Department of Computer Science

We are an active department, proud of our reputation as a friendly and supportive environment for our students. We specialise in security and artificial intelligence research.


Study with us

Our courses are stimulating and challenging with a high level of practical content, bringing together the best of computer science, business and cutting-edge research.

Find out more about why you should study with us.

*UK domiciled graduates of full-time, undergraduate qualifications, in full-time employment, from higher education institutions.

** Shanghai Global Ranking of Academic Subjects 2023.

Meet the team

Professor Steve Schneider

Head of Department of Computer Science

I am Director of the Surrey Centre for Cyber Security, recognised by NCSC as one of the UK's Academic Centres of Excellence in Cyber Security Research. I joined the Department of Computer Science in September 2004 and was Head of Department 2004-2010.  I was Associate Dean Research and Innovation in the Faculty of Engineering and Physical Sciences from 2015-2019.&...


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