You can be sure that as a Computing student at Edge Hill you will be learning both academic and real-life transferrable skills essential for employment. This is because all of our courses are designed in consultation with leading employers, which means we are able to develop the skills demanded in industry.
We make sure that all students have the opportunity to undertake practical work experience as either a short placement or during a ‘Sandwich year’.
The Department of Computer Science also has a number of strong links with industry, and students have the opportunity for paid work within the Department’s Enterprise team alongside their degree. This provides an excellent opportunity to develop experience of live projects in a supportive environment.
We are proud of our supportive environment at Edge Hill and this is evident in the Department where our experienced tutors are more than happy to listen to any student queries and offer the right encouragement.
There are a number of career paths open to successful Computing, Web and ITMB graduates and recent employment destinations include:
- Data analyst
- Graduate Infrastructure Service Manager
- Graduate Programmer/ Developer
- IT Engineer
- IT Project Manager
- IT Services Customer Service Manager
- MIS Supervisor
- Network Administrator
- Online Media Marketing Manager
- Operations Analyst
- Penetration Information Systems Tester
- Software Engineering IT Consultant
- Web Developer
Our facilities, expertise, range of courses and links to businesses means we can offer you the complete package and a first-class higher education experience.