Computing Undergraduate Courses

Perfect your computing skills in one of the most hi-tech cities in the UK. Get ready for a career in the exciting, fast-changing world of computing.

Whether it’s keeping pace with the needs of manufacturers and consumers, creating the latest computer games or working on essential everyday tools for millions of workers, there’s a whole host of opportunities for study including the chance to take each of our degree courses with an industrial placement and an exciting range of careers open to you after you graduate.

"Programming modules allowed me to become part of IBM’s Internship Scheme!"

“Completing the programming modules allowed me to develop new skills that led me to becoming part of IBM’s Internship Scheme for my placement year. Other skills that I learned during my time here, such as teamwork, organisation and communication, helped me to make the most out of this opportunity.”

Why you should study Computing at the University of Derby
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Daniel's dream job at Xbox

Find out how we steered our Computer Games Modelling and Animation graduate Daniel Fern towards a career with Microsoft Xbox.

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What our Computing graduates do

The range of skills and practical experience that you’ll gain on our computing courses will give you a great start to a variety of careers.

Career opportunities open to graduates include:

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Data Science Research Centre

Data is all around us. And our new Data Science Research Centre is exploring pioneering ways to manage, process, analyse and obtain intelligence from this data for maximum impact.

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Undergraduate Live Online Events

While we’re not able to welcome you in person to our campuses at the moment, we’re not going to let that stop us showing you all the great things about studying at Derby.

We’re currently planning our autumn Open Events to bring you the best possible online and on-campus experience.

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Clearing

If you don’t have a place at uni, have had a change of heart about your course, or maybe your gap year plans are on hold – don’t worry. Call our Clearing hotline on 01332 592020 and explore your options.

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