Since 1957, when it became the first university in Scotland to have an electronic computer, Glasgow has built a reputation for the excellence of its Computing Science research and its graduates. Today, we are rated in the UK’s top 10 for research, according to the 2008 Research Assessment Exercise.  We are ranked 4th in the UK in The Complete University Guide 2014 league tables, 2nd in the Guardian University Guide 2014 and are in the top 100 in the QS World University Rankings by Subject 2013.

The School of Computing Science, renowned for its friendliness, offers a high quality learning environment in which world-class research informs course content and delivery. If you study with us, you can also benefit from our strong links with industry and graduate well-placed for a career with a range of companies across the UK, Europe and the world.

Within the university, the School of Computing Science is part of the College of Science and Engineering.  The school is also part of the Scottish Informatics and Computer Science Alliance (SICSA).



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    Speaker: Daniel Callander, Gerardo Aragon-Camarasa, Paul Siebert
    Date: 01 August, 2014
    Time: 16:00 - 17:00