Computing & Information Systems

Kingston offers high quality undergraduate and postgraduate courses designed to reflect the developing needs of business and industry. The courses cover the range of modern computing technologies in Computer Science, Information Systems and Software Engineering, with specialisations in Games Technology, Network and Wireless technologies, Information Security, Electronic Business and Embedded Systems. The courses are delivered in an exciting and challenging environment for learning in modern, well-equipped teaching facilities.

We build and maintain strong links with industry through the taught programmes (especially via Industrial Placements), research collaborations and consultancy. Our courses are designed and regularly reviewed to ensure their currency and relevance to professional and industry needs, and are subject to accreditation by professional bodies such as the British Computer Society.

Research underpins the taught courses and spans a range of activities, including digital imaging, information systems, mobile and network technologies and ambient intelligence. These are applied across a variety of sectors including healthcare, transportation, electronic business and communications. Research is conducted within our Centre of Research Excellence - the Digital Information Research Centre (DIRC).

Why Kingston?

  • Professional accreditation by the British Computer Society
  • Practical hands-on courses with industrial placement
  • Flexibility of course choice into the second year
  • Access to professional vendor qualifications
  • State-of-the-art computing laboratories




Interdisciplinary research effort wins prize

Congratulations to the CanAdvice team – Shereen ElNabhani, Reem Kayyali and Nada Philp – who were …

Prestigious Kozma medal award for Professor Anthony Davies

Presentation of the Kozma medal to Professor Anthony Davies by Hungarian Ambassador, Krystóf Szalay-Bobrovniczky, at the Hungarian Embassy in London on 18th Aug 2016

Congratulations to Professor Anthony Davies, who has worked with the School of Computer Science and Mathematics …

GCHQ Accreditation

Congratulations to our Cyber Security team on receiving GCHQ accreditation for their MSc on Networks and …

Horizon 2020 Success

Congratulations to Paolo Remagnino and Vasileios Argyriou on securing €900k as part of a large (€15m) …

Research Student Award


Congratulations to Johanna Laibe, an MSc by Research student (in Computer Science and Mathematics) supervised by …