School of Computing and Engineering

Masters degrees

student working on a laptopThe School of Computing and Engineering's masters degrees enhances your career prospects, setting you apart in today's highly competitive job market. We offer degrees in:

  • Software Engineering
  • Information Systems
  • Cyber Security
  • Applied Project Management
  • Civil and Environmental Engineering
  • Health Informatics
  • ​Digital Audio Engineering 

Apply now to start one of our postgraduate courses.

MSc Software Engineering
This course aims to equip students for professional careers in this important field of software systems. It provides a practical understanding of the issues relating to the design, analysis and implementation of modern software systems. This course is also offered with an internship.

MSc Information Systems
This course builds upon typical computing courses available at undergraduate level and develops new knowledge and skills in areas critical for the successful introduction of information systems into business enterprises and organisations. This course is also offered as an integrated course or with an internship.

MSc / PgDip Cyber security
This course has been developed in response to the demand from industry for cyber security professionals who have a systematic understanding of the principles and technologies underpinning today’s IT systems.

MSc Applied Project Management
This exciting new Masters in Applied Project Management contextualises the practice of project management within specific sectors and provides the graduate with the generic skills and competences required to fulfil their business and organisational needs. This course is also offered with an internship.

MSc Civil and Environmental Engineering
This course will advance your analytical skills in civil engineering including structural analysis, sustainability and hydraulics. You will learn application of modern IT techniques to complex problem solving and project and process management issues in civil engineering. This course is also offered with an internship.

MSc Health Informatics
This exciting course is a new venture between the School of Engineering and the College of Nursing, Midwifery and Healthcare. It is ideal if you love work that connects computing and biology, medicine, or healthcare, and have an analytical and inquisitive mind. (Subject to validation)

MSc Digital Audio Engineering 
This course aims to help students enter the unique and innovate industry of digital audio engineering. Students will explore theory as well as problem analysis in order to apply their knowledge to real life situations. 


If you are planning to study for a Master's degree, full or part-time, then you may be able to apply for a postgraduate loan to help you fund your studies. Find out more about postgraduate loans.