Research with impact

18 December 2014

Aberystwyth Computer Science department are delighted with our REF2014 success.

New Entrance Scholarships

10 November 2014

The Computer Science Department has introduced a small number of departmental scholarships.

New - MSc in Statistics for Computational Biology

01 July 2014

We're offering a brand new MSc this September: the MSc in Statistics for Computational Biology.

School Children Assist Balloon Space Launch

16 June 2014

Dr Mark Neal,  co-ordinator of the Intelligent Robotics Research Group helped pupils at Ysgol Gymraeg, Aberystwyth build a capsule containing a camera and launch it on a helium balloon from the playground. The onboard camera took images from more than 15 miles up including mid Wales, Cardigan Bay, the Lleyn Peninsula and the south west of England  - before the balloon burst.

Most Influential Woman in UK IT 2014

30 May 2014

Congratulations to Dr Hannah Dee, @handee, shortlisted for Most Influential Woman in UK IT 2014.

The Festival of Code

29 May 2014

The Festival of Code is an annual national event which sets out to find and foster every young person driven to teach themselves how to code. During an intense week-long event they are introduced to both local and national like-minded peers where they use freely available open data (for instance transport, weather, environmental, finance and scientific) to make websites, apps and other awesome solutions to real world challenges, effectively programming the world around them

Graduation Reception Monday 14th July 2014

19 May 2014

Please join us for the Department’s Graduation Reception just after the Graduation Ceremony on Monday 14th July.


We would like to invite you and 2 guests to come and celebrate your achievements. It is an opportunity to meet up with your fellow graduates and Computer Science staff.  We will also be awarding a number of prizes.

Aberystwyth finalists in the BCSWomen Lovelace Colloquium poster contest.

30 April 2014

This year 5 students from Aberystwyth were finalists in the BCSWomen Lovelace Colloquium poster contest. All finalists won scholarships for travel, and due to the distance between Aberystwyth and Reading, two nights in a hotel too.

"Glory Prize" in First Year Software Development

15 April 2014

Congratulations to first year student Kieran Dunbar who received the Software Development Module "Glory Prize" on April 10th.