Programming Degree Courses in the UK - Bachelors & Masters

Program University Student satis­faction Unem­ployed Drop­out Tuition (UK) Tuition (Inter­national) UCAS Tariff City
University of Huddersfield 57% 5% 17% £9250 £16000 133 Huddersfield On campus Full-time
Staffordshire University 79% 8% 8% £9250 £14000 121 Stoke-on-Trent On campus Full-time
Staffordshire University 79% 8% 8% £9250 £14000 121 Stoke-on-Trent On campus Full-time
Teesside University 80% 7% 9% £9250 £13000 123 Middlesbrough On campus Full-time
HCUC, Harrow College & Uxbridge College 80% 7% 9% £6000 £7692 123 Harrow On campus Full-time
University of Derby 64% 0% 15% £9250 £14045 110 Derby On campus Full-time
Staffordshire University 79% 8% 8% £9250 £14000 121 Stoke-on-Trent On campus Full-time
University of Gloucestershire 86% 0% 10% £9250 £14700 145 Cheltenham On campus Full-time
Staffordshire University 79% 8% 8% £9250 £14000 121 Stoke-on-Trent On campus Full-time
University of Bolton 75% 10% 20% £9250 £37350 119 Bolton On campus Full-time
University of Gloucestershire 86% 0% 16% £9250 £14700 95 Cheltenham On campus Full-time
De Montfort University 67% 5% 10% £9250 £14750 124 Leicester On campus Full-time
University of Gloucestershire 86% 0% 10% £9250 £14700 145 Cheltenham On campus Full-time
Teesside University 79% 7% 9% £9250 £13000 145 Middlesbrough On campus Full-time
Heriot-Watt University 68% 0% 2% £9250 £9250 £19792 £20584 158 Edinburgh On campus Full-time
University of Bolton 75% 10% 20% £9250 £46600 119 Bolton On campus Full-time
University of Derby 64% 0% 15% £9250 £14045 110 Derby On campus Full-time
University of Huddersfield 56% 0% 12% £9250 £16000 139 Huddersfield On campus Full-time
City of Oxford College 56% 0% 12% £6165 £7300 139 Oxford On campus Full-time
University of Huddersfield 68% 0% 15% £9250 £16000 148 Huddersfield On campus Full-time
University of Hertfordshire - - - - - - Hatfield On campus Part-time
Birkbeck, University of London - - - £4515 £8190 - London On campus Part-time
Birkbeck, University of London - - - £4515 £8190 - London On campus Part-time
Edge Hill University 67% 6% 6% £9250 - 122 Ormskirk On campus Full-time
Staffordshire University 73% 8% 15% £9250 - 132 Stoke-on-Trent On campus Full-time
Goldsmiths, University of London 79% 8% 8% - - 121 London On campus Part-time
Goldsmiths, University of London 45% 10% 10% - - 141 London On campus Full-time
London Metropolitan University 76% - 19% £9250 £15576 107 London On campus Full-time
SAE Institute 72% - 5% £7500 £11500 98 London On campus Full-time
University of Suffolk 75% - 15% £9250 £14598 117 Ipswich On campus Full-time
Kingston University 67% - 10% £9250 - 88 Kingston upon Thames On campus Full-time
The University of Northampton 43% 0% 25% £6750 - 93 Northampton On campus Full-time
The University of Northampton 43% 0% 25% £9250 - 93 Northampton On campus Full-time
Ravensbourne University London 80% - 0% £9250 £16500 114 London On campus Full-time
Goldsmiths, University of London 45% 10% 10% - - 141 London On campus Full-time
Kingston University 67% - 10% £9250 - 88 Kingston upon Thames On campus Full-time
Kingston University 67% - 10% £9250 - 88 Kingston upon Thames On campus Full-time
London Metropolitan University 76% - 19% £9250 £15576 107 London On campus Full-time
University of Suffolk 75% - 15% £9250 £14598 117 Ipswich On campus Full-time
Anglia Ruskin University 75% - 15% £9250 - 117 Cambridge On campus Full-time
Falmouth University 78% 0% 15% - - 110 Falmouth On campus Full-time
Academy of Contemporary Music Guildford 78% 0% 15% £11100 - 110 Guildford On campus Full-time
Falmouth University 78% 0% 15% - - 110 Falmouth On campus Full-time
Nelson and Colne College 78% 0% 15% £8250 - 110 Nelson On campus Full-time
Leeds City College 91% - 5% £7950 - - Leeds On campus Full-time
University of East London 91% - 5% £9250 £13740 - London On campus Full-time
University of East London 91% - 5% £9250 £13740 - London On campus Full-time
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Student Reviews

Overall student satisfaction
69 /100
3233 students of Programming in the UK replied

Primarily based on data from undergraduate degree students.

The NSS is commissioned by the <a rel="nofollow" target="_blank" href="https://www.officeforstudents.org.uk/advice-and-guidance/student-information-and-data/national-student-survey-nss">Office for Students</a>

Salary

Primarily based on salary data of undergraduate students

Salary of all UK Graduates of Programming

  15 months after graduation 3 years after graduation 5 years after graduation
Median salary £25948 £22958 £27579
25-75 percentile range £22922 - £30285 £16161 - £30238 £19190 - £36447

Salary of all UK Graduates of all subjects

  15 months after graduation 3 years after graduation 5 years after graduation
Median salary £27295 £23875 £27759
25-75 percentile range £23632 - £30758 £17533 - £30381 £20848 - £36885

Jobs & Career Perspectives

Career perspectives for Programming

15 months after graduation, graduates of this subject were asked about their current circumstances of employment, what they do, and whether their activities and perspectives are directly related to their studies.

Current jobs

Among graduates of Programming who indicated that they are working, the percentage below represents the number who “agree” or “strongly agree” with the statements about their job.

Job in line with future plans

Utilise skills from studies

Work is meaningful

Typical employers for graduates of Programming

  • Computer Companies
  • Computer- based Systems Industries
  • Telecommunications
  • Automotive
  • Aerospace
  • Programming Companies

Required skill level of job after 15 months

Among graduates of Programming who indicated that they are working, the percentage below represents the number of highly skilled vs non-highly skilled jobs (Unistats).

% Skilled jobs

Jobs of graduates of Programming (15 months after graduation)

Example below based on all graduates of Programming at Liverpool John Moores University

60% Information Technology Professionals
25% Science, engineering and technology associate professionals
10% Elementary occupations
10% Sports and fitness occupations

Grading Distribution

Students of Programming in the UK received the following grades.

Entry Requirements / Admissions

UCAS Tariff of Accepted Students for Programming

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FAQ

  • The following degrees are offered for Programming studies:
  • Bachelor of Science (Honours) - BSc (Hons)
  • Master of Computing (Honours) - MComp (Hons)
  • Higher National Certificate - HNC
  • Bachelor of Science - BSc
  • Master of Science - MSc
  • Master of Arts - MA
  • Bachelor of Arts (Honours) - BA (Hons)
  • Foundation Degree in Science - FdSc
  • Foundation Degree - FD
  • Bachelor of Social Science (Honours) - BSocSc (Hons)

The median salary of graduates of Programming was £25948 15 months after graduation, £22958 3 years after graduation and £27579 5 years after graduation.

Game Programming at Leeds City College received the highest rating among all graduates in the National Student Survey year with a rating of 91 out of 100 among 22 respondents.