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BSc Computer Science with Industrial Experience / Application and selection
Year of entry: 2023
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How to apply
Advice to applicants
Factors contributing to a successful application include:
- Past academic performance
- Predicted academic performance
- Enthusiasm for, and realistic grasp of, chosen degree programme
- Evidence of interpersonal skills and non-academic interests/achievements.
Further guidance on how to apply can be found on our How to Apply webpage .
It is only possible to hold an offer for one course in the Department (Year 1 entry). Please do not apply for more than one course in the Department of Computer Science, as this will use one of your UCAS choices and will not be considered. If you wish to apply for Year 1 entry and our Integrated Foundation Year, then this would be two separate choices on your UCAS application.
Where you have mitigating circumstances these should be reported to your education provider and relevant exam board, we cannot make further allowances.
We would normally only consider applicants who obtained the relevant qualification within the two years prior to entry. Applicants who have left education for more than two years should contact the Admissions Office to discuss their particular circumstances.
Applicants studying qualifications above RQF Level 3 will be required to achieve high grades in their most recent relevant studies, in addition to meeting our Level 3 entry requirements.
How your application is considered
Applications are considered on the basis of the UCAS form.
Strong examination results are the main factor in admitting students to our courses. We consider other information to ensure we admit students with the most outstanding potential. This is assessed within a structured framework and includes prior and predicted grades. Your referee should give realistic grade predications for all qualifications that you are currently studying at the top of their reference. If you attend a non-UK school or college that does not provide predicted grades your referee should explain this policy within their reference.
Applications for deferred entry are considered equally to other applications up to the point of confirmation.
Deferred entry is granted on the discretion of admissions staff, and is normally granted for one year only and two years at the maximum in exceptional circumstances. Some English Language test results, such as IELTS or TOEFL, are only valid for two years from the test date. Your English Language test report must be valid on the start date of the course.
Policy for applicants who resit their qualifications
Policy for applicants who take their examinations in more than one sitting
If you applied in the previous year and your application was not successful you may apply again.
Your application will be considered against the standard course entry criteria for that year of entry. In your new application you should demonstrate how your application has improved. We may draw upon all information from your previous applications or any previous registrations at the University as a student when assessing your suitability for your chosen course. If you are applying for a place for the same year of entry through UCAS Extra, you should provide additional evidence of your suitability for the course. If you are applying through clearing you are required to meet the clearing requirements. In both UCAS Extra and Clearing the places will be subject to availability.
We are unable to accept applications for second year entry with the exception of those coming through our advanced entry programmes with partner institutions.
Please note we do not offer transfers into the third year of our courses.
If you are applying for a transfer into first year entry from studies at another university, you will be required to achieve high grades in your most recent relevant studies, in addition to meeting our Level 3 entry requirements.