Bachelor of Science - Computer Science

UNSW Sydney

Computer Science is a super flexible computing degree at UNSW, concerned with the core principles and technologies that make up the entire range of computer-based systems. Students study the principles underlying computer hardware, algorithms, operating systems, networks, databases, graphics, and artificial intelligence, but are free to combine these with other discplines. Students' choices can be within Computing or in other fields such as Engineering, Science, Arts or Business. There is a 4th year Honours program available.

Course Fee:

International: $151,640

Entry Requirements:

Year 12 or equivalent; Assumed knowledge: HSC Mathematics Extension 1.


Students study artificial intelligence, computer graphics and multimedia, databases, e-commerce, expert systems, human-computer interaction, network applications and operating systems.

Subjects you can Study:

Artificial intelligence; Human-computer interactions; Computer networks; Databases systems; E-commerce; Robotics; Information systems; Japanese; Philosophy; Psychology

Study Pathways:

A separate Honours program is available as an additional year for meritorious students.

Further information:

Careers are diverse depending on the specialisations studied with many graduates employed as programmers, system analysts and database administrators. Software companies, commercial institutions, robotics, web companies, AI and IT units are big employers of Computer Science Graduates.


Australian Computer Society.

Accepts International Students:


Provider CRICOS: 00098G

Campus ATAR/OP Mid Year Intake Study Mode Duration
Kensington 92.3 Yes Full time 3 years
Kensington 92.3 Yes Part time 6 years
The University of New South Wales is ranked among the top 50 universities in the world and is a founding member of the prestigious Group of Eight - a coalition of Australia's leading research intensive universities. par par The main campus is located in Kensington, seven kilometres from Sydney CBD and a short walk from Coogee Beach. Other campuses are UNSW Art and Design in the suburb of Paddington and UNSW Canberra at ADFA.

Provider CRICOS: 00098G

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