Big Data and High Performance Computing MSc

  • Programme duration: Full-time: 12 months   Part-time: 24 months
  • Programme start: September 2020
  • Entry requirements: You will need a 2:1 honours degree (or above) in Computer Science, Software Engineering, Mathematics or Physics.
Big Data and High Performance Computing msc

About us

School of Electrical Engineering, Electronics and Computer Science

The School of Electrical Engineering, Electronics and Computer Science is at the forefront of world-leading and internationally acclaimed research in this fast moving discipline. Our postgraduate master’s and research programmes offer high quality specialised training for graduates with Computer Science, Electrical Engineering or related science degrees. With one of the largest postgraduate bodies in the University you will be taught in state-of-the-art facilities by academics who are leaders internationally in their research fields.


Computer Science

Pursue your postgraduate programme at the University of Liverpool and you'll be part of a Computer Science school that's internationally renowned for its advanced research and teaching.

We came seventh nationally in the 2008 research assessment exercise and have four main research groups:-

  • Agents
  • Algorithmics
  • Logic and Computation
  • Economics and Computation

Together these groups provide a critical mass of expertise equal to the most complex challenges in Computer Science, within a setting that offers world class research facilities and support.

Pursue your MSc/MRes research project and PhD/MPhil studies here and you'll be able to contribute to, and shape, cutting edge research and innovative technologies of the future.


Department address

University of Liverpool
Department of Computer Science
Ashton Building
Ashton Street
Liverpool L69 3BX

Telephone: +44 (0)151 795 4276

Fax: +44 (0)151 794 4235

Email: h.bradley@csc.liv.ac.uk