Top 10 UK Computer Science Universities – 2018
Posted on July 25, 2018
Below are the top 10 UK Computer Science Universities based on the Complete University Guide data. The rankings are based on student satisfaction, research standards, entry standards, and graduate prospects.
1. University of Cambridge
It is the # 1 amongst top 10 UK Computer Science Universities. The 2/3rds of the CS graduates from this university opt for Post Graduate Studies. Remaining all succeed in either of the News Media or IT sector.
2. Imperial College London
ICL as of now holds the prestigious top position for employment outcomes for graduates in the 2018 Guardian University Guide. More than 7,000 employers advertise job positions through comprehensive online vacancy service of ICL.
3. University of Oxford
CS graduates from Oxford are consistently obtaining enviable jobs positions. The domains include Finance and Teaching, Software Firms, Management Consultancy, and Computer Manufacturing.
4. University of St Andrews
Graduates in Computer Science from this university have secured jobs with internet giants such as Amazon and Google; Management consultancies such as Deloitte and Accenture; and MNCs such as Hewlett-Packard, Microsoft, IBM, Apple, and Adobe.
5. University of Warwick
CS graduates here learn much more than mere technical ability. One of the graduates here Will Parsons has said that the feedback from Bank of America has revealed to him that firms highly value the range of skills imparted at Warwick.
6. University of Durham
CS students at Durham have access to diverse innovative job positions. This ranges from Data Interchange and Waterstone to BAE Systems Applied Intelligence. It has graduate prospect score of 95% in 2018, as quoted by the Study International.
7. University of Southampton
70% plus of the CS graduates from this university obtain jobs with the Laureate and Affiliated companies of the school. This further enhances its enviable reputation.
8. University College London
Graduates here reap the benefits of ties with influential industry partners. Latest graduate placements include JP Morgan, Deutsche Bank, Cisco, Google, IBM, and Microsoft.
9. University of Manchester
Students here gain access to some of the most coveted firms in the sector. These include Accenture, British Telecom, GlaxoSmithKline, Microsoft, Google, IBM, and Credit Suisse.
10. University of Bristol
CS graduates at this university have an advantage owing to the concentration of tech industries in Southwest and Bristol. The city itself has several tech firms such as Toshiba, Infineon, STMicroelectronics, and Hewlett- Packard.
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