Computer Science Online Bachelor and Master Degree Courses in the UK

Program University Student satis­faction Unem­ployed Drop­out Tuition (UK) Tuition (Inter­national) UCAS Tariff City
The Open University 85% - 0% - - - Milton Keynes online Part-time
The Open University 85% - 0% - - - Milton Keynes online Part-time
The Open University 85% - 0% - - - Milton Keynes online Part-time
The Open University 85% - 0% - - - Milton Keynes online Part-time
The Open University 85% - 0% - - - Milton Keynes online Part-time
The University of Manchester 85% - 0% £5000 £5000 - Manchester online Part-time
Northumbria University 85% - 0% - - - Newcastle online Full-time
The Open University 85% - 0% - - - Milton Keynes online Part-time
Northumbria University 85% - 0% - - - Newcastle online Part-time
University of Hertfordshire 85% - 0% - - - Hatfield online Part-time
University of Hertfordshire 85% - 0% - - - Hatfield online Part-time
University of Central Lancashire 85% - 0% - - - Preston online Part-time
University of Bath 78% 10% 0% - - 136 Bath online Part-time
The Open University 70% - 0% - - - Milton Keynes online Part-time
University of Portsmouth 70% - 0% - - - Portsmouth online Full-time
The Open University 97% - 0% - - - Milton Keynes online Part-time
The Open University 85% - 0% - - - Milton Keynes online Part-time
The Open University 85% - 0% - - - Milton Keynes online Part-time
The Open University 85% - 0% - - - Milton Keynes online Part-time
The Open University 85% - 0% - - - Milton Keynes online Part-time
The Open University 85% - 0% - - - Milton Keynes online Part-time
The Open University 84% - 0% - - - Milton Keynes online Part-time
The Open University 84% - 0% - - - Milton Keynes online Part-time
The Open University 84% - 0% - - - Milton Keynes online Part-time
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Salary

Primarily based on salary data of undergraduate students

Salary of all UK Graduates of Computer Science

  15 months after graduation 3 years after graduation 5 years after graduation
Median salary £26858 £23936 £28163
25-75 percentile range £22325 - £32129 £17704 - £31088 £20149 - £37896

Salary of all UK Graduates of all subjects

  15 months after graduation 3 years after graduation 5 years after graduation
Median salary £27809 £25709 £31231
25-75 percentile range £24123 - £32685 £20075 - £32840 £23140 - £41208

Jobs & Career Perspectives

Career perspectives for Computer Science

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 Computer Science 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

Specialisations within Computer Science

  • Artificial Intelligence
  • Computer- Human Interface
  • Game Design
  • Networks
  • Computer Graphics
  • Information Security
  • Data Science
  • Programming Languages
  • Software Engineering
  • Systems
  • Theory

Required skill level of job after 15 months

Among graduates of Computer Science 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 Computer Science (15 months after graduation)

Example below based on all graduates of Computer Science at Anglia Ruskin University

65% Information Technology Professionals
15% Science, engineering and technology associate professionals
5% Administrative occupations
5% Sales occupations
5% Elementary occupations
5% Managers, directors and senior officials
5% Artistic, literary and media occupations

Grading Distribution

Students of Computer Science in the UK received the following grades.

Entry Requirements / Admissions

UCAS Tariff of Accepted Students for Computer Science

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FAQ

  • The following degrees are offered for Computer Science studies:
  • Diploma of Higher Education - DipHE
  • Certificate of Higher Education - CertHE
  • Bachelor of Science (Honours) - BSc (Hons)
  • Postgraduate Diploma - PgDip
  • Postgraduate Certificate - PgCert
  • Master of Science - MSc
  • Master of Science (Postgraduate) - MSc (PG)
  • Foundation Degree in Science - FdSc
  • Doctor of Philosophy - PhD

Computing and IT (W36) at The Open University received the highest rating among all graduates in the National Student Survey year with a rating of 97 out of 100 among 16 respondents.

The median salary of graduates of Computer Science was £26858 15 months after graduation, £23936 3 years after graduation and £28163 5 years after graduation.