Artificial Intelligence (AI) is an exciting, cutting-edge topic with technologies and applications that span almost every aspect of our lives. AI is everywhere, from smartphone apps that recognise your speech, to self-driving cars that revolutionise the safety and efficiency of our transport networks.
AI is built on a foundation of computer science. It combines problem-solving skills, practical skills like programming, and specialist knowledge on tools and techniques for creating smart algorithms and software.
On this course you will benefit from our 50 years-plus of experience in computer science. You'll learn how to integrate a diverse set of skills from a variety of topics into real-world applications, through our industry-focused curriculum.
You will study topics such as programming, specialist artificial intelligence, machine learning, deep learning, intelligent systems and others, with modules that challenge you to combine and apply these topics on practical projects with career-launching outcomes.
The programme includes project and dissertation modules with opportunities to leverage industry-standard software tools to develop cutting-edge solutions to real-world problems, with the support and guidance of academic experts from the artificial intelligence domain.
2:2 or above in computer science, computer engineering, informatics or other computer-related subjects (including engineering and management disciplines such as finance, economics, business studies etc) from an approved degree-awarding body.
Candidates who do not fulfil the normal entry requirements but have extensive industrial experience in a related area are considered on an individual basis.
English language requirements
Minimum IELTS 6.0 or equivalent.
If you do not meet the IELTS requirement, you can take a University of Bradford pre-sessional English course. See the Language Centre for more details. For further information on English Language requirements please see the dedicated international entry requirements page.
Fees, finance and scholarships
Tuition fee 2022
Home: £9,004 per year
International: £21,930 per year
There may be additional costs that you may incur as a student. Though these are not essential to your programme of study you need to be aware of them as a student of the University. A list of the sort of costs you might expect can be found on our fees and finance section.