UCL Computer Science


Postgraduate taught

Gain deeper insight into computer science theory and applied skills, with our renowned offering of postgraduate taught programmes

Our taught postgraduate degrees advance students' knowledge of specialist areas in the fields of computing and technology. We offer a wide range of degree programmes, most of which last one year and lead to an MSc qualification.

Our programmes consist of coursework with other students (lectures, seminars, tutorials and laboratory work as appropriate), unique project work with clients from industry on real-world problems, and independent study for a supervised dissertation or substantive research project on an elected topic. 

Graduates with an MSc from UCL Computer Science are highly sought after by employers due to the special knowledge, expertise and skills acquired.

Our degree programmes

Other degree programmes

Human-Computer Interation MSc

Computer Scientists may also be interested in the interdisciplinary Human-Computer Interaction MSc programme offered by the UCL Interaction Centre.

Human-Computer Interaction (HCI) is concerned with the design and use of computer and mobile technology, focusing on the interfaces between people and systems. This interdisciplinary programme sits at the intersection of engineering, behavioural sciences, and design. It combines academic rigour with practical and professional skills highly valued by employers.