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Bachelor of Computer Science

University of Waikato

Subject area

Computer Science not elsewhere classified

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Entry requirements

A New Zealand University Entrance qualification or equivalent.

About the course

What can I expect out of this qualification?

BCompSc graduates will have the capability to design and implement solutions in diverse technological contexts. They will have a solid understanding of computational theory, methods and tools. BCompSc graduates will have skills across a wide range of computing topics including formal logic, algorithms and user experience. Graduates will be well-placed for a variety of software development roles across industry.

What graduates earn

Graduates who studied Computer Science at this level can earn:

$53,000

Median earnings one year after study

$60,000

Median earnings two years after study

$76,000

Median earnings five years after study

Status one year after study

Employment rate two years after study

83%

Employment rate two years after study

Data as at November 2022

Scholarship information

Examples of related scholarships

Waitaha-A-Hei / University of Waikato Scholarship

Provided by:

University of Waikato - Scholarships Office

Website:

http://www.waikato.ac.nz/research/scholarships/

Value:

$14,500

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GCSB Women in STEM Scholarship

Provided by:

New Zealand Intelligence Community - Organisational Development New Zealand Intelligence Community

Website:

https://www.gcsb.govt.nz/working-for-us/gcsb-women-in-stem-scholarship/

Value:

The value of this award is $10,000, which can be spread over three years depending on your study plans.

Read more

This information comes from Generosity New Zealand. For more scholarships, search their givME database (formerly called BreakOut) via your college, university or local library website.

Contact details

Main Campus Office

Free phone: 0800 924 528
Phone: (07) 838 4448
Fax: (07) 838 4253
Email: recruitment@waikato.ac.nz
Web: http://www.waikato.ac.nz

Please contact the provider for details of where this qualification is offered.

Sources

NZQA supplies course information based on material from the provider.

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