Skip to navigation | Skip to main content | Skip to footer
Menu Share this content
Menu Search the University of Manchester siteSearch
Search type

Alternatively, use our A–Z index

Binary notations
MEng Computer Science
Broad or specialist learning options with a very low staff/student ratio of 1:12

MEng Computer Science / Overview

Year of entry: 2018

Degree awarded
4 years
Typical A-level offer
Grades A*A*A including mathematics and a science subject.
Typical International Baccalaureate offer
38 points overall, with 7,7,6 in Higher Level subjects, including Mathematics and a science subject, either Computer Science, Biology, Chemistry or Physics.

Full entry requirements

Number of places/applicants
The School of Computer Science receives in the region of 2000 applications per year for 225 places across our undergraduate degree courses.
How to apply
Apply through UCAS .
Apply through UCAS
UCAS course code
UCAS institution code

Course overview

Computer-generated head
Computer-generated head
  • 96.2% of graduates in graduate level jobs or further study within six months of graduating
  • 91% student satisfaction (National Student Survey 2015)
  • World's first stored-program computer developed here in 1948


Tuition fees for home/EU students commencing their studies in September 2018 will be £9,250. Future inflationary increases may also be applied to each subsequent year of your course, subject to government regulations on fee increases. Tuition fees for international students will be £22,000 per annum. For general information please see the undergraduate finance pages.


All new UK/EU (home tuition fee) students, applying for first year entry, who achieve an A*A*A (including A* in mathematics) at the first sitting will be awarded the Kilburn Entry Scholarship worth £1,000.  Other UK, European and international qualifications gained by home tuition fee students will also be considered for the award, subject to academic approval. 

Contact details

Academic department
School of Computer Science
Contact name
Sophia Lewis-Martyr
+44 (0)161 275 6124
+44 (0)161 275 6204
Academic department overview

Courses in related subject areas

Use the links below to view lists of courses in related subject areas.

Compare this course

Regulated by HEFCE

The University of Manchester is regulated by the Higher Education Funding Council for England (HEFCE). HEFCE ensures we are accountable for the public funding we receive and oversees the quality of our education provision. To find out more about the regulator's role, visit the HEFCE website.

You can find regulations and policies relating to student life at The University of Manchester, including our Degree Regulations and Complaints Procedure, on our regulations website.