School of Computer Science

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

Latest News

Computer Science PhD Student Awarded Senior Fellowship of the Higher Education Academy

University of Birmingham Computer Science PhD student Tom Goodman has become one of the youngest people to have been awarded a Senior Fellowship of the Higher Education Academy.

Top Results for Computer Science in NSS 2020

Computer Science at the University of Birmingham has been placed in the top ten of all Russell Group institutions for overall satisfaction in the 2020 National Student Survey.

Professor Aaron Sloman awarded the Barwise Prize by the American Philosophical Association (APA)

The School of Computer Science’s Honorary Professor Aaron Sloman has received a prestigious award for his life’s work throughout research and practice in philosophy, artificial intelligence, computing and cognitive science.

We Need To Talk about AI

Professor Karen Yeung, Interdisciplinary Professorial Fellow in Law, Ethics and Informatics across the Schools of Law and Computer Science discusses the risks of Artificial Intelligence in Leanne Pooley's new film 'We Need To Talk About AI'.

School Events

Undergraduate Open Days

The University will be hosting two further Undergraduate Open Days, for those interested in studying with us at undergraduate level in 2021.

PG Open Day

Interested in finding out more about postgraduate study with us? We'll be hosting our next Postgraduate Open Day on Saturday 21st November 2020.

2020 graduations

To celebrate the graduation of our July 2020 cohort, we were delighted to run Virtual Graduation Celebrations in July 2020, to mark the achievements of our students. We hope to see our graduates back on campus in March 2021 for a physical graduation ceremony and celebration.

Postponement of Undergraduate Offer Holder Visit Days

In light of the recent and ever changing situation around COVID-19, we have taken the decision to postpone our remaining scheduled offer holder visits to campus, and will instead run online events which you will be able to join from any location.