School of Computer Science

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Latest News

New technology to detect rheumatoid arthritis

SOCS's Professor Hamid Dehghani has been featured in the media recently, sharing information on innovative technology the group that he heads up have created to detect rheumatoid arthritis using infrared light.

Interoperability is the solution to the Huawei dilemma

SoCS's Professor Mark Ryan has commented on the recent Huawei situation for 'the birmingham brief'.

Machine Decision-making in the criminal justice system - Professor Karen Yeung

Professor Karen Yeung, the University of Birmingham's first Interdisciplinary Chair has shared interesting insight into her involvement in the FATAL4JUSTICE? Project. Prof Yeung is a Professorial Fellow in Law, Ethics and Informatics at the University of Birmingham and works across the School of Law and the School of Computer Science.

SoCS's Dr Harish Tayyar Madabushi speaking at the Pint of Science Festival

Dr Harish Tayyar Madabushi will be speaking at the Pint of Science Festival at 7pm on 20th May 2019, as part of the 'Driving Towards the Digital City' talk.

School Events

Results release and unconditional offers

The Admissions Office is receiving results from offer holders on a daily basis, and will process applications that have met conditions of offer regularly.

Undergraduate Open Days

The University will be hosting it's next Undergraduate Open Days on Saturday 14th September and Saturday 19th October 2019.

Postgraduate Open Day

Our next Postgraduate Open Day will take place on Saturday 23rd November 2019.

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.