Learn the intricate science behind information systems and acquire the skills to address some of the world's most significant technological challenges, opening the door to a realm of innovation and possibilities.
Blending theories with hands-on programming skills, our Computer Science degrees will help mold you into a tech-savvy problem solver. With courses in algorithms, artificial intelligence, assistive technologies, big data and data analytics, computer games, databases, robotics software and web development, and more.
You'll learn the expertise necessary to thrive in the fast-paced, ever-evolving landscape of technology and equip yourself to contribute to groundbreaking developments, leaving an indelible mark in the expansive world of computing.
Our School of Computer Science and Electronic Engineering provides a cutting-edge learning experience, giving students and our alumni the skills for success in the dynamic tech landscape. Some of our Alumni now work for some of the world's biggest companies, others created their own companies and solved solutions to technological problems. Explore the career opportunities our School can provide you and learn more about our Alumni.
"Studying at the University of Essex helped me to develop a strong and solid skill set that is desirable by many employers"
Our degrees are about more than research. You will gain experience in project management and communication, as well as support to develop your numerical and data analysis skills. All of this will help you in your future career, whether you're looking to join academia or intend to move into the private sector. You'll also have access to a range of different facilities and specialist laboratories, that ensure you have the tools needed to carry out ground-breaking research.
At Essex we offer several research degree types, from a one year Master of Science by Dissertation (MSD) through to a full PhD.
Explore our Computer Science research by theme or your area of interest and find a supervisor that can support your through your studies. More information can be found about research degrees on our school pages. Our courses below will help guide you through the various research degree programmes we offer.
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