The University Warwick offers a four-year program in Computing systems at the BSc/MEng level. Students interested in understanding how to construct a grounded and rigorous understanding of Computer Science in the context of the range of cutting-edge applications internationally, should consider this course. This course in Computing Systems was devised to make sure that students have the opportunity to gain expertise and applicable skills to build a successful professional career as leaders in the computing industry.

The Computer Science program is distinguished from other courses of study by its emphasis on systems application and design. Students should be interested to know that this course qualifies for full exemption from the BSC professional examination. As graduates from the Computing Systems course of study students can gain Professional Membership after a shorter length of time that is congruent with their experience and training. BCS Professional Membership automatically bears the member the privilege to use the MBCS designation and the Chartered Information Systems Practicition title.

Modules in this course of study include:

  • Special-Purpose Computer Systems
  • Embedded Computer Systems
  • Computer Architecture
  • Multi-media Processing
  • Digital Communication
  • With an option to transfer in to the MEng program.


Entry Requirements

 Entry into this program typically requires an A-level offer of AAA with an A in Mathematics. The minimum language requirement for this program is a grade C in GCSE English o IELTS 6.0. Because all courses are taught from the perspective of first principles, A-level Computing is not a course entry requirement. Computing is taught in this course of study. However the Department of Computer Science encourages applications with experience and abilities in Computing or Computer Science. If you do no see your qualifications listed here, please contact the Department of Computer Science for more information.


Course Fees

Home and  EU Students: £6,000/academic year

International Students:  Band 1: £14,420 Band 2: £18,390


Contact Information

Department of Computer Science
University of Warwick
Coventry, CV4 7AL
Tel: +44 24 7652 3193
Undergraduate Admissions:
General Enquiries:


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