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Computing (Computer Networks Engineering) BEng (Hons)/MEng

Computer networks are integral to modern society, from the development of networks within the home, to those utilised by multi-national companies spanning numerous countries using various computer systems.
This integrated postgraduate programme will provide you with a very technical understanding of computer networking, distributed computing, artificial intelligence design, data communications, mobile computing and multimedia technologies, as well as their relevance to modern industry and commerce. This course provides practical opportunities designed to reinforce the theoretical underpinning that you will gain throughout the programme using our state-of-the-art computer facilities. All Computing students study common modules during stage one – this allows for greater flexibility when choosing a specialism for stages two and three.

Includes open access computer suites and teaching rooms. You may also benefit from having your own laptop if you choose to do so.

Career opportunities
As a graduate from this programme, you will have developed your independent thinking, flexibility and maturity especially within the computer networking, mobile applications programming and communications sectors of computing.

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Three years full-time (BEng), four years full-time (MEng).
  • Standard entry requirements apply. A typical offer is BTEC qualifications of DMM, A level grades of BCC or 112 UCAS points.
  • GCSE Mathematics or equivalent at grade C or above.
  • Previous experience of computing is desirable.
  • We welcome international applicants and applications from those with a range of non-traditional educational or professional qualifications.
  • Those who do not have English as their first language will need to demonstrate that they meet the minimum English language requirement of IELTS 6.0 (or equivalent).