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Computer science is a fast-moving field that brings together disciplines including mathematics, engineering, the natural sciences, psychology and linguistics. Our course is broad and deep – providing you with skills highly prized in industry and for research, and giving skills to create future technology. All aspects of modern computer science are covered, along with the underlying theory and foundations in economics, law and business. You also develop practical skills, such as programming and hardware systems. The course offers an optional fourth year leading to an MEng degree (progression to the fourth year is dependent on satisfactory performance).
How to apply
This course has restrictions on who can apply.
This College only accepts females age 21 or over when the course starts. Other Cambridge Colleges may offer this course, explore these options above.
If your application is completed by the following date, it’s guaranteed to be considered:
15 October*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!
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Points of entry
The following entry points are available for this course:
- Year 1
Typical A Level offer: A*A*A
Computer Science - all Colleges require: A Level Mathematics
Computer Science - some Colleges require: A Level in a second or three science/mathematics subjects and/or particular subjects (see individual College websites for details)
|International Baccalaureate Diploma Programme||40 - 42 points||
776 at Higher Level
Computer Science - all Colleges require: Higher Level Mathematics
Computer Science - some Colleges require: Higher Level in a second or three science/mathematics subjects and/or particular subjects (see individual College websites for details)
Other qualifications at a level equivalent to A Levels and IB Higher Levels - including Scottish Advanced Highers, Welsh qualifications, the Irish Leaving Certificate, and a range of European and overseas qualifications - are also accepted. Please see the guidance at: www.cam.ac.uk/entrancerequirements.
Additional entry requirements
Institutions Own Test (IOT)
Cambridge pre-interview written assessment. Applicants will be required to sit a written assessment in October. Advance registration is essential. Please see website for further details.