Postgraduate Study

We have expanded and diversified our postgraduate offer to match the growing demand for employees with advanced IT and computing skills. Besides our long-standing MSc Advanced Computer Science, we also offer an MSc Computer Science, suitable for those who don't have a Computing undergraduate degree and are perhaps looking for a career change. Our specialised programmes encourage solid preparation in key areas like smart energy management, artificial intelligence and data science for the healthcare sector. With a broad range of optional modules to choose from, and our tight connections with local and national companies, Keele is the right choice to invest in your career in a range of contemporary roles.

This course is ideal for anyone who doesn't have a Computing undergradute degree but would like to study this discipline at postgraduate level.

This course is your next step into postgradute study if you already have an undergraduate degree in Computing.

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100% Online Computer Science Programmes

Should you wish for an alternative route and/or complete flexibility with your studies, take a look at our 100% online Computer Science programmes.

MSc Computer Science

MSc Computer Science with Data Analytics

MSc Computer Science with Artificial Intelligence

James Mitchell case study

"I like the idea of working on something big that changes how people interact with things. I would urge anybody considering this programme to take the plunge. I’ve not been disappointed. It was a life changing experience."

James Mitchell, MSc Advanced Computer Science

Read more about James Mitchell, MSc Advanced Computer Science

Computer Science PhD/MPhil postgraduate research.

Mathematics PhD/MPhil postgraduate research.

Keele University studentships, when available, are funded internally or from external sponsors such as research councils or from industry. If you are interested in any of the studentships available you can apply online.