What can I do with my degree?

Computer Science

With a computer science degree from the University of Exeter, you'll be able to: 

  • Demonstrate knowledge and understanding of essential facts, principles and theories relating to computing and applications, and use this understanding in modelling and designing computer based systems
  • Use criteria and specifications appropriate to specific problems, and plan solutions
  • Analyse the extent to which a computer-based system meets defined requirements
  • Deploy appropriate theory, practices and tools to specify, design, implement and evaluate computer-based systems
  • Present succinctly to a range of audiences (orally, electronically or in writing) rational and reasoned arguments that address a given information handling problem or opportunity
  • Recognise professional, moral and ethical issues exploiting computer technology and be guided by appropriate practices

An in-depth look at HESA’s DLHE survey, which provides the most comprehensive picture of what people finishing university degrees do after graduation: What Do Graduates Do?

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Professional Institutions and Organisations relating to Computer Science

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Computer Science in the Workplace

Links to job options, career areas, contacts and resources and you can find out what other Computer Science students have done 6 months after graduation: