Develop ground-breaking technology to protect and enhance people’s lives.
Why Computer Science at Strathclyde?
Accredited by the British Computer Society.
Develop the in-depth understanding of computer science required to develop sophisticated computing systems.
12-week paid industrial placement for MEng students.
Acquire excellent practical skills alongside theoretical understanding.
Benefit from undertaking industry-linked projects.
Gain analytical, design and communication skills and the ability to work as part of a team.
Our graduates enter a range of companies. Many are employed by leading companies within the computing and financial sectors while others act as computing specialists in other disciplines such as medicine, travel, government, space technology, defence, academia or the entertainment industry.
Recent graduate job roles include:
Information systems analyst
Business systems engineer
Qualified teacher status (QTS)
To work as a teacher at a state school in England or Wales, you will need to achieve qualified teacher status (QTS). This is offered on this course for the following level:
- Course does not award QTS
How to apply
This course has limited vacancies, and is no longer accepting applications from some students. See the list below for where you normally live, to check if you’re eligible to apply.
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.
|Campus name||University of Strathclyde|
This course may be available at alternative locations, please check if other course options are available
Points of entry
The following entry points are available for this course:
- Year 1
|UCAS Tariff||Not accepted|
|A level||BBB - ABB||Maths B, Computer Science recommended.|
|Scottish Higher||AAAB - AABBB||Maths at B, Computing Science recommended. Advanced Highers accepted in addition to Highers in the same subject and with Advanced Higher at B/C treated as if A/B when meeting our Higher grade pattern|
|International Baccalaureate Diploma Programme||34 points||Maths HL5; Computer Science recommended.|
|Leaving Certificate - Higher Level (Ireland) (first awarded in 2017)||H2, H2, H2, H3, H3, H3||Must include Maths.|
|Scottish HNC||Pass||A in Graded Unit of HNC Computing, along with Maths Higher at B. (Summer School Maths may be offered in place of Higher Maths if a Maths module within HNC or Maths Higher at below B.)|
Fees and funding
|Channel Islands||£9,250 *||Year 1|
|EU||£1,820 *||Year 1|
|England||£9,250 *||Year 1|
|Northern Ireland||£9,250 *||Year 1|
|Scotland||£1,820 *||Year 1|
|Wales||£9,250 *||Year 1|
*This is a provisional fee and subject to change.