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  • Qualification

    MSc - Master of Science

  • Location

    University of Dundee

  • Study mode

    Full time

  • Start date

    SEP

  • Duration

    12 months

Course summary

If you have graduated from a non-computing subject and are looking to enhance your computing skills then this is the course for you.

Develop your skills, knowledge and understanding of computing and the engineering behind computer programs and databases whilst designing, developing, and producing computer software packages.

You will study a range of modules, including software development, database systems, software engineering, and human-computer interaction, allowing you to gain a comprehensive understanding of the subject.

Our regular seminars and guest speakers allow you to learn from those working within the industry, increasing your understanding of real life situations you could face in your career.

You will also have access to a range of conventional and specialised equipment and software, such as Windows Azure, Teradata, and Tableau, helping to further develop your skills and understanding.

Under the guidance of our academic staff, you will undertake a development project based on your own interests. Recent projects examples have looked at the estimation of blood vessel widths in images of the human retina and exploring the potential of virtual reality in software design.

Careers

Due to working closely with industry experts to produce graduates with the skills to meet industry standards and requirements, you can work in a number of areas including:

  • software development
  • website design
  • network support
  • database development
  • research

Covering many different roles including:

  • Computer Systems Manager
  • Data Processing Manager
  • Software Engineer
  • Computer Analyst and Programmer
  • Computer and IT Consultant.

Tuition fees

Students living in United States
(international fees)

£ 21,950per year

Tuition fees shown are for indicative purposes and may vary. Please check with the institution for most up to date details.

University information

University of Dundee

  • University League Table

    31st

  • Campus address

    University of Dundee, Nethergate, Dundee, Dundee, City Of, DD1 4HN, Scotland

With over 16,000 students and 3,000 staff representing around 150 different countries across the world, the University of Dundee is a truly global institution.
Dundee offers a wide range of disciplines within a friendly and integrated community, to create a unique student experience.
A range of scholarships are available to help international students get the most from their studies.

Subject rankings

  • Subject ranking

    33rd out of 110 2

  • Entry standards

    / Max 236
    160 67%

    22nd

    17
  • Graduate prospects

    / Max 100
    81 81%

    57th

    1
  • Student satisfaction

    / Max 5
    4.11 82%

    18th

    3

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