The Univeristy of London- University College London provides a programme of study in Computer Science at the Mphil/Phd Level. Graduate students who are interested in research topics in Bioinformatic, financial computing, and Human Centered Systems, among nine other areas may be interested in this program. Each area of research covers extensive subtopics. For example, with a Concentration in Human Centered systems, graduate students will learn about multimedia and security system usability, how humans make sense of information through computing, and explore the processes of cognitive resiliency and human errors.

Graduates from the UCL Computer Science MPhil/Phd programme are able to gain employment in a plethora of corporations and businesses. These places in industry include IT consulting, banking institutions, and employment in the manufacturing industry. The Computer Department proudly helps students reach their choice of career goals, and makes sure that opportunities are available internships and placements in technology companies, both established and start-up status, or multi-national financial organizations.

The top employment opportunities secured after completion of this program are:

  • Software Development for the Microsoft Corporation
  • Multi Media Programming at Google
  • Security Consulting at Accenture
  • Web Engineering for Skype Technologies,
  • Research Associate at the University of London
  • And many more!


Entry Requirements

A minimum of An upper second-class United Kingdom Bachelor’s degree in a related area of study is a minimum requirement for this course. Additionally, an overseas applicants must present qualifications equivalent with United Kingdom upper-level Bachelors degree. For applicants already in professional roles in industry, experience may be considered dependent upon the years of experience in the profession, and the position relevance to this programme of study. Applicants may apply at anytime during the year. Graduate cohorts usually enter in the fall.


Programme Fees

UCL’s tuition fees are annually adjusted. The fees cover registration, tuition and supervision for  any portion of each academic year that you are enrolled. When applying for a programme at UCL, tuition fees are subject to annual increase. This increase should be factored in to costs. Rates for 2014 entry will be posted shortly.


Contact Information

For queries relating to this programme, please contact:

Mr Yonita Carter


T: +44 (0)20 7679 0359



To enrol for this course please apply through UCAS (see link under ‘IT Course providers’)