United Kingdom

Royal Holloway, University of London

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Physical sciences 2016
197 th
World University Rankings 2018
Egham Hill, Egham, Surrey, TW20 0EX, United Kingdom

Royal Holloway, University of London

Computer Science (Information Security)

Study computer science and information security subjects at a greater depth than the three-year BSc. You learn and experiment with contemporary technologies such as Web 2.0, distributed and embedded systems, artificial intelligence, and a range of information security technologies such as cryptography, computer security, fraud detection, and also how security can best be managed. You practise programming games and robots in dedicated laboratories, where you can use all your imagination and creativity. You practise Scrum-based Agile Software Development using state-of-the-art tools in a team project, thus developing key skills that employers value very highly. Enjoy excellent employment prospects - graduates from the Department of Computer Science starting salaries are amongst the highest in the country. The Information Security Group has very strong contacts with Industry. This degree has been accredited by the British Computer Society (BCS), the Chartered Institute for IT. This entitles you to professional membership of the BCS, which is an important part of the criteria for achieving Chartered IT Professional (CITP) status.

  • Qualification
    Master of Science - MSci
  • Study mode
    Full-time
  • Duration
    4 years
  • Start date
    2018-09-17
  • Location
    Main Site,Egham
  • Fees & Finances
  • Channel Islands Year 1 £9,250
  • England Year 1 £9,250
  • Scotland Year 1 £9,250
  • Wales Year 1 £9,250
  • Northern Ireland Year 1 £9,250
  • EU Year 1 £9,250
  • International Year 1 £15,600