Bangor University has opted into the TEF and received a Gold award.
This is our flagship course for exceptional individuals to allow you to reach your true potential, you will, as well as learning the fundamentals of computer science and advanced programming skills, you will benefit from teaching that relates to the research interests of the academic staff. The MComp develops your skills to give you extended opportunities in both research and application of Computer Science knowledge and skills. Particular specialities available during the Computer Science course include computer graphics, artificial intelligence and agents and data communications. If these areas appeal to you then this is the Computer Science course for you. Our aim is simple – we want to help you become a computer professional with the ability to keep yourself up-to-date with the rapid pace of developments in the field of computer science. After graduation with one of our computing degrees you should be able to obtain a great job in the computing industry in the UK or indeed with any of the international computing firms; or take up study for a higher degree such as a PhD (offered at Bangor).
For details of the modular structure, please see the course description on Bangor University's website.
How to apply
You can no longer submit a new application for courses starting in 2019.
If you already have a 2019 application and are in Clearing, you can add this course as a Clearing choice in Track – contact the university or college first to check they have places.
If your application is completed by the following date, it’s guaranteed to be considered:
15 January*If you apply after this deadline, universities or colleges don’t have to consider your application if they’ve filled their spaces, so the sooner you apply, the better!
You will need these codes when you add a choice to your application.
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Points of entry
The following entry points are available for this course:
- Year 1
|UCAS Tariff||128 points||
Typical offer is based on a minimum 128 tariff points from a Level 3 qualification* e.g.
• A Levels (including 1 in a Science/Maths/Computing/IT, excluding General Studies)
• BTEC National/Extended Diploma and Cambridge Technical Extended Diploma in relevant subject (as above): DDM
• City & Guilds Advanced Technical / Extended Diploma: case by case
• International Baccalaureate Diploma is accepted
• Access to HE in a relevant subject as listed above**: Pass
**Other subject areas may be considered on a case by case basis.
• Welsh Baccalaureate is accepted.
• Key Skills are not accepted
International Candidates: school leaving qualifications and college diplomas are accepted from countries worldwide (subject to minimum English Language requirements), details at: www.bangor.ac.uk/international/applying/entryrequirements
We also welcome applications from mature applicants.
*For full details go to our website and for a full list of accepted Level 3 qualifications, go to www.ucas.com.
|GCSE/National 4/National 5||Maths grade C/4 or equivalent required|
Fees and funding
|Channel Islands||£9,000||Year 1|
|Northern Ireland||£9,000||Year 1|