Join one of the fastest growing industries in the UK, with an Online MSc in Computer Science, from the University of Bath. By 2022 more than 500,000 people will be needed to fill positions in the three highest skilled groups in the digital arena[i]. University of Bath recognises the importance of developing elite computer science professionals, and this course offers you the chance to upgrade your know-how and switch up your career, no matter if you want to be a software developer or a technical analyst.
University of Bath provides working professionals, or those with no previous experience, with trailblazing, practice-based teaching, aimed to inspire you and make you ready for a career in computer science. Throughout studying the online computer science degree you’ll be taught by inspirational research academics, whose work leads the way in AI, Human Computer Interaction and cybersecurity. It’s because of this that many of the on-campus graduates have secured positions with huge companies such as Electronic Arts, Nokia and KPMG, and you can follow in their footsteps.
In this course, you will learn and understand the core theories and practices in computer science, developing a solid base of knowledge. You will understand core Computer Science theories and practices and, most importantly; be able to think critically, actively contributing towards the body of knowledge in the industry and really pushing the boundaries with code.
Pioneering industry insights
The University of Bath heads up the Institute of Coding, an initiative made up of universities and corporations committed to plugging the digital skills gap. This initiative helps develop skills where they’re most needed in order to create the next generation of digital specialists.
With £40 million in funding, the Institute’s vision is to enhance the education and employability of every learner and ensure that employers and individuals can access the skills they need to compete in the global digital economy. This initiative means that the University of Bath is ideally placed to help you develop the skills that employers need the most, in order to advance your career goals.
[i] Bath.ac.uk. (2018). National Institute of Coding established to help plug digital skills gap | University of Bath. [online] Available at: http://www.bath.ac.uk/research/news/2018/01/25/institute-of-coding-established/ [Accessed 8 Nov. 2018].