BSc (Hons) Computing Science

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Our computing science degree will teach you how to design, build and analyse computer systems. Study with us and be at the forefront of the computing science industry.

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The Bachelor with Honours in Computing Science course has a practical, problem solving approach. Students will be taught how to design effective solutions to complex problems such as how to design, build and analyse computer systems.

Students will also develop a firm understanding of how computers work as well as effective computer programming. This course provides a firm foundation in the design and development of software and information systems with particular emphasis on networking, data communications, databases, computer systems, software engineering, multimedia and HCI which is more suited for global and local need of the market. The course is accredited and recognized by British Computer Society (BCS).


We're ranked 3rd in Scotland and top 20 in the UK for Computer Science and Information Systems (The Guardian University Guide 2019).


We provide opportunities for our students to develop strong professional skills through industrial placements with local SMEs and large multi-nationals.


Our programmes are grounded on the latest developments in technology, from cyber-security to data analytics, drawing on the expertise of internationally active staff.