Computing Clearing places 2017

Find Computing courses available through Clearing at Plymouth University for September 2017 entry

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Computing at Plymouth

All of our courses are geared towards equipping you with the real-world knowledge and practical skills that are in high demand by the computing industry.

The Technology Insights 2012 report from e-skills UK predicts that demand for highly skilled professionals in the IT sector through to 2020 will rise at nearly twice the rate of the UK average.

We offer a wide range of courses, all of which are relevant to the needs of the computing industry and therefore offer excellent employment prospects for our graduates.


  • Professionally accredited degrees.
  • Access our cybersecurity, networking, games and mobile development and web development labs.
  • Receive a free tablet and suite of ebooks.
  • Undertake a placement year – our student have worked at Apple, BBC, Aardman Animations, Xbox Studios and the Met Office amongst others.
  • We’re very proud of our National Student Survey (NSS) 2017 return. All of the BSc (Hons) Computer and Information Security student respondents said our staff are good at explaining things with 93% finding the course intellectually stimulating. 100% of BSc (Hons) Computing & Games Development students expressed overall satisfaction with the course.

Choose Plymouth

  • We’re ranked as a top 3 modern university in the UK by The Times Higher Education, Young University Rankings 2017.
  • Plymouth was named the second safest place to live in Britain in Provident’s Unbroken Britain Survey 2017.
  • Named one of the top 20 coolest places to live in Britain by The Times, and described as ‘the coolest little city by the sea’ by GQ magazine.
  • We're one of the largest universities in the country with a vibrant Students’ Union offering over 60 sports clubs and 121 societies.
  • Our campus is at the centre of a thriving, oceanfront city in one of the UK’s most beautiful regions. Enjoy easy access to the fine beaches and beautiful countryside of the South West.
  • University guaranteed accommodation within easy walking distance of campus for those going through Clearing.