Conversion programmes

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Conversion programmes

A new direction

Are you looking for a career change? Do you want to study a different postgraduate subject to your undergraduate degree? Our postgraduate conversion programmes teach you new skills, improve your job prospects and prepare you for a career in a different discipline.

We offer business, economics and computing programmes for students from an entirely different background, while our Master's degrees in law or journalism develop your academic and professional skills in new areas.

The list below includes some of our most popular conversion programmes but is not exhaustive; you can find more opportunities on the full online prospectus.


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Computing and Technology

The Computer Science MSc prepares graduates from any discipline for a career in computing, or a career involving the application of computing within their original professional field.

Computer Science - MSc


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Professional development

Our Master's programmes offer you the opportunity to attain academic recognition for the skills, knowledge and experience that you have developed in the workplace.

Professional Practice Professional Practice (Teaching and Learning)

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Brittany talks about the Computer Science MSc

It's ideal if you have no formal computing qualifications, but aspirations of a tech-based career