Computing Science BSc (Hons)

Ulster University

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( 3.9) 928 reviews


Course info

UCAS CODE G400
The course offers a broadly-based education in computing science. It will equip you to apply best-practice software engineering skills to the development of a wide range of information systems in organisations. The BSc Hons Computing Science provides for the systematic study of the theory and principles of programming and software engineering, hardware and software technologies, and the role of computing systems in organisations. This course is offered at the Jordanstown campus by the Faculty ... 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.
104th / 131
CompUniGuide ranking
Complete University Guide Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2020
58th
CompUniGuide subject ranking
Complete University Guide Subject Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2020
62nd

Start date and duration

Start date
SEP-20
Sandwich
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 - 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

Computer Science graduate salary at this uni
£22,000
UK Computer Science graduate salary
£22,000

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

Entry requirements
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
Information & Communication technology
70%
Business Studies
27%
Mathematics
20%
Religious Studies & Theology
11%
History
11%

Tuition fees

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Students from Domestic
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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
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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£4,395 per year
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Students from Northern Ireland Students from Northern Ireland
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Students from Channel Islands
Channel Islands Fees
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£4,395 per year
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Students from EU EU Students
EU Fees
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£14,060 per year
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International Students
International Fees
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5 star 25%
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3 star 22%
2 star 3%
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Where you'll study

Ulster University

Shore Road Newtownabbey
Northern Ireland
BT37 0QB United Kingdom Nearest train station: Jordanstown  0.2 miles away

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