UCL (University College London)

Course Introduction

With its strong focus on solving real'world problems through problem'based learning, this BSc delivers world'class, industry'relevant teaching. The programme provides the essential material employers expect from a top quality computer science graduate, and will prepare you for employment in a wide variety of industries.

Course Modules

Year 1 examples: Computer architecture; theory I; theory II; principles of programming. Year 2 examples: Software engineering and human computer interaction; compilers; databases, networks and graphics; mathematics and statistics. Year 3 examples: Computational complexity; individual project; software engineering group project; operating systems.

Duration & Attendance Qualification Tuition fees
3 years
Full Time
BSc (Hons) £22,380  Academic year. First year overseas fees
3 years
Full Time
BSc (Hons) £9,000  Academic year. First year home fees

Qualifications required:

  • SQA Advanced Higher AAA
  • Irish Leaving Certificates AAAAB
  • GCE A-level A*AA
  • International Baccalaureate 39
  • European Baccalaureate 85%
  • Course specific
  • GCE AS-level
  • SQA Higher
  • GCSE/SQA Standard Grade

Key Course Information

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76% Overall, I am satisfied with the quality of the course

The course is well organised and is running smoothly 83%
I have been able to access general IT resources when I needed to 90%
The library resources and services are good enough for my needs 72%

90% Go on to work and/or study

In work 60
Studying 25
Studying and working 5
Unemployed 5
Unknown 5

31% Total study time lectures

Total Written: 56%

Total Coursework: 29%

Total Practical: 14%

£5,337 - £7,371
Typical cost of university accommodation

£5,915 - £6,624
Typical cost of private accommodation