Computer Engineering BEng (Hons)

Queen's University Belfast

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Course info

UCAS CODE GH6P
Much of modern life is based on devices and systems that are built on the interaction between software and electronics. This has fuelled advances in both the everyday, such as games consoles and smartphones, and the specialist, such as surveillance systems, smart vehicles and life-saving medical implants. This innovative degree programme addresses the need for entrepreneurs, inventors and technologists who will create, discover and exploit the next generation of products and systems for our ... READ MORE

Key stats

Uni rankings

Computer Science
WUSCA student ranking
WUSCA student ranking
These are the 2020 rankings, based on ratings given by past and current students.
29th / 131
CUG ranking
Complete University Guide Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2022
34th
CUG subject ranking
Complete University Guide Subject Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2022
34th

Start date and duration

Start date
19-SEP-22
Full Time
3 Years

Electrical and Electronic Engineering

Drop-out rate
Drop-out rate
The percentage of students who didn't finish the course.
Calculated by 100% - (% of students continuing course + % of students completed course)
100 - 88 = 12% Drop-out rate
Source: UNISTATS, 2019

Employment rate
Employment rate
The percentage of students in full-time work 6 months after finishing their course.
Source: UNISTATS, 2019

Average salary
Average salary
Source: UNISTATS, 2019

Electrical and Electronic Engineering graduate salary at this uni
£25,000
UK Electrical and Electronic Engineering graduate salary
£25,000

Software Engineering

Average salary
Average salary
Source: UNISTATS, 2019

Software Engineering graduate salary at this uni
£23,000
UK Software Engineering graduate salary
£23,000

Modules
These are the sub-topics that you will study as part of this course
Source: IDP Connect, December 2021

Entry requirements
Entry requirements
The minimum grades (and in some cases the subjects) you'll need to get on to this course.

Choose Exam type Grades / Points required
A level
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Previous study
Previous study
The most common A-levels taken by students who end up studying this subject at uni.
Source: HESA, 2018

Electrical and Electronic Engineering

Top 5 A-levels taken by students who study this subject at uni
Mathematics
100%
Physics
79%
Technology & Design
25%
Information & Communication technology
17%
Chemistry
16%

Software Engineering

Tuition fees

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Students from Domestic
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Students from Other UK
Other UK Fees
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£9,250 per year
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Students from England Students from England
England Fees
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£9,250 per year
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Students from Scotland Students from Scotland
Scotland Fees
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£9,250 per year
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Students from Wales Students from Wales
Wales Fees
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£4,530 per year
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Students from Northern Ireland Students from Northern Ireland
Northern Ireland Fees
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£9,250 per year
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Students from Channel Islands
Channel Islands Fees
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£21,400 per year
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Students from EU EU Students
EU Fees
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£21,400 per year
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International Students
International Fees
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Queen's University Belfast
CUG ranking
34th
Student rating
This is the overall rating calculated by averaging all live reviews for this uni on Whatuni.
( 4.1)
Queen’s University Belfast is a historical and respected research university situated in the Northern Ireland capital. It offers students an outstanding education that draws upon its rich heritage and combines it with contemporary facilities and cutting-edge teaching methods. Queen’s is a Russell Group university, meaning it’s one of the top 24 universities in the UK for research and considered one of the most prestigious in the country. Students who have the opportunity to study at Queen’s will benefit from its standing as a global leader in research and teaching quality. The university provides its students with a well-rounded education during their time in Belfast.

Where you'll study

Queen's University Belfast

University Road Belfast
Northern Ireland
BT7 1NN United Kingdom Nearest train station: Balmoral   0.2 miles away

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