School of Computer Science

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Latest News

Three new positions in Artificial Intelligence and Robotics

The School of Computer Science at the University of Birmingham is seeking to appoint to three faculty positions. There are two Reader posts available in the general area of intelligent systems, and one Reader post specifically in intelligent robotics.

Computer Science students feature on The Gadget Show

Students from the School of Computer Science recently featured on an edition of Channel 5's The Gadget Show. The University of Birmingham was visited by the production team from Channel 5's The Gadget Show including author and TV presenter, Jason Bradbury, in October.

Professor Mark Ryan inaugurated as HP Chair in Cyber Security

Mark Ryan, Professor in Computer Security has been inaugurated as HP Chair in Cyber Security, in an event held in the School of Computer Science that was attended by colleagues in EPS and staff from HP. The role marks a strategic partnership between the University and HP Labs, paving the way for leading research into cyber security.

School of Computer Science, University of Birmingham awarded Bronze Athena SWAN status

We are proud to announce that we have recently been awarded Bronze status in Athena SWAN, in 'recognition of commitment to improving the recruitment, progression and retention of female staff'.

School Events

2017 Postgraduate Open Day

The University will be hosting a Postgraduate Open Day on Friday 22nd November 2017. The School of Computer Science will be giving talks, manning stands, performing tours and showing demonstrations.

2017 Undergraduate Open Days

The University will be hosting two Undergraduate Open Days on Friday 23rd and Saturday 24th June 2017. The School of Computer Science will be giving talks, manning stands, performing tours and showing demonstrations.

SoCS hosts first careers fair of the academic year

The School of Computer Science is hosting its inaugural super careers fair of the academic year – the first Software Engineering, Consultancy and Technology Role in Finance Fair. Taking place on Thurs 27th October between 11am-3pm in the department, over 25 employers from various industries will be coming along to talk to our students about graduate jobs, placements and internships in general Software Engineering, Computing for online services; Financial Computing; IT Consultancy; Security Software Engineering, Digital Forensics and Cyber Security; Cloud and BigData Software Engineering and teaching.

Prof Mark Ryan speaks in UoB Debating Society's first public debate of 2016

The School of Computer Science's Professor Mark Ryan will be speaking in the UoB Debating Society's first debate of the academic year on Thurs 6th Oct at 6.30pm in the main Arts Lecture Theatre.