Advanced Computer Science MSc
- Name: Advanced Computer Science
- Qualification: MSc
- Duration: 1 year full-time; 2 years part-time
The Advanced Computer Science course builds on the foundations of a CS undergraduate programme, exploring more advanced topics such as high-performance computing and augmented/mixed/virtual reality. Students delve into the inner workings of these technologies and learn to exploit them for next-generation applications. This is all supported by our continuing commitment to professionalism and ethics, allowing the next generation to make the most appropriate choices when deploying technology to the world’s problems.
Course content is for guidance purposes only and may be subject to change.
Indicative Course Content:
• Advanced Machine Learning
• Embedded Systems
• Ethics, Data & Security
• High Performance Computing
• Information Visualisation
• Introduction to Machine Learning & Analytics
• Prototyping & Fabrication
• MSc Research Project
Students are expected to engage in near or actual state-of-the-art research and present this work as a written dissertation.
Modules for the current academic year
Module listings are for guide purposes only and are subject to change. Find out what our students are currently studying on the Advanced Computer Science Modules page.
A recognised undergraduate degree in Computer Science or a related field at Second class minimum, or international equivalent.
Applicants from overseas must also demonstrate competence in English to IELTS 6.0, with no individual component below 5.5.
For information and further detailed guidance on entry requirements for International Students, including the minimum English Language entry requirement, please visit the Entry Requirements by Country pages on the International Education Centre section of our website.
Ask the IEC for assistance...
If you want advice or a general chat about what’s available contact the International Education Centre on +44 (0) 1248 382028 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
How to Apply
Home/EU students: apply online yourself with the help of our Guidance Notes on online application for Home/EU students. We strongly recommend you read these before you start to apply online.
Once you have read the Guidance Notes you should apply using our Online Application form.
Need help applying? Home/EU students please contact:
Postgraduate Admissions: email@example.com or write to:
Telephone: +44 (0)1248 383717.
- Students: can apply though our Online Application Portal. Refer to the Guidance Notes for help filling the form.
- Agents: if you are an agent applying on behalf of the student, then you can Apply here. For further guidance click here
Need help applying? International students please contact:
International Education Office: firstname.lastname@example.org or write to
International Education Centre
Telephone: +44 (0) 1248 382028
When to apply
The University will accept applications throughout the year, but we would generally advise that you send in your application form by the end of June to ensure that you have time to make any funding and/or accommodation arrangements, and for documents such as transcripts and references to be obtained if not submitted with the application. This will also give you more time to meet any conditions we may potentially attach to an offer.
Computer Science at Bangor is regularly ranked amongst the top universities in the UK for employability according to league tables. Computer Science helps to foster collaborations with local IT companies. There are also many opportunities in the IT industry in many sectors due to the presence of a comparatively high number of IT companies and SMEs locally.