Computers with Electronics, B.Eng. | University of Essex | Colchester, United Kingdom
36 months
20650 GBP/year
9250 GBP/year
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There’s no longer a distinct line between the disciplines – advances in electronics have made the internet, innovative telecommunications, and inexpensive computing products possible. The Computers with Electronics at the University of Essex is driven by creativity and imagination as well as technical excellence in both disciplines.

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Combining the study of computer science and electronics, and with no requirement for A-level maths, our BSc Computers with Electronics is a great way to investigate computer hardware and software, operating systems, and digital systems design.

Large parts of everyday life depend on computing, electronics and telecommunications.

In particular, in the Computers with Electronics at the University of Essex you focus on:

  • Digital systems design at gate level, and how complex designs can be constructed from basic components
  • Combinatorial and sequential logic
  • Circuit design
  • The functionality of modern operating systems
  • C Programming

Our School is a community of scholars leading the way in technological research and development. Today’s computer scientists are creative people who are focused and committed, yet restless and experimental.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Team Project Challenge
  • Mathematics for Computing
  • Programming with C
  • Object-Oriented Programming
  • Network Fundamentals
  • Fundamentals of Digital Systems
  • Digital Electronic Systems

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 36 months

Start dates & application deadlines


IELTS admission requirements IELTS


360 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

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

English requirements

IELTS admission requirements IELTS

Other requirements

General requirements

  • GCSE: Mathematics C/4
  • A-levels: BBB
  • IB: 30 points or three Higher Level certificates with 555, including Standard Level Mathematics/Maths Studies grade 4, if not taken at Higher Level.
  • We are also happy to consider a combination of separate IB Diploma Programmes at both Higher and Standard Level. Please note that Maths in the IB is not required if you have already achieved GCSE Maths at grade C/4 or above or 4 in IB Middle Years Maths. Exact offer levels will vary depending on the range of subjects being taken at higher and standard level, and the course applied for.

Tuition Fee

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    20650 GBP/year
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  • National

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

Living costs for Colchester

660 - 1140 GBP /month
Living costs

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


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