Computer Science

Computer science students working together

Big Data. Artificial Intelligence. Augmented Reality. Technological innovation is changing everything from healthcare to public transport to finance. From the way we communicate and shop to how we stream our entertainment, computer technology makes it happen - especially during this past year.

Technology is also opening exciting new careers where you can improve people’s lives, make scientific discoveries and solve global challenges. With lucrative opportunities in networking, software development and data science, there has never been a better time to get a computing-based degree.

The University of Salford offer undergraduate and postgraduate computer science degrees, all professionally accredited by the BCS - the Chartered Institute for IT. With our industry-focused approach, we can prepare you for exciting future career-opportunities. Take a look at our courses in more detail. 

Undergraduate Computing Courses

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From web and app development to data analysis and cyber-attack prevention, the sheer variety of computing roles and how they work in different industries provides exciting career opportunities.

We offer undergraduate degree courses that specialise in computer science, cyber security, software engineering and networks. Explore further how these focused courses can transform your computing knowledge and skills.

Postgraduate Computing Courses

Computing students

Once at the heart of Britain’s Industrial Revolution, we’re now equipping learners with 21st century skills, ready for the technological revolution. 

Our specialist computing postgraduate courses in cyber security and data science blend advanced knowledge with real-world relevance, providing you with the skills to succeed in our increasingly digital society.