BSc Computer Science and Mathematics / Careers

Year of entry: 2023

Career opportunities

Meet our Computer Science Alumni Panel

The world needs Computer Scientists, and as a graduate of the University of Manchester you will be in particularly high demand. One of the few Universities Most Targeted by Graduate Employers in 2021 , we equip students with the ability to tackle real-world problems and innovate for the future.

Example careers:

  • Actuary
  • AI Engineer
  • Banker
  • Cloud Computing Engineer
  • Cyber Security Analyst
  • Data Analyst
  • Games Designer and/or Developer
  •  Software Engineer
  • Web Designer and/or Developer
  • And many more

90% of our BSc Computer Science and Mathematics graduates are employed or engaged in further study within 15 months and typically enjoy a starting salary of £36,000 or above (Graduate Outcomes Survey). Opportunities exist in fields as diverse as finance, films and games, pharmaceuticals, healthcare, consumer products, and public services - covering virtually all areas of business and society.

Which employers actively target our graduates?

  • CERN
  • EA Games
  • IBM
  • Microsoft
  • And many more

Accrediting organisations

This course is fully recognised by the BCS - the British Computer Society.

Upon completing your BSc (Hons), you will also have partially met the requirements for Chartered IT Professional status (CITP).

Explore a global map of where our students have spent their internships - Graduate jobs and Industrial Experience Map .

Like to learn more about life after University of Manchester? Be inspired by our Women in Computer Science page, hear from our graduates on the Department Blog , and get useful careers advice via our very own Podcast .