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Computer Science

Computer Science


Key information

Duration: 4 years full time or 5 years part time

Institution code: R72

Campus: Egham

UK fees*: £4,786

International/EU fees**: £26,300

About us

Computer Science at Royal Holloway is one of the world's leading centres of research in advanced areas of theoretical and applied computer science.

We are renowned in particular for our research excellence in Machine Learning, Artificial Intelligence, and Distributed Computing. Our research expertise is shaping the future of those key areas for society and the economy.

In the latest Research Excellence Frameworks (REF, 2021), we ranked 17th in the UK computer science departments for the quality of our research (THE, REF institutions ranked by subject, 2022).

Collaborative research is carried out in many different fields with companies and organisations, from finance to the analysis of movie scripts, from computational simulations of epidemics to foundational aspects of probability and logic.

We welcome applications for Postgraduate Research studies from across the world, and the department has earned a Bronze Athena SWAN award for best practice in equal opportunities and our inclusive environment.

In addition to the information below, check our separate page on the topics in which we supervise.

From time to time, we make changes to our courses to improve the student and learning experience. If we make a significant change to your chosen course, we’ll let you know as soon as possible.

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