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University of Reading, BSc (Hons), Computer Science

 United Kingdom


Study mode Start date Duration Fee international Fee UK/ EU Fee study period Year of study
Full-time n/a years: 3 £20830 £9250 Academic year 2020 - 2021

Course summary

Computer Science is concerned with every aspect of the use of computing in our daily lives. Computer Scientists study the techniques that underpin such areas as artificial intelligence, computer graphics, e-commerce systems, operating systems and computer security. Our courses embody the fundamentals of programming languages, the essential tool of the Computer Science, as well as a wide range of languages including C++ and Java.

Students choose this subject at Reading because of the wide range of cutting edge technologies they can learn, including 3D graphics, Virtual Reality, Artificial Intelligence, the Semantic Web and Space Robotics, and also because of the superb links we have with our neighbours: Microsoft, Cisco, Oracle, Intel and virtually every other blue chip IT company.

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The University of Reading is located in the South-East of England and has excellent transport links. Reading's railway station is within only 25 minutes from London Paddington by high speed train, as well provides regular services to and from other cities around the UK. There are direct services to and from both London Heathrow and London Gatwick Airports.