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Online Degrees Computer Science

A UK leader for research excellence, the University of Liverpool’s Department of Computer Science offers a suite of 100% online programmes that empower working IT professionals around the world to move into or move up in IT careers.

Innovative learning for today’s IT professionals

Our fully online master’s programmes reflect the strategic priorities of organisations in a changing technological landscape. Learning through an innovative, cloud-based server platform that mirrors a real-world IT work environment, you will be able to develop practical, solution-oriented skills in growth areas such as big data analytics, cyber security and information systems management.

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Department of Computer Science

Part of the School of Electrical Engineering, Electronics and Computer Science, the Department works closely with industry partners to develop innovative technologies and applications in fields ranging from mobile computing to artificial intelligence

BCS Educational Affiliate

BCS Accreditation

All five University of Liverpool’s online master’s degree programmes are accredited by BCS, The Chartered Institute for IT.1

Accreditation is a mark of assurance that the degree meets the standards set by BCS. An accredited degree entitles you to professional membership of BCS, which is an important part of the criteria for achieving Chartered IT Professional (CITP) status through the Institute.

Read more about BCS Accreditation



Hear from two Computer Science graduates

“I wake up every day and I want to work and it’s all because of doing this degree.”



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Research excellence

The 2014 Research Excellence Framework rated 97% of the department’s research as being world-leading or internationally excellent, the highest proportion of any Computer Science department in the UK.



1 Many countries have their own accrediting bodies, and degree recognition differs from country to country. If you reside outside of the United Kingdom, please review your country of residence’s requirements to confirm recognition of your programme.