Computer Science

Undergraduate study

Computer Science is a rapidly evolving and increasingly important field, pervasive in almost all areas of science and modern day life. Computer Science graduates are therefore in high demand across a diverse range of industries, as is reflected by the success and exceptionally high starting salaries of our graduates.

Study with us because

  • A highly ranked department 

    Ranked 4th for Computer Science and Information Systems in The Guardian University Guide 2018.  Top 5 in the UK for overall student satisfaction in Computer Science (NSS 2016)*

  • Excellent employability 

    94% of our graduates in employment and/or further study within six months of graduation. The employment level of our graduates is consistently higher than the national average - with an average starting salary of £29,600**

  • Outstanding industry links 

    Our links to industry not only provide placement opportunities for our students but also inform our teaching to ensure it reflects the up-to-date needs of businesses

  • Placement opportunities available on all degrees 

    Our students can undertake paid placements with the world's top companies

  • Respected for research 

    Three quarters of research impact rated internationally leading or better in REF 2014

*National Student Survey 2016, based on mean score for question 22 ('Overall Satisfaction'). **Destination of Leavers from Higher Education (DLHE) survey 2015. Based on mean salary of those in full-time graduate level employment or self-employment (UK/Channel Islands only).