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Computing – Top Up BSc (Hons)

Oxford Brookes University

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  • Qualification

    Bachelor of Science (with Honours) - BSc (Hons)

  • Location

    Main Site

  • Study mode

    Full time

  • Start date


  • Duration

    1 Years

Course summary

Computing is a fast paced and exciting discipline that thrives on innovation and has the potential to change the world. To be an effective practitioner in this area requires the ability to stay up to date with rapidly changing technologies and the competance to apply these technologies effectively. This top-up year is for people with a higher diploma in a computing subject awarded in UK or in an International institution that aim to obtain a BSc (Hons) degree in computing. This top-year equips students with the professional skills and techniques required to pursue a career in the IT sector. The design of our programme is informed by state-of-the-art research being undertaken in the department. Students on our programme have access to highly specialised computer laboratories where they learn the practical application of cutting-edge theoretical skills and techniques.The course aims to provide students with a balanced set of knowledge and skills, emphasizing the personal, inter-personal and project skills necessary to make these skills applicable to the modern workplace. The Computing project will provide the student with the opportunity to put into practice the range of theory and practical skills that have been acquired during the academic year.

Application deadline

15 January

Tuition fees

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(international fees)

£ 15,200per year

Tuition fees shown are for indicative purposes and may vary. Please check with the institution for most up to date details.

Entry requirements

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Below you'll find examples of acceptable qualifications. These are intended to give you a general guide to the attainment levels we expect, including: Acceptable passes in five subjects (exceptionally four subjects) at GCSE or GCE including: one 12-unit vocational A-level, or two A-levels or two 6-unit vocational A-levels, or one A-level or 6-unit vocational A-level plus two AS-levels, or two 3-unit vocational A-levels * (* where these are included they need to be in subjects other than those held at A-level).


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Oxford Brookes University

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    Oxford Brookes University, Gipsy Lane, Headington, Oxford, Oxfordshire, OX3 0BP, England

Oxford is world-famous for its rich history of education and groundbreaking research. It’s also only an hour from London by train.
Oxford Brookes courses give students the fundamental skills and experience needed to succeed in their chosen career and become internationally employable.
A dedicated International Student Advice team can help with everything from visas to work options. Trips are offered, so students can explore the UK.

Subject rankings

  • Subject ranking

    61st out of 110 7

  • Entry standards

    / Max 236
    117 49%


  • Graduate prospects

    / Max 100
    87 87%


  • Student satisfaction

    / Max 5
    3.67 73%



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