Birkbeck, University of London

Course Introduction

The Department of Computer Science and Information Systems at Birkbeck is one of the longest'established computing departments in the UK, having celebrated our 58th anniversary in 2015. We provide a stimulating teaching and research environment for both part'time and full'time students. Our lecturers are leading researchers in their fields, drawn from both the academic and professional world. The Department has its own dedicated network with the College. We also have 4 state'of'the'art computing laboratories, with over a hundred workstations. They are equipped with a wide range of cutting'edge production software and tools. Birkbeck is different: classes are in the evening, so you can work, volunteer or do your own thing during the day. Record numbers of students are doing just that and getting a head start on their future careers.

Duration & Attendance Qualification Tuition fees
2 years
Full Time
FdSc £13,000  Academic year. First year overseas fees
2 years
Full Time
FdSc £7,000  Academic year. First year home fees

Qualifications required:

  • SQA Higher
  • GCE A-level
  • Tariff 64
  • SQA Advanced Higher
  • GCE AS-level
  • Course specific