Careers and employability

Rewarding careers

Undergraduate students in the School of Computing

Studying computer science can lead to careers in all kinds of exciting industries – from videogame development and cybersecurity to IT consultancy and artificial intelligence. Our students are in the top 10 most targeted by leading employers according to the latest High Fliers Research (2020).

94% of our recent graduates are employed in a professional or managerial role or in further study within six months of graduating (latest Destinations of Leavers from Higher Education survey - 2016/17). Recent graduates have secured positions including:

  • Software Development Engineer, Amazon
  • Production Project Manager, BAE Systems
  • Technology Graduate, BSkyB
  • Software Engineering, BT
  • Mobile Solution Engineer, Barclays
  • Technology Consulting Analyst, Deloitte
  • Software Developer, IBM
  • Software Engineer, Microsoft
  • Data Associate, PwC
  • Business System Analyst, Saudi Aramco
  • Research Engineer, Toshiba Research Europe Ltd

Read our student and alumni profiles to find out more about where our students are working.