Computer Science offers a challenging, flexible scheme of study that is invigorated by the research interests and expertise of our academics, and by our strong links with high-tech local industry.
Computer Science offers a challenging, flexible scheme of study that is invigorated by the research interests and expertise of our academics, and by our strong links with local high-tech industry.
Our course is accredited by the British Computer Society (BCS) – the Chartered Institute for IT. Our excellent facilities include approximately 200 workstations with a virtual infrastructure for remote connection to a secure virtual private network, a walk-in immersive virtual reality system and a big data computing cluster.
Reading is at the centre of the Thames Valley on the M4 corridor, which is a major high-technology hub. Our ideal location provides many links with local industry and global companies. As a result of this, we have a particularly lively programme of both pure and applied research in a diverse range of topics. These include data science, big data analytics, machine learning, computational science and computer vision. We also have excellent placement (For placement information, ask us at www.reading.ac.uk/question) and graduate job opportunities.
Looking for postgraduate research opportunities?
Come to Reading for your PhD or professional doctorate and join a talented and diverse community of fellow researchers working to improve lives across the globe.