Computing postgraduate courses

With a masters qualification from Derby on your CV, you can transform your career and earnings potential in the fast-moving, competitive world of computer science and IT.

Based in one of the UK’s most hi-tech cities, you will study and conduct research alongside tutors offering industry experience, strong academic credentials and expertise in areas such as programming, computer networks, mobile computing, big data and cyber security.

Our new STEM Centre features modern specialised computer networking labs with a full range of industry-standard software and hardware. We’re a Microsoft IT, CISCO and SAS Academy, giving you access to up-to-the-minute online resources and professional tools.

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Postgraduate prospectus

Explore your digital postgraduate prospectus and find out what you need to know about studying with us. When you sign up, tell us what you're interested in and we'll send you a link to information put together just for you.

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Postgraduate Live Online Event

Join us between Tuesday 23 February and Wednesday 3 March for a series of online postgraduate subject talks. You'll be able to find out more about your subject from our expert teaching team and ask any questions you may have in a live Q&A.

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Data Science Research Centre (DSRC)

Our team of computer and data science specialists are using their expertise to explore new ways of processing large sets of data to solve real-life problems.

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