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Computer Science

The Computer Science Master of Science degree equips students with cutting edge knowledge and tools to solve data science and software development problems.

Key Facts



MSc (Hons) Computer Science


Course Credits: 30


Degree Duration

2 Years (Direct Route)
2 Years :1 year pathway + 1 year degree (major)


Pathways Available



Start Dates

September 2023

Degree Overview

The program starts by providing fundamental computer science theories that make skilled practice possible. Choose from concentrations in data science or software development to pursue a career that best fits your interests. Data scientists and software developers receive comparable salaries.

  • You may incur additional costs in the course of your education at the University over and above tuition fees in an academic year such as laptops, Stationary and additional resources.

Why Study this Degree

Mercy’s nationally recognized PACT mentor program ensures that every student receives guidance and support for their academic, social and professional pursuits. PACT mentors are there to help every step of the way.

72,000+ alumni network across the US and around the world

Your Pathways


The Pre Masters Program will prepare you for the UK, EU or US study system, giving you the confidence and skills that you’ll need to go further in your studies. Depending on your academic qualification and English language level and chosen programme, you can study the IIM over one or two terms.

What’s the difference between the one or two terms?
One Term Two Terms
3 months of study Six months of study
Additional academic English and subject-related support

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San Francisco State University

Founded in 1889, SF State offers world-class academics, a diverse
campus and an incredible location for students.

With around 27,000 students from all over the globe, international students find SF State a truly welcoming community and diverse place to live in.

SF State has been included in the Top 20 colleges nationwide for best location. It was also rated one of the most diverse colleges in America, according to Wall Street Journal’s 2022 College Rankings.

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