Artificial Intelligence - with or without Applied Research

Ulster University - Belfast

Artificial Intelligence - with or without Applied Research

Artificial Intelligence (with or without Applied Research).

This is a specialist programme with the core aim to prepare students with skills in AI that are in high demand nationally and internationally. AI has applications in almost every industry sector including health, financial technology, advanced manufacturing, media, energy, civic society and public policy.

The course provides knowledge and skills in deep learning, data mining, machine learning, big data, automatic computing, robotics, knowledge engineering and data analytics in the context of AI with the use of state-of-the-art tools.

Course content is informed by our internationally leading research and industry partnerships including our jointly established 28.6 million BT Ireland Innovation Centre. You will benefit from a multi-million-pound infrastructure of a wide-reaching and mobile computing environment.

Graduates can progress into a wide variety of careers, across industrial settings and application domains or embark upon PhD research studies.

For further course details please see "Course Web Page" below.

Entry requirements

To apply to our postgraduate taught programmes, you must meet the University's General Entrance Requirements and any course-specific requirements.

These vary depending on the course and are detailed online.

If English language is not your first language this course requires a minimum English level of IELTS 6.0, or equivalent. Visit for more details on English language requirements.

For full entry requirements please see "Course Web Page" below.

Application dates

Your Application
You can apply directly to Ulster any time of year. We advise that you submit your application two weeks prior to your course start date to ensure sufficient time to review your application and, should you be made an offer, complete all necessary enrolment admin.

To start an application, you must create an Ulster University account. Do not worry. You don't need to complete your application in one go. We understand that this is a big decision. Our admissions team are on hand to help you with both the form and any documentation that you may need as part of your application.

Application is through the University's online application system (see "Application Weblink" below).


Full-Time/Part-Time. Applied Research available full-time only.

More details
  • Qualification letters

    MSc with Applied Research/MSc/PGDip

  • Qualifications

    Postgraduate Diploma at UK Level 7,Degree - Masters at UK Level 7

  • Attendance type

    Full time,Part time,Daytime

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