Wigan and Leigh College
Key Course Facts
Salary of all UK Graduates of
|15 months after graduation||3 years after graduation||5 years after graduation|
|25-75 percentile range||£23230 - £32967||£18886 - £32933||£21689 - £41100|
All courses in the UK
The programme is delivered by industry experts and education professionals who have extensive computing knowledge as well as industrial and commerical experience. Excellent classrooms and computing laboratories are resourced with up to date software and networking equipment to provide students with the latest technology and university standard resources.
What You Will Learn
Programme content: As a student of Computing, HND you will study the following course modules.
Jobs & Career Perspectives
15 months after graduation, graduates of this course were asked about what they do and, if they are working, about their current job and their perspectives.
This particular course
Entry Requirements / Admissions
Minimum Required UCAS Tariff
Mature students with experience, a portfolio of work and employer references will be considered. Students must also possess a Grade C or above in Maths at GCSE or equivalent.
Get advice on which foundation courses are best for you to still study Computing, HND, if you do not meet the minimum requirements in terms of UCAS score, A levels, or English language requirements.
Tuition Fees Computing HND
|England UK||£7500||year 1|
|Northern Ireland||£7500||year 1|
Average student cost of living in the UK
|Water, gas electricity, internet (at home)||£50|
|Takeaways / food deliveries||£30|
|Going out / entertainment (excl.alcohol, food)||£24|
|Holidays and weekend trips||£78|
|Transport within city||£17|
|Self-care / sports||£20|
|Stationary / books||£13|
|Mobile phone / internet||£13|
|Cable TV / streaming||£7|
|Average student cost of living||£1092|
London costs approx 34% more than average, mainly due to rent being 67% higher than average of other cities. For students staying in student halls, costs of water, gas, electricity, wifi are generally included in the rental. Students in smaller cities where accommodation is in walking/biking distance transport costs tend to be significantly smaller.
How to apply
January 1, 2024
This is the deadline for applications to be completed and sent for this course. If the university or college still has places available you can apply after this date, but your application is not guaranteed to be considered.
Possible Entry Points:
- year 1 (Default entry point)
About Wigan and Leigh College
Wigan and Leigh College is a general Further Education and Higher Education provider with five campus sites divided between the towns of Wigan and Leigh, in England.
Where is this programme taught
|Program||University||Student satisfaction||Unemployed||Dropout||Tuition (UK)||Tuition (International)||UCAS Tariff||City|
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|CertHE Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (Computing) (STEM) CertHE||University of Wales||-||40%||30%||£9000||£13500||-||Cardiff||On campus Full-time|
|Computing HND||Weymouth College||-||10%||55%||£5750||£5750||-||Weymouth||On campus Full-time|
|Computing and Systems Development HNC||Farnborough College of Technology||-||30%||0%||£5000||£7500||-||Farnborough||On campus Full-time|
|Computing HND||Grŵp NPTC Group||83%||-||20%||£7500||-||131||Neath||On campus Full-time|
|Computing Forensics & Security HND||West Herts College||-||10%||5%||£6165||-||70||Watford||On campus Full-time|
|Computing HNC||Shrewsbury Colleges Group||-||10%||15%||£6750||-||-||Shrewsbury||On campus Full-time|
|Computing (Security) HND||Heart of Worcestershire College||93%||-||25%||£8000||-||-||Redditch||On campus Full-time|
|Computing HND||Wigan and Leigh College||-||15%||20%||£7500||-||-||Wigan||On campus Full-time|
|Computing and Systems Development HND||East Sussex College||-||-||20%||£5950||£7500||-||Eastbourne||On campus Full-time|