Department of Computer Science


We offer undergraduate, postgraduate masters and postgraduate research programmes in computing, bringing together the best of computer science, business and leading-edge research to provide our graduates with one of the best employability rates in the country.

Our Computer Science subject page offers an insight into our current research and news stories, as well as links to all of the courses we offer.

Undergraduate courses

Postgraduate taught courses

Postgraduate research


Our Computer Science and Computing and Information Technology undergraduate courses are accredited by BCS, The Chartered Institute for IT. The Software Development for Business undergraduate course is accredited by the Tech Partnership. Our MSc programme in Information Security has been provisionally certified by the Government Communications Headquarters (GCHQ) in 2014 and is expected to get the full certification in 2016. This programme is supported by the Department and the Surrey Centre for Cyber Security (SCCS), a GCHQ-recognised Academic Centre of Excellence in Cyber Security Research (ACE-CSR).


Information for Prospective Postgraduate Computer Science Students at the University of Surrey

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