Computer Science BSc (Hons)

Aberystwyth University

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( 4.4) 1784 reviews


Course info

UCAS CODE G400
If you are interested in the fundamentals of Computer Science, our degree which is accredited by **the Chartered Institute for IT (BCS) on behalf of the Engineering Council,** allows you to develop the skills needed to solve complex problems that include analysis, design, solution choice and implementation. As a student of this course, you will gain access to dedicated Linux, Mac OS X laboratories and central servers and you will be taught by lecturers who have close links with the industry and... READ MORE

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Uni rankings

WUSCA student ranking
WUSCA student ranking
These are the 2018 rankings, based on ratings given by past and current students.
5th / 126
CompUniGuide ranking
Complete University Guide Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2019
65th
CompUniGuide subject ranking
Complete University Guide Subject Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2019
33rd

Start date and duration

Start date
23-SEP-19
Full Time
3 Years

computer science

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 - 95 = 5% Drop-out rate
Source: UNISTATS, 2018

2:1 or above
2:1 or above
The percentage of students who graduated with a 2:1 degree or better.
Source: UNISTATS, 2018

Employment rate
Employment rate
The percentage of students in full-time work 6 months after finishing their course.
Source: UNISTATS, 2018

Average salary
Average salary
Source: UNISTATS, 2018

computer science graduate salary at this uni
£24,000
UK computer science graduate salary
£23,000

Modules
These are the sub-topics that you will study as part of this course
Source: HOTCOURSES GROUP, January 2019

Entry requirements
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A level
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Students from Other UK
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£9,000 per year
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Students from England Students from England
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£9,000 per year
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Students from Scotland Students from Scotland
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£9,000 per year
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Students from Wales Students from Wales
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£9,000 per year
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£9,000 per year
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£15,200 per year
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How Computer Science students rated:

Student rating ( 4.5) 122 reviews

5 star 59%
4 star 37.7%
3 star 2.5%
2 star 0%
1 star 0.8%

How all students rated:

Student rating ( 4.4) 1,784 reviews

5 star 55.4%
4 star 34.1%
3 star 8.3%
2 star 1.3%
1 star 0.9%
Aberystwyth University
CompUniGuide ranking
65th
Student rating
This is the overall rating calculated by averaging all live reviews for this uni on Whatuni.
( 4.4)
Aberystwyth University (Prifysgol Aberystwyth) is located on the beautiful coast of mid Wales, surrounded by breath-taking scenery of rolling hills and sea. The university, part of the local town affectionately known as “Aber”, forms a vibrant cosmopolitan cultural hub and is the safest place in Wales and amongst the safest in the UK to study (The Complete University Guide 2016). Aberystwyth University won Gold in the Postgraduate category in the Whatuni Student Choice Awards 2018 and for the second year running Aberystwyth also picked up a silver award in the International category. They also placed 5th in the University of the Year category. Students love its location and social life, while it’s internationally renowned for the quality of its teaching and research.

Where you'll study

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Aberystwyth University

Penglais Campus
Penglais Road
Aberystwyth
Ceredigion
SY23 3DD United Kingdom Nearest train station: Aberystwyth  0.4 miles away

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