Step into a computing role with an online master’s from a Russell Group university

Fascinated by technology and want to take it one step further? Discover the online, part-time Computer Science MSc and Data Science and Artificial Intelligence MSc from the University of Liverpool, designed for students from a non-computing background.

Computer Science

Build your knowledge on the fundamentals of computer science and artificial intelligence, as well as key trends and themes within this constantly evolving field. Accredited by the BCS, The Chartered Institute for IT, the online Computer Science MSc is delivered by leading experts in a culture of research excellence.

You'll explore topics including software development, information systems, machine learning, multi-agent systems and more. Upon completion of your programme, you will be able to take on roles such as IT consultant, research scientist, machine learning practitioner, software engineer and database manager.

Data Science and Artificial Intelligence

Learn from experts in data science and artificial intelligence who will help you get your foot on the ladder in an exciting area of computer science. The online Data Science and Artificial Intelligence MSc is accredited by the BCS, The Chartered Institute for IT, for the purposes of meeting the further learning academic requirement for registration as a Chartered IT Professional.

Throughout your programme, you'll learn how to gather and analyse information to make data-driven decisions. Upon completion of your programme, you’ll be able to apply the skills you developed to a range of real-world challenges as well as research, create and implement solutions to technical problems you will encounter in your future career; suitable roles may include data analyst, data scientist, database manager, machine learning practitioner and IT consultant.

Why study online with Liverpool?

  • Learn from industry experts. The latest Research Excellence Framework 2021 rated us 5th in the UK for world leading (4*) research outputs, and 100% of research environment rated as world-leading (4*) or internationally excellent (3*).
  • Gain a highly regarded qualification. The University of Liverpool is a member of the Russell Group, a group of 24 research-led UK universities committed to maintaining the highest possible standards of research and education.
  • Tailored support throughout your studies. Our student services team will be available for support and guidance throughout your time studying with us.
  • Become part of a strong network. Throughout your studies and upon graduation, you will have access to a wide range of careers resources, including opportunities to connect with employers.

Download a prospectus to learn more about our programmes, start dates, tuition fees, entry requirements, discounts and scholarships.

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