

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