School of Computer Science

School of Computer Science

The School of Computer Science at the University of Nottingham is ranked among the top UK Computer Science departments and was voted by our students as the best School in the whole University in 2014 and 2015!

We provide a friendly, modern and supportive teaching environment which consistently leads to a high proportion of our students gaining excellent degree results.

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Based on the evidence available, the TEF Panel judged that the University of Nottingham delivers high quality teaching, learning and outcomes for its students. It consistently exceeds rigorous national quality requirements for UK higher education.



  • We offer specialist modules and exciting undergraduate project work based on our world-class research – we were ranked in the top 10 UK academic institutions in the latest Research Excellence Framework (2014)
  • Our connections with employers such as Adobe Systems, BT, Google, IBM and Microsoft open up possibilities for an optional year in industry or summer placement
  • You will have the opportunity to undertake research in a variety of areas of computer science including: artificial intelligence, cloud computing; complex systems engineering and unconventional computing paradigms; data mining; functional programming; modern optimisation; simulation and modelling; and ubiquitous computation and networked infrastructure

School of Computer Science voted 'Best School' in 2014 and 2015



We have won back to back 'Best School' awards in our Students' Union Staff Oscars, click here and see why! Click here to see a video made following receipt of our second 'Best School' award 
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Careers and employability

Careers and employability 

We’re consistently named as one of the most targeted universities by Britain’s leading graduate employers in the High Fliers report.

Study abroad

Study abroad

Alumni profiles

Alumni profiles

Undergraduate brochure

Download our Computer Science undergraduate brochure (622kB)

Latest news

The MRL Goes to Ubicomp 2017

Members of the Mixed Reality lab will be travelling to Ubicomp this year to present two full papers and one note. Much of this work has been achieved through collaborative efforts between researchers at different universities and countries.

Special Issue – Privacy and the Internet of Things

This special issue brings together a series of papers that examines the important theme of Privacy and the Internet of Things (IoT), by taking multidisciplinary perspective the special issue aims to provide understandings and insights into issues pertaining to the theme.

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Oracles, Predictions, Positive Futures and Actions

Mixed Reality Lab Meeting Space
In this workshop, Esther Eidenow (Associate Professor in Ancient Greek History, University of Bristol) to introduce her research into Fate, Luck and Fortune and the Oracle, combined with some 'Performing the Future' experiments to explore processes of mediating, representing and interpreting environmental and personal data in relation to thinking about the future.

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School of Computer Science

University of Nottingham
Jubilee Campus
Wollaton Road
Nottingham, NG8 1BB

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