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 10th in the UK for 'Computer Science & Information Systems' (The Guardian University Guide 2021)

  • Excellent employability 

    Average starting salary of £30,000 for our 2018 graduates. 95% of our graduates in graduate-level employment and/or further study within six months of graduation*

  • Respected for research 

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

  • 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 highly successful placement scheme enables our students to take paid placements with the world's top companies, gaining invaluable professional experience in the workplace. Students have spent their year in industry with organisations including IBM, Microsoft, Hewlett Packard, CERN and Morgan Stanley

*Data taken from 2018-19 Graduate Outcomes (GO) survey results (published 2020). Salary based on UK-domiciled graduates only.