School of Computer Science

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

Latest News

Birmingham Heroes - SoCS's Prof Hamid Dehghani

The School's very own Professor Hamid Dehghani has been named a Birmingham Hero, thanks to his research in healthcare technology.

School of Computer Science Degree Apprenticeship with Vodafone

The School of Computer Science has launched a BSc Computer Science with Digital Technology Partnership with Vodafone, and recently saw its first cohort of students commence studies.

90% overall satisfaction score in the NSS 2018

Students who participated in the 2018 National Student Survey have ranked Computer Science at the University of Birmingham highly, with 90% of our final year students expressing overall satisfaction with their course, placing us in the top five Russell Group Universities in the UK.

School of Computer Science, University of Birmingham Dubai

The University has now appointed four academic members of computer science staff who will be teaching students based at our brand new Dubai campus, opening September 2018.

School Events

2018 Undergraduate Open Days

The University will be hosting our next Undergraduate Open Day on Saturday 20th October 2018.

2018 Postgraduate Open Day

Our next Postgraduate Open Day will take place Saturday 24th November 2018. Come along to hear talks on studying across our range of MScs and research programmes, speak to staff and students and explore our department.

Computing at Schools Conference 2018

The School of Computer Science once again played host to the 10th Computing at Schools annual Conference in June 2018. Following on from previous successful conferences, we welcomed over 250 teachers (from both primary and secondary level) who were looking to update both their subject knowledge and approach to teaching computing in their schools.

Applicant Visit Days and Assessment Days commence

Our Applicant Visit Days for 2018 entry for our undergraduate programmes and Assessment Days for the BSc Computer Science with Digital Technology Partnership recently concluded, where we invited offer holders and applicants onto campus to spend a full day with us.