University of Bath

Computer Systems Engineering University of Bath Degree level: Undergraduate

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Combine electronic engineering expertise with advanced knowledge of computer hardware and software skills to develop the computer systems of tomorrow.

Our course prepares you for a career in an advancing field at the interface of engineering and computing. You'll gain in-depth knowledge of modern computer systems, software engineering, computer graphics and embedded programming to become a systems-level expert.

Learning the foundations of electronic, electrical and computer principles gives you a broad understanding of the subject. Later in your degree, you can specialise in an area of choice with units including embedded electronic systems, computational intelligence or electronic design.

Working with the latest digital technology, you'll design systems such as embedded microprocessors in modern mobile devices or high-performing computers. You'll learn how to use industry standard programming and hardware design languages, operating systems and applications. Group and individual projects give you the technical, business and management skills to solve engineering problems relevant to industry.

Undergraduate masters route
Choosing the MEng route gives you a more in-depth study experience through advanced taught units and semester-long individual and group project work. It also gives you the educational requirements you need to become a Chartered Engineer.

How to apply

This course is not accepting applications at this time. Please contact the provider to find out more.

Application deadlines

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!

Application codes

You will need these codes when you add a choice to your application.

Course code HG64
Institution code B16
Campus name Main Site
Campus code -

Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Year 1

Entry requirements

Qualification requirements

Qualification Offer Further information
UCAS Tariff Not accepted
A level AAA AAA including Mathematics and a second science or technology subject.

Alternative A level offer:
BEng: ABB including A in Mathematics and B in one other science or technology subject plus one of the following:

grade A in an EPQ
grade B in the Welsh Baccalaureate Skills Challenge Certificate
grade M1 in Cambridge Pre-U Global Perspectives
Pearson BTEC Level 3 National Extended Diploma (first teaching from September 2016) D*DD D*DD in the BTEC Level 3 Extended Diploma (QCF) in Engineering, including Distinctions in Mathematics for Engineering Technicians and Further Mathematics for Engineering Technicians, plus grade A in A level Mathematics.

If you are studying towards a Cambridge Technical Level 3 Extended Diploma or a new specification BTEC Level 3 National Extended Diploma (RQF), please contact us for guidance.
Access to HE Diploma D: 36 credits
M: 3 credits
Pass the Access to HE Diploma (in Science or Engineering), with at least 36 credits achieved at Distinction and 3 credits achieved at Merit or above. This must include 12 credits from Mathematics units (including Calculus) achieved at Distinction.

In additional to our essential GCSE requirements in English we also require: grade B or 4 in GCSE Mathematics and two science subjects.
If you are studying towards a Cambridge Technical Level 3 Extended Diploma or a new specification BTEC Level 3 National Extended Diploma (RQF), please contact us for guidance.
Cambridge International Pre-U Certificate - Principal D3, D3, D3 D3, D3, D3 including Mathematics and one other science or technology subject.

Cambridge Pre-U alternative offer:
D3, D3, M1 including D3 in Mathematics and one other science or technology subject plus one of the following:

grade A in an EPQ
grade B in the Welsh Baccalaureate Skills Challenge Certificate
grade M1 in Cambridge Pre-U Global Perspectives
International Baccalaureate Diploma Programme 36 points 36 points overall and 6, 6, 6 in three Higher Level subjects including 6 in Mathematics and 6 in one other science or technology subject.
Scottish Advanced Higher AA AA in Advanced Highers including Mathematics and one other science or technology subject plus AAAAB in Scottish Highers.

GCSE English grade C or 4 (or equivalent from category C)

For more information about accreditation, entry requirements, units and contact hours visit: go.bath.ac.uk/comp-syst-eng


Fees and funding

Tuition fees

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Additional fee information

Tuition Fees for 2018/19 entry are to be announced and are liable to increase annually. UK, EU and Islands fees are regulated by the UK government and are subject to parliamentary approval. For all other fees, you should budget for an increase of up to 5% for every further year of study. For information on 2017 fees visit our web pages: http://www.bath.ac.uk/corporate-information/tuition-fees-for-undergraduate-courses-starting-in-2017/

Provider information

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University of Bath
Claverton Down
Bath
BA2 7AY


Course contact details

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Undergraduate Admissions Office

01225 383019