Computer Science MComp (Hons)

University of Sheffield

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( 4.2) 1002 reviews


Course info

UCAS CODE G400
Computer science at Sheffield is a rare blend of advanced science, business experience and creativity. This is the only computer science department in the UK with its own student-run software company – Genesys Solutions. Teaching staff are experts in iPhone, Android and VR technology. Guest lecturers come from IBM, Microsoft and HP.You will get the chance to work for Genesys as part of your course. You also have the option of upgrading to an MComp with a year industry. We have a dedicated ... READ MORE

Key stats

Uni rankings

WUSCA student ranking
WUSCA student ranking
These are the 2019 rankings, based on ratings given by past and current students.
56th / 131
CompUniGuide ranking
Complete University Guide Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2020
33rd
CompUniGuide subject ranking
Complete University Guide Subject Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2020
19th

Start date and duration

Start date
28-SEP-20
Full Time
4 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 - 100 = 0% 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

Computer Science graduate salary at this uni
£32,000
UK Computer Science graduate salary
£25,000

Modules
These are the sub-topics that you will study as part of this course
Source: IDP Connect, January 2020

Entry requirements
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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

Computer Science

Top 5 A-levels taken by students who study this subject at uni
Mathematics
92%
Physics
56%
Further Mathematics
34%
Computing
29%
Chemistry
20%

Tuition fees

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Students from Other UK
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£9,250 per year
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Students from England Students from England
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£9,250 per year
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£9,250 per year
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£9,250 per year
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Students from EU EU Students
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£23,750 per year
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Latest Computer Science reviews

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How Computer Science students rated:

Student rating ( 4.0) 7 reviews

5 star 15%
4 star 71%
3 star 14%
2 star 0%
1 star 0%

How all students rated:

Student rating ( 4.2) 1,002 reviews

5 star 36%
4 star 50%
3 star 13%
2 star 1%
1 star 0%

Where you'll study

University of Sheffield

Western Bank Sheffield
S10 2TN United Kingdom Nearest train station: Sheffield  0.7 miles away

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