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Research Postgraduate Programmes

The CSIS Department offers postgraduate research programmes leading to the award of MSc and PhD in areas such as Software Engineering, Computational Linguistics, Computational Musicology and Computer Music, Human-Centred Computing, Software Localisation, Bio-Computing, Robotics, and Visualisation and Graph Drawing.

There are several internal and external opportunities for funding/scholarships for suitably qualified candidates.

Taught Postgraduate Programmes

The CSIS Department offers taught postgraduate courses in a variety of areas. The department has particular strengths in digital media, software localisation and software engineering. In full-time mode the taught programmes take a full calendar year. The vast majority of these programmes have attracted substantial funding under the Postgraduate Skills Initiative which results in reduced fees for EU-students.

Available Courses

LM338 - MSc in Software Engineering
If you would like to be at the cutting-edge of software engineering innovation and to architect and design the next generation of software systems then this programme could be for you. If you wish to enhance your career prospects in the software engineering sector or to position yourself to work in research and development then you should consider the MSc in Software Engineering. course details

LM635 - MSc in Health Informatics
Are you a Health Care Administrator, Health Care Manager, Health Care Professional or an IT Specialist with experience of working in a health care setting?  If so, you may wish to consider applying for the M.Sc. in Health Informatics. course details

LM807 Interaction and experience Design
The Master in Interaction and Experience Design (formerly known as Interactive Media) is a 12-months intensive course designed specifically for graduates who are interested in combining technological competence with design/artistic endeavours. course details

MSc in Artificial Intelligence
An exciting new two-year part-time programme to give current and potential AI engineers the skills, theory and recognition they need to develop in their role.  For the first time, candidates can gain a full MSc degree in this specialist area through a mixed learning process with an emphasis on practical application in the workplace.  course information

MSc/MA Art and Technology   

With an emphasis on the latest technological advances ‐ including computation, digital fabrication, robotics, and virtual reality ‐ the MA/MSc in Art and Technology offers a space to engage critically with the political, social and cultural implications of technology. course details

MSc in Software Development: International Systems
Targeted at students with a non-software-development background - this course provides students with the opportunity to combine their previous studies and experience with the skills, technical knowledge and expertise required to participate in building high-quality software systems for international markets. course details

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