36 months
18050 GBP/year
9250 GBP/year
Tuition fee
Apply date
Start date


 Computer Science (Hons) at Coventry University will explore the subject of computer science and should allow you to broaden your understanding as the course progresses.

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Studying  Computer Science (Hons) at Coventry University  will provide you with opportunities to learn a combination of theory and practice in classic areas of computer science, as well as examine some of the new and exciting areas of development including machine-learning, artificial intelligence, data science and app development.

Career prospects

The practical nature of the course aims to place an emphasis on your future employability, with an aim to developing a wide range of technical, analytical, design and professional skills, many of which are may be gained from activity-led learning projects and placement experiences. The technical content is usually regularly reviewed and updated to reflect what is currently important and in demand in industry.

Your final year project will give you an opportunity to familiarise yourself with working professionally in industry in a chosen specialist field. This should allow you to build up a portfolio of evidence which can be presented at future job interviews to help demonstrate the expected expertise. 

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Programming and Algorithms
  • Software Engineering

  • Theory Of Computation

  • Advanced Algorithms

  • Operating Systems and Security

  • Data Science

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 36 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details
  • 30 June - Late applications deadline
  • 4 July - UCAS Extra closes

If you’re an international student and are interested in applying for a Foundation year, HNC, HND or Degree course then you’ll need to apply to us directly.


360 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • A Level: BBB to include one from Mathematics, Physics, Chemistry, Further Mathematics, Computer Science, Computing or Design Technology. Excludes General Studies.
  • BTEC: DMM in IT or a technical subject.
  • IB Diploma: 29 points to include either Mathematics, Physics, Chemistry, Design Technology, or IT at Higher level.
  • Access Grades: The Access to HE Diploma to include 30 Level 3 credits in either Mathematics, Physics, Computer Science or Statistics. Plus GCSE English Language and Mathematics at grade 4 or above.
  • GCSE requirement: Minimum 5 GCSEs at grade 9-4 including English and Mathematics, or specified equivalents. 

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    18050 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 18050 GBP per year during 36 months.
  • National

    9250 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 9250 GBP per year during 36 months.


Living costs for Coventry

656 - 1057 GBP /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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