Why Study Computing Here?

Our wide range of technical, commercial and creative courses - all professionally relevant - has seen us consistently ranked top for graduate job prospects.

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  • 30% of Scotland's software engineers live and work in Aberdeen.
  • Make valuable connections with potential employers through stimulating placement opportunities.
  • Commercial collaboration at local, national and international level ensures our teaching and project work stays up-to-date.
  • Take a first foundation year to gain a broad base of practical computing skills.
  • Balance theory and practice so that learning is always useful and relevant.
  1. Computing Careers News - from Scotland on Sunday

    School of Computing teasers

    Computing graduates in demand - report from ScotlandIS.

  1. Frances Buchanan - MSc Software Technology

    Frances Buchanan - MSc Software Technology

    Frances Buchanan shares her experience of winning the Scott Trust Technology Bursary last year and encourages others to apply.

    Frances Buchanan - MSc Software Technology Software Engineering Course PgCert/PgDip/MSc

Events

  1. 06, December, 2016 Winter Graduation Ceremony - Design and Technology (Tuesday 2:30pm)

    Lauren Jenkins graduation 2014

    Ceremony for the Gray’s School of Art, Scott Sutherland School of Architecture and Built Environment, School of Computing Science and Digital Media and the School of Engineering  

  2. 12, April, 2017 Professorial Lecture: Artificial Intelligence and the Future

    Chrisina Jayne professorial lecture

    A professorial lecture which will explain the progress of Artificial Intelligence with a focus on machine learning, the successes in practical applications and the possible challenges that lie ahead.  


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