About This Course
The Advanced Computer Science course builds on the foundations of a CS undergraduate programme, exploring more advanced topics such as high-performance computing and augmented/mixed/virtual reality. Students delve into the inner workings of these technologies and learn to exploit them for next-generation applications. This is all supported by our continuing commitment to professionalism and ethics, allowing the next generation to make the most appropriate choices when deploying technology to the world’s problems.
What will you study on this course?
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Modules for the current academic year
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International Year Zero: HSD GPA 2.0 OR SAT 1500+
International Year 1: HSD GPA 3.0 OR SAT 500+ each section OR ACTs 26+
Undergraduate Courses: HSD GPA 3.0 OR SAT 550+ each section OR ACTs 26+
Postgraduate Courses: Bachelor Degree GPA of 3.0. GRE not required
PhD/Research Course: Masters Degree
Note: Some courses may require higher entry requirements. Refer Individual Course page for details.
Applicants from USA need NOT provide additional evidence of English Language ability, if previous education was with English medium of instruction. Otherwise, an IELTS overall 6.0 with 5.5 in each component or equivalent is normally required (some courses may require a higher score).
A recognised undergraduate degree in Computer Science or a related field at Second class minimum, or international equivalent.
Applicants from overseas must also demonstrate competence in English to IELTS 6.0, with no individual component below 5.5.
Computer Science at Bangor is regularly ranked amongst the top universities in the UK for employability according to league tables. Computer Science helps to foster collaborations with local IT companies. There are also many opportunities in the IT industry in many sectors due to the presence of a comparatively high number of IT companies and SMEs locally.