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* THIS ARTICLE USES INFORMATION FROM SEVERAL YEARS AGO - YOU SHOULD ALWAYS REFER TO THE UNIVERSITY'S OWN WEBSITE FOR **CURRENT** REQUIREMENTS *

Sources: UCAS course search, Times Good University Guide 2010 Top Universities for Computer Science, Guardian University guide 2010: Computer sciences and IT and University websites.

All mentions of points refer to UCAS points.

Course University BTEC Accepted? BTEC Grade Requirements A-level Requirements Preferred/Required A-levels Times Rank Guardian Rank
Computing Science University of Aberdeen Yes MMM (Science required) 240 points (AA) for first year entry
300 (AAD) for second year
120 (A) points from two science, technology, or maths subjects for first year. 200 points (AC) for second year entry. 18 30
Computer Science University of Wales, Aberystwyth Yes  ? 280 points (AAE/BBC)  ? 39 56
Computer Science Anglia Ruskin University  ?  ? 200 points  ? 91 39
Computing Science Aston University Yes DMM 260 - 300 points Mathematics preferred 25 85
Computer Science University of Wales, Bangor Yes  ? 240 - 260 points  ? 55  ?
Computer Science University of Bath Yes DDD AAA - A*AB Mathematics required (not strictly required if taking BTEC), General Studies is excluded. 13 18
Computer Science University of Bedfordshire  ?  ? 240 points  ? 71 72
Computer Science University of Birmingham Yes DDM ABB  ? 22 82
Computer Science University of Bradford Yes MMM 240 points Comp/Maths/ICT preferred 53 73
Computer Science University of Brighton Yes DMM BBC  ? 70 77
Computer Science University of Bristol Yes DDD A*AA or AAA inc. Further Maths A* in Maths required 10 17
Computer Science University of the West of England, Bristol  ?  ? 200-240 points  ? 62 35
Computer Science Brunel University Yes DMM 280 points B in Computing/ICT required 47 69
Computer Science University of Cambridge No A*AA Mathematics required, Further Mathematics and a Physical Science highly desired. 4 4
Computer Science Cardiff University Yes DDM ABB Maths Modules change depending on previous maths grades. A or AS level Maths not required. 24 50
Computer Science University of Chester Yes MMM 200 - 240 points of which 180 - 200 points must be obtained from GCE A levels  ? 91 50
Computer Science Coventry University Yes MMM 240 points  ? 71 76
Computer Science De Montfort University Yes MMM 240 points  ? 66 52
Computing Science University of Dundee Yes MMM BCC for 2nd year entry ABB 1st year entry must include maths and a science. Entry into 2nd year must include computing and maths 41 13
Computer Science Durham University Yes DDD - DDM AAB Mathematics at grade B 8 31
Computer Science Royal Holloway University of London Yes DDD ABC/BBB At least one Mathematical based Science subject. 30 24
Computer Science University of St Andrews Yes (if accompanied by a Mathematics A-level or Scottish Higher) AAB Mathematics is required. A science subject is also required for 2nd year entry. General Studies is excluded. 6 2
Computer Science Imperial College London No A*AA A*/A* In Mathematics, Further Mathematics, and Sciences are Highly recommended 1 1
Computer Science or CS & Philosophy or Maths and CS University of Oxford Yes, with A level Maths D*DD or DDD and an A* at A Level in either Maths, Further Maths, Physics or Computing, and in both cases at least A in Maths A Level. A*AA A*AA including A in Maths. CS or CS & Philosophy: A* must be in either Maths, Further Maths, Physics or Computing. Maths & CS: A* must be in either Maths or Further Maths. 2 3
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