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Computing and Computer Science

City, University of London is at the leading edge of computer science education, research and enterprise consultancy, with facilities based in the heart of London.

Computing and computer science at City incorporate technological innovation, acclaimed research and engaging education, led by passionate academics. City’s close ties with business and the professions allow for a wealth of work placement and internship opportunities for students, and have resulted in partnerships with Tech City, including Digital Shoreditch and City Unrulyversity.

Courses and study

City offers a variety of Computing-related courses. Our undergraduate, postgraduate and research degree offerings focus on computer science, with many of the courses developing the link between computer science and business.

Alongside these degree courses, we offer a wide range of evening and weekend courses covering topics from C++ programming to Web Authoring.

See which course is right for you:

Undergraduate (6)

Postgraduate (10)

Research Degrees (1)

Continuing Professional Development (CPD) (9)

Short Courses (41)


Our internationally renowned research has a long-standing focus on software systems engineering and information-intensive systems. We develop novel, enduring and experimentally validated concepts, theories and methods with a wide range of industrial partners in the UK and overseas.


We're situated in an enviable location, on the doorstep of East London Tech City, the biggest computing technology community outside of Silicon Valley, surrounded by companies with computing needs. We focus on our relationships with partners in industry and the professional world of technology, business, government, arts and heritage.

The map below describes our location in relation to just a handful of the technology and other related businesses in London. Select a marker for more information.

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City, University of London

Northampton Square

London EC1V 0HB

United Kingdom

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City, University of London is an independent member institution of the University of London. Established by Royal Charter in 1836, the University of London consists of 18 independent member institutions with outstanding global reputations and several prestigious central academic bodies and activities.