A Computer Science degree where industry practice meets academic excellence
Immerse yourself in a hands-on curriculum and boost your employability. Our Computer Science degree focuses on real-world application and industry practice while covering topics like:
- artificial intelligence (AI)
- cloud computing
- cyber security
- data analysis
- software development
- user experience (UX).
We ensure you have the tools needed to thrive. During your Computer Science course, you will access specialist resources and facilities, including:
- high-performance computers
- advanced software suites.
Expert teaching and support
You will learn from experts dedicated to your growth. Because we’re a small university, they’ll also offer one-to-one support throughout your degree.
- 1st in London for ‘Academic Support’ (National Student Survey (NSS), 2023).
- 2nd in London for ‘Teaching on My Course’ (NSS, 2023).
Study in the capital
You’ll study in London – Europe’s largest and fastest growing tech hotspot – and engage with partners, such as the Ministry of Defence and FIFA.
Gain extra qualifications as you study
With our Computer Science degree, you can gain added qualifications associated with:
- BCS, the Chartered Institute for IT
- Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
- The Open Group Architecture Framework (TOGAF).
Exceptional graduate outcomes
Our Computer Science BSc is hands-on. We focus on employability. As a result, 98% of Simmies are in employment, vocation, or further study within 15 months of graduation (HESA, 2023).
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The modules listed below are the modules that were available to students in the 2023/24 academic year and are illustrative of what may be offered for 2024/25.
Please note: it is possible that a module listed on the website will not be able to run due to reasons beyond our control. For more information please refer to our course information disclaimer.
We will make you an offer if you are within the tariff band range and you meet subject-specific requirements (where applicable).
For undergraduate programmes we will take into account subjects studied at Level 3, your GCSEs (or equivalent) profile, relevant non-academic achievements outlined in your personal statement, references, and your motivation for study.
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Grade 4/C or above in Maths and English Language.
We offer GCSE equivalency tests for those who need to improve their GCSE grades.
International students should check our country-specific pages for equivalents. If English is not your first language you will need to achieve an IELTS score of 6.0 overall with no less than 5.5 in any section (or equivalent).
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Fees & funding
*Please note: these fees are annual and may increase in line with inflation each year subject to the Government's review of Higher Education Funding.
Information about tuition fees, student loans, and funding your studies can be found within our fees and funding section.
Your tuition fees will cover the cost of all mandatory elements of your programme.
Additional costs could be incurred depending on optional modules chosen and other projects undertaken.
For further information about additional costs please see our additional costs webpage.
Find out more about our range of scholarships and bursaries available to undergraduate students .
How the degree is taught
Contact time - 60%
Independent study - 40%
*Contact time includes 42% of guided learning
You'll be taught on our beautiful and historic campus located in Twickenham, London.undefined
We adhere to the university’s policy of providing feedback on assessments within 15 working days.
On our Computer Science degree, you will develop essential transferrable skills like communication, flexibility, and creative problem-solving.
Some examples of job roles and areas of work for graduates of Computer Science BSc (Hons) include:
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