University of Leeds

Degree level: Undergraduate

Computer Science (Digital & Technology Solutions)

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Course summary

This four-year degree apprenticeship with PwC will give you a head start in your chosen profession. You will experience university life alongside work experience and skills training.

  • Work experience with a leading organisation: You’ll work on cutting-edge digital and technology client work during work placements with PwC.
  • Earn while you learn: Your university tuition fees are funded by PwC and as a PwC employee, you'll receive a salary each month.
  • A job offer from PwC: At the end of the degree programme, providing you meet their performance criteria, PwC will offer you a graduate job.
This degree programme will provide you with the core technical and problem-solving skills required to succeed in industry. You will develop core skills in information systems, data, cyber security, business organisation, systems development, computer and network infrastructure, IT project management and technical knowledge informed by the School’s research. You’ll be taught by experts in world-class facilities and undertake project work in every year, to build the range of skills you’ll need throughout your professional career. During this programme, you will undertake two summer placements (after the end of Year 1 and Year 2) and a full-year placement in Year 3. All of these placements will be hosted by PwC. Specialist facilities You’ll have access to specialist facilities including a new testbed for cloud computing and dedicated labs with high-spec, dual-display Linux workstations, iPad, Mac and Android development areas. For final-year project work you’ll also be able to make the most of our research facilities, such as a 53-megapixel powerwall display and dedicated 3D virtual reality suite.

Course details

Professional bodies

Professionally accredited courses provide industry-wide recognition of the quality of your qualification.

  • British Computer Society

How to apply

Application codes

Course code:
G404
Institution code:
L23
Campus name:
Main Site
Campus code:
-

Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Year 1

Entry requirements

Qualification requirements

We typically receive a high number of applications for this course. To ensure we treat all applications fairly, we may put your application on hold until after the UCAS deadline before making a final decision. All applications received before the UCAS deadline are guaranteed equal consideration. For further information visit our course page. This course is not accepting applications for deferred entry.


English language requirements

TestGradeAdditional details
IELTS (Academic)6No less than 5.5 in each section.

English Language at grade C (4) or above, or an appropriate English language qualification is also required.


Unistats information

Operated by the Office for Students
70%
Student satisfaction
75%
Employment after 15 months (Most common jobs)
100%
Go onto work and study

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Fees and funding

Tuition fees

No fee information has been provided for this course

Additional fee information

You do not pay fees for the course; the fees are covered by PwC and the UK Government. Please note you will not be eligible for tuition fee or maintenance loans from the Student Loan Company. Information: eligibility rules for EU, other EEA and Swiss nationals for access to FE 19+ and apprenticeships You do not pay fees for the course; the fees are covered by PwC and the UK Government. Please note you will not be eligible for tuition fee or maintenance loans from the Student Loan Company. Information: Individuals are eligible for apprenticeship funding through an employer’s apprenticeship service account or government-employer co-investment if they have a valid and eligible residency status. Non-UK nationals are eligible for funding if they have permission from the UK government to live in the UK (not for educational purposes), and have been ordinarily resident in the UK for at least the previous three years before the start of the apprenticeship. Full eligibility criteria are outlined in Annex A of the Education Skills Funding Agency (ESFA) Apprenticeship Funding Rules available at https://assets.publishing.service.gov.uk/government/uploads/system/uploads/attachment_data/file/1007548/2021-07-28_-_2122_Provider_Rules_Version_Version_1.pdf
Computer Science (Digital & Technology Solutions) at University of Leeds - UCAS