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Welcome to the Department of Computing

Computers are the most significant and exciting technological innovations of the last hundred years. In the future, they will play an even more considerable role in medicine, the sciences, industry, communication and the arts. It's safe to say that the science of Computing will remain a vitally important part of modern civilisation and will be responsible for many of the most important changes in the world in which we live.

Career prospects

Our graduates have the highest average salary for a computing degree in the UK and have gone into a range of careers including Media, Software, Finance and Research with employers such as Google, Microsoft, Facebook, Amazon and Bloomberg. A career in Computing opens the door to a wide range of careers, find out more about career prospects.


You will be taught by dedicated and experienced teaching staff as well as world-leading researchers. Our department is "Excellent" rated for teaching and is in the Top 10 for staff-student ratio. You will have the opportunity to apply your knowledge in practical project work, take advantage of our industrial partnerships with paid industrial placements or be involved in one of our department's projects. Find out more about our learning approach.


Browse what our department has to offer below or check out our available courses.

Department of Computing

Our Teaching

Our teaching

Our department has been rated "Excellent" for teaching by the Higher Education Funding Council for England (HEFCE).