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Computer Science


36 months
10693 GBP/year
10693 GBP/year
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Earn a Bachelor of Computer Science degree offered by Coursera in partnership with the University of London and apply your creativity to in-demand technology.


Open the door to sought-after technology careers with a world-class online Bachelor of Computer Science degree offered by Coursera in partnership with the University of London. 

You’ll master in-demand computing skills, solve complex problems, and hone your innovation and creativity. The hands-on project-based approach will help develop the technical and transferable skills needed for a fulfilling career in your field.

Career Outcomes

The BSc Computer Science helps you develop a widely applicable skill set in computing with strong programming and mathematics skills, as well as wide ranging skills in project management, effective presentations and teamwork. Graduate with a portfolio of work fit to present to potential employers. Depending on your chosen pathway, you can focus on particular areas of interest such as machine learning, web development, data science and video games.

The explosive and ever-growing use of technology in business and commerce means that there's a whole range of different career possibilities for computing graduates. In terms of job opportunities and salaries, the IT sector is well ahead of most other industrial and commercial sectors.

With the BSc Computer Science, you will be able to apply for a range of computational and mathematical jobs in the creative industries, business, finance, education, medicine, engineering and science. Typical job titles include:

  • Application programmer
  • Mobile App developer
  • Web developer
  • Video game developer
  • Film special effects and post-production
  • Computer music/sound engineer
  • Interface designer
  • Systems analyst
  • Database manager

Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • Introduction to programming
  • Computational mathematics
  • Discrete mathematics
  • How computers work
  • Fundamentals of computer science
  • Web development
  • Algorithms and data structures 

Key information


  • Part-time
    • 36 months
    • 14 hrs/week

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

The programme is offered twice per year in April and October.Applications for the October cohort will open on 28 June.




360 alternative credits



Academic requirements

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

English requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

  • To apply, complete the Degree Programme Application Form and provide the necessary entry requirement documentation.
  • Applicants must be age 17 or older on the registration deadline date. If English is not your first language, completion of an English language proficiency test may be required. 
  • Unsure which entry route is best for you? Simply apply via direct entry. If you do not meet the criteria for this route, your application will automatically be considered for Performance-Based admission. 

Tuition Fee

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    10693 GBP/year
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    Based on the tuition of 10693 GBP per year during 36 months.

£10,693 – £15,990 (Depending upon geographic location)


Students are encouraged to seek tuition reimbursement through their employer. We recommend that you speak with your manager or HR department to see what’s available to you as an employee.

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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