Computer Science (Cyber Security) with a Year in Industry at University of Kent - UCAS

University of Kent

Degree level: Undergraduate

Computer Science (Cyber Security) with a Year in Industry

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Course summary

Choosing to study computer science is a smart move. You’ll gain knowledge and skills that can change our world and transform yours, opening up rewarding career opportunities in all sectors. Reasons to study Computer Science (Cyber Security) at Kent

  • The future is tech. Learn to code in several languages, starting with the Java programming language, which is widely used in industry
  • Get ahead. You’ll get to work in real-life, business critical roles, putting into practice the skills you have gained whilst earning a salary
  • World-leading. Kent is an Academic Centre of Excellence in Cyber Security Research, so you’ll be taught by world-leading experts
  • Be creative. You’ll have access to a laser cutter, metal fabrication machinery, development equipment like Oculus Rift, Raspberry Pi, and so much more in our dedicated makerspace
  • Open doors. Our most versatile computing degree that will lead to a range of careers in any industry
Course details First year: You’ll learn the fundamentals of computer science with our range of compulsory modules. Second year: Develop core concepts in areas such as AI and software development. Third year: You’ll be able to choose from a range of modules with a focus in cyber security. Year in Industry: This will take place between your second and third year. Students have previously worked in leading companies such as IBM, Vodaphone and Holiday Extras. Head over to our website for more details.

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Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Year 1

Entry requirements

Qualification requirements

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English language requirements

Applicants should have grade C or 4 in English Language GCSE or a suitable equivalent level qualification.

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Fees and funding

Tuition fees

England £9250 Year 1
Northern Ireland £9250 Year 1
Scotland £9250 Year 1
Wales £9250 Year 1
Channel Islands £9250 Year 1
Republic of Ireland £9250 Year 1
EU £22700 Year 1
International £22700 Year 1

Additional fee information

Please see the programme page at for further information on fees and funding options. Please be aware that if the Government permits, the UK fee quoted may increase in line with inflation. Full-time fees for 2024/25 for international students are £22,700 for laboratory programmes and £18,600 for non-laboratory programmes
Computer Science (Cyber Security) with a Year in Industry at University of Kent - UCAS