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Computer Science (Hons)

Swansea University

48 months
17150 GBP/year
9000 GBP/year
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This four-year Computer Science (Hons) degree from Swansea University prepares you for highly specialised and dynamic careers. These might include software engineering, big data and data science, security analysis or emerging technologies and will distinguish you as a committed and knowledgeable Computer Scientist.

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Your Computer Science Experience

A flexibly structured Computer Science (Hons) degree from Swansea University means you have the opportunity to study abroad for a year or work in industry for a year, either locally, nationally or overseas.

Our £32.5 million Computational Foundry is home to state-of-the-art teaching and research facilities which include a Vision and Biometric Lab, Maker Lab, Theory Lab, Cyber Security/Networking Lab, User Lab and Visualisation Suite.

Students will benefit from world-leading experimental set-ups, equipment, devices and prototypes to accelerate innovation. You will have the opportunity to learn about and work with these facilities.

In your final year, a large scientific project will be undertaken using problem-solving principles, drawing on departmental research strengths and areas of Human-Computer Interaction, Theoretical Computer Science and Visual Computing.


Our graduates have become: Analyst Developers, Business analysts, Computer Programmers, Electronic Engineers, Graphic Designers, Software Developers and Machine Learning Engineers with companies that include IBM, Google, Disney, Facebook, Microsoft and Sony.

We hold an annual ‘Project Fair’, giving students the chance to display their third year projects to leading Industry experts. Companies such as Google often visit our students to give lectures on ‘how to get a job with tech giants’.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Programming 
  • Professional Issues: Computers and Society
  • Concepts of Computer Science 
  • Modelling Computing Systems 
  • Software Engineering
  • Database Systems

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines


IELTS admission requirements IELTS


480 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

  • A Levels: AAB-ABB. If not studying A Level Maths or Physics, applicants must have GCSE Grade B (6) in Maths.
  • BTEC students:D*DD in IT or Computing. Grade B (6) GCSE Maths is required.
  • IB: 34 overall with 6 in Higher Level Maths.
  • We also require GCSE English Grade 4/C.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    17150 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 17150 GBP per year during 48 months.
  • National

    9000 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 9000 GBP per year during 48 months.

Living costs for Swansea

727 - 1379 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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Computer Science (Hons)
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