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Computing & cyber security

Discover our range of computing & cyber security courses, find out more about our facilities and hear from current students about their experience at University of Gloucestershire.

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Undergraduate courses

Study an undergraduate degree in computing & cyber security at the University. Discover our undergraduate computing & cyber security courses below.

If you’re returning to education or don’t think you’ll meet the entry requirements for your course, an integrated foundation degree could be a great option. They provide an extra year of study to equip you with the skills needed to confidently progress to a full degree.

Postgraduate taught courses

Study a postgraduate degree in computing & cyber security at the University. Discover our postgraduate computing & cyber security courses below.

Postgraduate research degrees

Research degrees including PhDs, Doctorates or Masters by Research enable you to pursue your own research enquiry.

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Higher and degree apprenticeships

Higher and degree apprenticeships are a great and cost-effective way for employers to upskill their staff, and for individual learners to obtain both a higher qualification and professional skills.

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Book an open day to find out what it’s like to be a student here and make the right decision about your next step.

96% of our graduates are in employment or further study*

*Graduate Outcomes Survey published 2023 and based on 2020/21 leavers

Come and explore

Experience our amazing facilities including our labs and industry links.

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School and facilities

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Computing and cyber lab

Our facilities include a high performance computing cluster, highly secure research and training suite and a cyber ‘dirty’ lab, which allows sensitive product testing, recreating viruses and attacks from hackers within a secure environment.

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Cyber hub

Gloucestershire is fast becoming known as the ‘cyber capital of the UK’, with many companies choosing our county as their base.

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Placements

Students have the opportunity to undertake a placement as part of their studies. Take advantage of our partnerships with local businesses including Government security departments (GCHQ), Intel, IBM Security, Raytheon, GE Aviation, Gloucester Constabulary and Hewlett Packard.

Computing & cyber security FAQs

We’ve compiled a list of frequently asked questions about computing & cyber security degrees.

Got questions about studying cyber security? Check out our helpful cyber security guide.

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