School of Computer Science

Breaking new ground in the theory and practice of computational systems and their applications

Latest News

University of Birmingham Dubai

The University of Birmingham is opening a campus in Dubai with the first intake in 2018, becoming the first global top 100 and Russell Group University to establish a campus in Dubai and its rapidly developing international educational hub.

Congratulations to Prof Hamid Dehghani

SoCS's Professor Hamid Dehghani has been elected as a Fellow Member of The Optical Society (OSA).

Computer Science ranked 3rd in Russell Group Universities listing in the 2017 NSS results

Students who participated in the National Student Survey (NSS) have ranked Computer Science at the University of Birmingham highly with 91% of our final year students expressing overall satisfaction with their course, placing us 3rd in the Russell Group Institution rankings (Research Intensive Universities in the UK).

New Cyber Security Bursaries

The Department for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport (DCMS) recently acknowledged the growing importance of cyber security to Britain's national security and economic wellbeing by announcing a £500,000 investment in bursaries to help adults retrain for a job in cyber security.

School Events

First Applicant Visit Days commence

The first of our 2017/18 undergraduate Applicant Visit Days will commence at the beginning of December, inviting offer holders onto campus to spend a full day with us. If you are an undergraduate offer holder and are based in the UK, look out for your email invitation. (If you are an offer holder and from outside the UK, please get in touch if you would like to attend one.)

First Applicant Visit Days commence

The first of our 2017/18 Applicant Visit Days will commence at the beginning of December, inviting offer holders onto campus to spend a full day with us. If you are an offer holder and are based in the UK, look out for your email invitation. (If you are an offer holder and from outside the UK, please get in touch if you would like to attend one.)

2018 Undergraduate Open Days

The University will be hosting our next Undergraduate Open Days in June 2018. The School of Computer Science willbe giving talks, manning stands, performing tours and showing demonstrations.

BSc Computer Science with Digital Technology Partnership with PwC virtual Q & A event

The School of Computer Science and colleagues from PwC will be hosting a virtual Question and Answer session with applicants interested in our new BSc Computer Science with Digital Technology Partnership - PwC.