School of Computer Science

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

Latest News

Dr David Galindo on online voting


Dr David Galindo, Senior Lecturer in Computer Security in the School of Computer Science and Head of Cryptography for Fetch A.I, has lent his thoughts to computing.co.uk on the subject of online voting.

Fully Funded Scholarship: MedSec - Usable Security for Medical Devices

A fully-funded studentship, which includes a tax-free Doctoral Stipend of 15,009GBP* per annum, is available for UK/EU and international students on this Joint PhD programme between the School of Computer Science, University of Birmingham and the University of Melbourne for an October 2019 start.

Research Scholarship: Hardware Implementations of Isogeny-based Protocols

The School of Computer Science has a scholarship available for UK applicants with an interest in Cyber Security and Privacy.

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 Events

Offer Holder Days and Degree Apprenticeship Assessment Days

Our Assessment Days for 2019 entry for our BSc Computer Science with Digital Technology Partnership with PwC recently concluded, where we invited applicants onto campus for a full day to undertake assessment activity with PwC, and get to know the department.

Postgraduate Open Day

Our next Postgraduate Open Day will take place on Wednesday 20th March 2019.

Undergraduate Open Days

The University will be hosting our next Undergraduate Open Days in June 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.