The University of Sheffield offers a 4 years Mcomp degree in Computer science with Mathematics. The course outline is as following:

First Year

  • Mathematics Core 1
  • Mathematics Core II
  • Numbers and Groups
  • Java Programming
  • Software Engineering Crossover Project
  • Web and Internet Technology
  • Global Engineering Challenge Week

Second Year

  • Advanced Programming Topics
  • Automata, Logic and Computation
  • Rings and Groups
  • Advanced Calculus
  • Continuity and Integration
  • Nonlinear Mathematics
  • Vector Spaces and Fourier Theory
  • Devices and Networks
  • Linear Mathematics for Applications
  • Engineering

Third Year

  • Individual Research Project
  • Data Driven Computing
  • Finance and Law for Engineers
  • Human Centred Systems Design

Fourth Year

Not announced

Entry Requirements

  • A Levels: AAB including A in Maths
  • International Baccalaureate: 35, 6 in Higher Level Maths
  • BTEC: DDD in IT Practitioner, Engineering or Software Development + grade A in A Level Maths
  • Cambridge Pre-U: D3 D3 M2 including D3 in Maths
  • Scottish Highers + 1 Advanced Higher: AAABB + A in Maths
  • Welsh Baccalaureate + 2 A Levels: Pass + AA including Maths
  • Advanced Diploma: Engineering, grade A. Information Technology, grade A. Plus A Level Mathematics, grade A
  • Access to HE
  • International students: IELTS grade of 6.5 with a minimum of 6.0 in each component, or an equivalent English language                                                                    qualification.

Course Fees


To enrol for this course please apply through UCAS (see link under ‘IT Course providers’)

Contact Info

  • UK Phone:    0114 222 8030
  • International Phone: +44 114 222 8030
  • post: Level 2, Arts Tower Western Bank Sheffield S10 2TN