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 2019.  Top 5 in the UK for Learning Resources in Computer Science, Top 5 in the UK for Organisation and Management in Computer Science, Top 10 for Academic Support in Computer Science (National Student Survey 2018)

  • Excellent employability 

    95.5% of our graduates in graduate-level employment and/or further study within six months of graduation. Graduate average mean salary (of 2016-17 leavers) is £29,900*

  • 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

*Destination of Leavers from Higher Education (DLHE) survey 2016-17. Average mean salary of those in full-time graduate-level employment or self-employed (UK and Channel Islands only). % of graduates in graduate-level employment or graduate-level further study - UK and Channel Islands only, excludes 'other' (those travelling, retired, etc.) and those due to start work.