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Computing with a Year Abroad MEng (Hons)

Swansea University

Student rating
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( 4.5) 5266 reviews


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Course info

UCAS CODE G40D
Computing plays a key role in virtually every aspect of modern life, and this degree leads to a Masters qualification which will give you the knowledge, experience and expertise for a career in the exciting and rapidly developing field of software development.We are excellent for career prospects in Computer Science, 6th in the UK for graduate prospects (Guardian University Guide 2020) with our graduates in rewarding careers such as software engineering, big data and data science, security ... READ MORE

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Uni rankings

WUSCA student ranking
WUSCA student ranking
These are the 2019 rankings, based on ratings given by past and current students.
1st / 131
CompUniGuide ranking
Complete University Guide Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2020
35th
CompUniGuide subject ranking
Complete University Guide Subject Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2020
25th

Start date and duration

Start date
SEP-21
Full Time With Time Abroad
5 Years

Software 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 - 95 = 5% Drop-out rate
Source: UNISTATS, 2019

Employment rate
Employment rate
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Source: UNISTATS, 2019

Average salary
Average salary
Source: UNISTATS, 2019

Software Engineering graduate salary at this uni
£23,000
UK Software Engineering graduate salary
£22,000

Modules
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Source: IDP Connect, July 2020

Entry requirements
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A level
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Latest Computer Science reviews

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27 Feb 20

Computer Science with a Year in Industry BSc (Hons)

I have enjoyed my experience at university so far and hope I can make a lot more new friends/ connections and gain a...
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24 Feb 20

Computer Science BSc (Hons)

I like it very much in my university. My first impression of the campus is fascinating not to mention the variety of...

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How Computer Science students rated:

Student rating ( 4.4) 234 reviews

5 star 52%
4 star 39%
3 star 7%
2 star 1%
1 star 1%

How all students rated:

Student rating ( 4.5) 5,266 reviews

5 star 62%
4 star 29%
3 star 8%
2 star 1%
1 star 0%
Swansea University
CompUniGuide ranking
35th
Student rating
This is the overall rating calculated by averaging all live reviews for this uni on Whatuni.
( 4.5)
The 2019 WhatUni University of the Year winner Swansea University is renowned for its research reputation, teaching excellence and its unique seafront location. Established in 1920, the University is celebrating its Centenary this year. The University has two campuses and comprises seven academic colleges that offer hundreds of undergraduate, postgraduate and research degrees with opportunities to work and study abroad. Both University campuses have beachfront locations and are only ten minutes either side of the city centre where you can enjoy the local attractions and nightlife. The Singleton Park Campus is surrounded by leafy parkland, ideal for socialising with friends and playing sport. The Bay Campus has state-of-the-art facilities and great business partnership links.

Where you'll study

Swansea University

Fabian Way Swansea
SA1 8EN United Kingdom Nearest train station: Swansea  0.5 miles away

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