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Computing Science/Music MA (Hons)

University of Glasgow

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Course info

UCAS CODE GW43
**COMPUTING SCIENCE**: - Computing science is wide-ranging: from programming and engineering large software systems, to the design and evaluation of human-computer interfaces, algorithms, computer and network systems, artificial intelligence, information retrieval and big data systems. Computing Science at Glasgow is ranked 2nd in Scotland (Complete University Guide 2019) and joint 10th in the UK (Times Higher Education World University Rankings 2018). The School of Computing Science launched ... READ MORE

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Uni rankings

Computer Science
WUSCA student ranking
WUSCA student ranking
These are the 2022 rankings, based on ratings given by past and current students.
43rd / 95
CUG ranking
Complete University Guide Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2023
23rd
CUG subject ranking
Complete University Guide Subject Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2023
16th

Start date and duration

Start date
18-SEP-23
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 - 91 = 9% 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
£28,000
UK Computer Science graduate salary
£24,000

Music

Modules
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Source: IDP Connect, September 2022

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
88%
Physics
56%
Further Mathematics
24%
Chemistry
24%
Computing
19%

Tuition fees

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Students from Other UK
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£6,938 per year
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Students from England Students from England
England Fees
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£1,820 per year
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Students from Scotland Students from Scotland
Scotland Fees
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£6,938 per year
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Students from Wales Students from Wales
Wales Fees
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£6,938 per year
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Students from Northern Ireland Students from Northern Ireland
Northern Ireland Fees
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£6,938 per year
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Students from Channel Islands
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£23,520 per year
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Students from EU EU Students
EU Fees
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£23,520 per year
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How Computer Science students rated:

Student rating ( 4.3) 131 reviews

5 star 46%
4 star 43%
3 star 10%
2 star 1%
1 star 0%

How all students rated:

Student rating ( 4.3) 3,302 reviews

5 star 50%
4 star 37%
3 star 10%
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University of Glasgow
CUG ranking
23rd
Student rating
This is the overall rating calculated by averaging all live reviews for this uni on Whatuni.
( 4.3)
The University of Glasgow welcomes students from over 140 countries around the world, offering a modern learning environment in the largest city in Scotland. The university consists of four colleges: College of Arts College of Medical, Veterinary and Life Sciences College of Science and Engineering College of Social Sciences There are three main campuses making up the university – Dumfries Campus, surrounded by 85 acres of parkland, Garscube Campus, which is home to the outdoor sports facilities, and the neo-Gothic Main Building at Gilmorehill Campus, which is 3 miles away from the city centre, and so beautiful that even wedding functions are held there! Alumni of the university include seven Nobel Prize winners, a Prime Minister and Scotland’s First Minister, while Albert Einstein gave a lecture on the theory of relativity back in 1933.

Where you'll study

University of Glasgow

University Of Glasgow University Avenue Glasgow
Glasgow, City Of
G12 8QQ United Kingdom Nearest train station: Exhibition Centre   0.4 miles away

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