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Computer Science and Mathematics

The University of Edinburgh

48 months
Duration
27550 GBP/year
1820 GBP/year
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Tuition fee
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About

This Computer Science and Mathematics programme at The University of Edinburgh aims to give you a thorough understanding of both mathematics and computing to enable you to operate at the cutting edge of computer and data science, machine learning and artificial intelligence. You will have the flexibility to focus on the areas of computer science or artificial intelligence that most interest you.

Overview

Mathematics forms the foundations of computer science. With increasing scale of computing systems and growing volumes of data, more sophisticated mathematical techniques are being developed and employed every day.

Our facilities

During the Computer Science and Mathematics programme at The University of Edinburgh, you will be based within the School of Informatics, with lectures, tutorials and classes held in Appleton Tower, which provides purpose-built facilities and dedicated learning and teaching spaces, all located in the University's Central Area.

You will have 24-hour access to computer laboratories and quality software support is available.

Career opportunities

Our graduates have excellent career prospects. The vast majority make direct vocational use of their qualification in the IT industry. Increasingly however, our graduates also find work in the trades, industries and professions that rely heavily on computing systems, including media, communications, finance, energy and medicine.

Programme Structure

  • Year 1

You will be introduced to basic principles of programming and computation. You will learn how information can be represented and processed in computer systems, as well as fundamental techniques to manage data and solve problems using computer programs.

  • Year 2

You will build on Year 1, covering more advanced programming and data structures, together with related mathematics. You will develop greater understanding of algorithms, learning from data, and mathematics.

  • Year 3

Your studies will become more focused and you will have more choice in selecting specialised courses, according to your own interests, from a range of options in computer science, artificial intelligence and relevant mathematics, as well as other courses in informatics.

  • Year 4

You will choose from a large number of advanced course options in mathematics, artificial intelligence and computer science to build a portfolio according to your interests.

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English
IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
6.5
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TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
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Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

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

English requirements

IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
6.5
Start practicing IELTS today!
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
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Other requirements

General requirements

  • SQA Highers: AAAA - AAAB (achievement by end of S5 preferred). BBB must be achieved in one year of S4-S6.
  • A Levels: A*AA - A*AB.
  • IB: 37 points with 666 at HL - 34 points with 655 at HL.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    27550 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 27550 GBP per year and a duration of 48 months.
  • EU/EEA

    1820 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 1820 GBP per year and a duration of 48 months.
  • Home - RUK fees: £9,250

Funding

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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