UCL Computer Science


Machine Learning MSc

Machine Learning MSc is a unique programme that introduces students to the computational, mathematical and business views of machine learning

To find out core information about this degree, such as entry requirements, programme length and cost, visit the UCL prospectus site.

Programme information

Students undertake modules to the value of 180 credits. The programme consists of one core module (15 credits), five to seven optional modules (75 to 105 credits), up to two elective modules (0 to 30 credits), and a research project (60 credits).

Core modules

Optional modules

Students must choose 30 to 105 credits from these optional modules. Students must take either Graphical Models (COMP0080) or Probabilistic and Unsupervised Learning (COMP0086).

Elective modules

(Students may choose up to 75 credits from these elective modules)

Please note: the availability and delivery of optional modules may vary, depending on your selection.


All MSc students undertake an independent research project which culminates in a dissertation of 10,000-12,000 words in the form of a project report.

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