What will I learn?

The School of Computing Science offers high quality learning environment in which world-class research informs course content and delivery. This is recognised in their high ranking positions across university league tables. We are a member of the Scottish Informatics and Computing Science Alliance (SICSA), a collaboration of Scottish Universities whose goal is to develop and extend Scotland's position as a world leader in Informatics and Computer Science research and education. The vibrant research culture of the School strongly encourages cross-disciplinary collaboration with each research group running its own seminar series as well as contributing to a weekly research forum. The overall aim of our Graduate School is to provide a world-leading environment for students which is intellectually stimulating, encourages them to contribute to culture, society and the economy and enables them to become leaders in a global environment. As a student in Computing Science you will be part of our Science and Engineering Graduate School and will benefit from the support that being part of this community brings. Students are encouraged to attend a range of postgraduate courses to broaden their scientific knowledge and develop their transferable skills.

Which department am I in?

College of Science and Engineering Graduate School

Study options

Full Time (2 years)

Tuition fees
£21,020.00 (US$ 25,548) per year
Additional fees available.

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Start date

September 2019


University of Glasgow

The Fraser Building,

65 Hillhead Street,


Glasgow, City Of,

G12 8QQ, Scotland

Entry requirements

For students from United States

Students must hold Bachelor’s degree (GPA: 3.0+) from an accredited university or college in a relevant subject. Normally a 2.1 or 2.2 Honours degree or equivalent in a relevant subject will be accepted.

For international students

Students whose first language is not English need to have IELTS Academic: overall score 6.5; no sub-test less than 6.0; TOEFL- iBT: 90 (Reading: 20, Listening: 19, Speaking: 19, Writing: 23).

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About this uni

Glasgow is a place where people have been making world changing discoveries for over 500 years and students become innovative global pioneers.

  • Based in Glasgow, a UNESCO city of music
  • Ranked in the top 100 universities in the world
  • Fourth-oldest higher education provider in the UK
  • Over 600 different courses on offer