Computing is a vibrant and diverse discipline ranging from the management and architecture of global IT projects, through to the scientific development of innovative theories and technologies.

We take a dynamic, scientific and rigorous approach to computing. Our researchers have played a major part in developing modern trends in Informatics and this is reflected in our teaching, where we have a strong tradition of high-level and innovative courses.


Find out more about the Department of Informatics and our commitment to equality in computer science.

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We offer a set of free lectures to groups of school or college students.

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Services for business

Learn how we can support companies though training, consultation and partnership schemes.

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Find out how our graduates can enjoy a lifelong relationship with the Department.

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