Entry Requirements

Minimum requirements (2:1)

A bachelor’s degree with 2:1 honours in Computer Science, Mathematics, Statistics, Physics, Natural Sciences, Electronic Engineering, Psychology or Geographic Information Systems. In order to meet the academic entry requirements for this programme you should have a minimum 2:1 undergraduate degree with a final mark of at least 60% or above in the UK marking scheme. If you are still studying you should be achieving an average of at least 60% or above in the UK marking scheme. Candidates who achieved a 2:2 in their undergraduate degree will need to support their application with a one page personal statement and an academic reference addressing their academic and relevant professional achievement. Other degrees or professional qualifications may also be acceptable such as the Graduate diploma of the Royal Statistical Society.

International requirements

Visit our admissions webpages to view our International entry requirements.

English Language requirements (Band D)

Based on the IELTS test scoring system, this programme requires that successful candidates achieve the following level of English before enrolling. Successful applicants’ offer letters will include information about when they must have achieved this standard.

  • Overall:  6.5
  • Listening: 6 
  • Speaking: 6 
  • Reading: 6 
  • Writing: 6

Visit our admissions webpages to view our English language entry requirements.

Help and support

If you don’t have a suitable qualification for direct entry to a UK university, or if English isn’t your first language, our academic preparation courses can help you get ready for study in the UK.