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This course is professionally accredited by IET (Institution of Engineering and Technology) and BCS (the Chartered Institute for IT). As well as your main Imperial degree, you will also receive the award of the Associateship of the City and Guilds of London Institute (ACGI) on completion of this course. With the spread of computing procedures and mathematical ideas into many areas, there is high demand for professionals who are expert in both. Our Mathematics and Computer Science degrees are mathematical courses orientated towards computing science. Taught jointly by the Departments of Computing and Mathematics, they provide a firm foundation in mathematics, particularly in pure mathematics, numerical analysis and statistics. They also cover all the essentials of computer science, with an emphasis on developing software, as well as more theoretical topics. This makes the courses particularly suited to mathematically-able students with interests in both subjects. During the first two years you take core modules from both departments and complete project work, with the chance to choose some optional modules in the second year. As the degree progresses, you can choose from a wide variety of optional modules offered by the departments to suit your interests. In the third year you will also complete a four-month industrial placement, gaining valuable skills and experience. Your study reaches Master’s level in the final year, with a wide choice of advanced modules and a substantial individual project on a subject of your choice. The high level of shared content means transfer between any of our Mathematics and Computer Science courses is usually possible at any time during the first year. If you are an international student, transferring to a different course could have an impact on your Tier 4 visa, but our International Student Support Team are here to help advise and support you.
Professionally accredited courses provide industry-wide recognition of the quality of your qualification.
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- BCS - The Chartered Institute for IT
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How to apply
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Points of entry
The following entry points are available for this course:
- Year 1
|UCAS Tariff||Not accepted|
|A level||A*A*A||Must include: A* in Mathematics A* in Further Mathematics A Other useful or recommended subject Useful subjects: • Ancient Language • Biology • Chemistry • Economics • Electronics • English Literature • History • Law • Modern Languages • Philosophy • Politics • Psychology Recommended Subjects: • Physics • Computer Science The department may still consider applicants with other subject combinations. General Studies, Critical Thinking, ICT and Business Studies are not accepted. If you are made an offer you will be required to achieve a pass in the practical endorsement in all science subjects that form part of the offer.|
|Pearson BTEC Level 3 National Extended Diploma (first teaching from September 2016)||Not accepted|
|Access to HE Diploma||Not accepted|
|Scottish Higher||Not accepted|
|International Baccalaureate Diploma Programme||40 points||Must include: 7 in Mathematics at higher level 7 in another relevant subject at higher level|
|Cambridge International Pre-U Certificate - Principal||D2, D2, D3||Must include: D2 in Mathematics D2 in Further Mathematics D3 Other useful or recommended subject Useful subjects: • Ancient Language • Biology • Chemistry • Economics • Electronics • English Literature • History • Law • Modern Languages • Philosophy • Politics • Psychology Recommended Subjects: • Physics • Computer Science The department may still consider applicants with other subject combinations.|
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Additional entry requirements
If your UCAS application indicates that you are likely to satisfy our requirements and you live within reasonable travelling distance of the College you will be invited for an interview. This enables us to get an impression of your motivation, your suitability for the course and your potential for success in an engineering career. Equally importantly, it gives you a chance to find out more about the courses and about Imperial in general. The interview day consists of: A welcome presentation from the Admissions Tutor and Director of Undergraduate Studies A guided tour of the facilities at the Department and College Demonstrations of undergraduate projects A 1-1 interview with one of our lecturers If you are unable to attend an interview day, the Department will organise a Skype interview.
Institutions Own Test (IOT)
Applicants demonstrating sufficient potential may be invited to complete an online admissions test.
English language requirements
|Cambridge English Advanced||C||For pre-2015 test, the College requires grade C overall. If your test result is 2016 onwards, the College requires 176 overall with 169 in all elements/bands|
|IELTS (Academic)||6.5||Score above refers to overall score. Additionally, a score of 6.0 is required in all bands. Results must be within 2 years of course start date in order to be valid.|
|PTE Academic||62||Score above refers to overall score. Additionally, a score of 56 is required in all bands. Results must be within 2 years of course start date in order to be valid.|
|TOEFL (iBT)||92||Score above refers to overall score. Additionally, a score of 20 is required in all bands. Results must be within 2 years of course start date in order to be valid.|
For further information on the College English entry requirements and a full list of accepted tests and grade requirements, please visit the College website URL detailed below.
College English Language Entry Requirements
Fees and funding
|Northern Ireland||£9250||Year 1|
|Channel Islands||£31750||Year 1|