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Key information

Qualification type

MRes - Master of Research

Subject areas

Computer Science

Course type


Course Summary

This research-based Computer Science master’s enables you to join one of our research groups where you will be mentored by active researchers and produce a research proposal for a PhD programme.

This course links directly with the research groups within the School. 45% of Computer Science and Informatics research was recognized as world-leading and internationally excellent in REF 2014.You are embedded within a research group upon starting the programme and are mentored by active researchers. You have the support of other researchers through regular research group meetings and you become part of a community of researchers, where collaboration, networking, building relationships and the sharing of ideas takes place.

Different course options

Full time | Teesside University | 1 year | JAN-20

Study mode

Full time


1 year

Start date



A successful researcher has the ability to define an experiment, survey or case study; identify and define an appropriate research strategy and methodology and articulate this to an audience. This can involve assembling and managing complex datasets, developing and testing or evaluating a program, producing and analyzing quantitative or qualitative data or analysing tests, sources and other materials.

Tuition fees

UK fees
Course fees for UK / EU students

For this course (per year)


Average for all Postgrad courses (per year)


International fees
Course fees for non-UK / EU students

For this course (per year)


Average for all Postgrad courses (per year)


Entry requirements

Applicants will normally have a first degree in related discipline (2.2 minimum) or relevant experience or equivalent qualifications.

University information

Based on its vibrant campus in the heart of Middlesbrough in North East England, Teesside University is a friendly, modern university offering a broad portfolio of courses. The University has recently invested more than £270m in its town-centre campus giving it a leading edge in digital innovation, forensic facilities and sport and health sciences buildings. The University is investing an additional £300m over the next ten years to further...more