Postgraduate courses in Computer Science, AI and Robotics

Computer scientists are in high demand, with a host of exciting career opportunities available in this constantly expanding, diverse industry. A postgraduate degree can put you ahead of the competition, and we offer specialisations and professional body accreditations in areas such as AI, robotics, computer networks, cyber security and data science. Graduates work in industry and academia, benefiting from our strong links with local and national businesses including Google, Hewlett-Packard, Vodafone, Microsoft and Ocado.

Why advance in this subject area?

  • The University has an excellent reputation in this field, with 90% of its computer science research ranked as world-leading (Research Excellence Framework, 2021). You will be taught by academics who have developed and contributed to this research.
  • Prepare for professional work through a mix of academic, professional and practical study in one of the largest and most established computer science communities in the country, with a highly supportive academic, research and student population.
  • Enhance your employability: Herts graduates are consistently sought-after, benefiting from our strong industry links as well as placement and networking opportunities. 91.5% of our postgraduate taught students are in work or further study within 15 months of finishing their degrees (of those available for work or study, latest Graduate Outcomes Survey 2019-20).
  • Professional body accreditation: many of our courses offer professional accreditation and work placements, enabling you to secure additional qualifications from professional bodies.

View our courses

MSc Advanced Computer Science
MSc Advanced Computer Science (Online)
MSc Advanced Computer Science with Placement
MSc Artificial Intelligence (Online)
MSc Artificial Intelligence and Robotics
MSc Artificial Intelligence and Robotics with Advanced Research
MSc Artificial Intelligence and Robotics with Placement
MSc Computer Networks and Systems Security
MSc Computer Networks and Systems Security with Advanced Research
MSc Computer Networks and Systems Security with Placement
MSc Computer Science
MSc Computer Science (Online)
MSc Cyber Security
MSc Cyber Security (Online)
MSc Cyber Security with Advanced Research
MSc Cyber Security with Placement
MSc Data Science
MSc Data Science with Advanced Research
MSc Data Science with Placement
MSc Data Science and Analytics
MSc Data Science and Analytics (Online)
MSc Data Science and Analytics with Advanced Research
MSc Data Science and Analytics with Placement
MSc Software Engineering
MSc Software Engineering with Advanced Research
MSc Software Engineering with Placement