Study a Bachelor of Computer Science at The University of Newcastle, Australia and graduate with universal expertise in the very latest computer technologies.

Bachelor of Computer Science

Why study with us?

Computer science at the University of NewcastleWhy Study computer science

Computer science is a fast-moving industry at the forefront of new technology. As a computer scientist, you will thrive on discovering ground-breaking techniques for developing and implementing software solutions for some of life's most challenging technological issues.

The Bachelor of Computer Science at the University of Newcastle produces innovative and resourceful computer scientists who are experts in programming, systems analysis and the design and management of computer resources.

When you graduate with a computer science degree you will be part of a dynamic industry that offers global career opportunities and great starting salaries. Our computer science graduates are among the best in the world and are actively recruited by industry leaders.

The Bachelor of Computer Science is accredited by the Australian Computer Society.

Diverse Applications of Computer Science

Through the use of big data, applied mathematics and computer science, Professor Pablo Moscato and his team are transforming what medicine has been for the past 1000 years, allowing for the development of customised drug treatments based on genetic analysis, maximising patient outcomes and reducing the cost to government.

Student Community

We have a thriving student community with groups and activities that both compliment your study and make for a great university experience. Our robot soccer competition team - The NUbots - has participated at RoboCup regularly since 2002, have won two world titles and were the 2011 Australian champions in the RoboCup Standard Platform League. You can also check out our Computer Science & Software Engineering Facebook.

What you will study