Heriot-Watt University
MSc Programmes 2018/19
Department of Computer Science
Edinburgh scene
1 Year MSc
Admission good relevant honours degree or 4 year equivalent
English IELTS 6.5, ECCE, CEF B2+
tier 4 visa IELTS 5.5 in all 4 parts
Fees 2018/19 £18120 Overseas
£5360 Scotland/UK/EU
Enquiries tel: +44 (0) 131 451 8444
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Duration 12 months
Start early September
Structure 8 taught courses over 2 semesters and MSc project
Timetables 12 week teaching semesters
Scholarships UK/EU, Overseas
Publicity flyer
Applications apply online
Videos International campus
Computer Science
MSc experience
Robotics & Interaction labs
Key Facts
Research Quality In REF 2014 HW was 33 in 128 UK universities. CS at HW was 28 in 89 UK CS depts.
Teaching Quality Our CS BScs are 82% satisfied overall in NSS 2017. Our CS MScs are 89.5% satisfied with course quality in PTES 2017.
Professionalism Chartered Institute of IT (BCS) accredits our specialist MScs.
Employability 95% in work or education in 6 months of graduation.
Experience We offered 1st Scottish BSc CS in 1966 and MScs from 1970.
History In 1821 we began as a School of Arts, in 1966 as a university.
University Rank Guardian 26, Complete 35, Times 39 in 120+ UK HEIs.
Computer Science Rank Guardian 25, Complete 25, Times 29 in 100+ UK CS depts.
Internationalism   1 in 3 HW students are non-UK.
Location Green campus on edge of historic city of Edinburgh.

School of MACS, Riccarton campus, Heriot-Watt University, Edinburgh EH14 4AS, Scotland
Telephone +44 (0)131 451 8444 or email MACSpgenquiries@hw.ac.uk