How to apply

Apply online

You may apply for all postgraduate courses using our online application system.

Dates and deadlines

MSc Advanced Computer Science: Computer Security:

We are no longer accepting applications for 2017 entry.

MSc / MRes Advanced Computer Science, and associated pathways (except Computer Security):

Please note that due to the high volume of applications received this year, the School of Computer Science has introduced an application deadline for overseas applicants of Friday 10th February 2017, by which all applications for 2017 entry must be submitted via our online application system. Any applications received beyond this date will only be considered under exceptional circumstances.

We will continue to accept and consider applications from UK/EU students beyond this point due to the nature of the typical application window within the UK and Europe.

MSc/ MRes Advanced Computer Science with IT Management, and associated pathway

Please note that there was an application deadline for this course of 16 December 2016. We are no longer accepting applications for 2017 entry.

Kilburn Scholarships

Allocations of Kilburn Scholarships are decided in June each year.



Admissions are determined entirely on academic grounds and those of provision of facilities. The Admissions Officer reserves the right to refuse applications on such grounds and there is no appeal against a decision. However, if you are unhappy with the processing of your application, there is a complaints procedure. To invoke the procedure, please contact the PGT Admissions Officer - details below.

Further information

If you require any further details about the courses, the procedures or other information, please contact the Postgraduate Admissions Officer. If you do not have access to the postgraduate website, we will supply a printed information pack and application forms.

Contact us

Apply on-line

The Postgraduate Admissions Officer
School of Computer Science
The University of Manchester
Oxford Road
Manchester M13 9PL
United Kingdom
Tel: +44 (0) 161 275 6181
Fax: +44 (0) 161 275 6204

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