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Department of Computer Science

Computer Science is a young and exciting discipline. As undergraduate students move through our first-, second- and third-year modules, they are exposed to a wide range of subject matter within the discipline of Computer Science. Our degree modules give students a deeper understanding of the many diverse and interesting areas of computer science, preparing them for an industry or research oriented career path.

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The University of Pretoria (UP) is one of Africa’s top universities and the largest contact university in South Africa. We produce socially impactful research to find solutions for the world’s most pressing issues. We have a high quality of teaching and learning in the classroom, online, or in communities.

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UP Chancellor included in list of 100 Most Reputable Africans

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Student Success

Did you know that if you #ChooseUP, you have more than a 90% chance of finding a job within six months of graduating? UP’s track record in the employability of its graduates is well known.

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Welcome Dr. Thambo Nyathi

Welcome Dr. Thambo Nyathi

Dr Thambo Nyathi has joined the Department of Computer science as a lecturer.

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Welcome Mr. Hauger

Welcome Mr. Hauger

Welcome, Mr Werner Hauger, who has joined the Department of Computer science lecturing team.

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COVID-19 Databank

COVID-19 Databank

Dr Vukosi Marivate, Data Science Chair and Senior Lecturer at the Department of Computer Science, has recently been appointed to serve as a member of the premier’s COVID-19 advisory committee.

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Degrees

The Department of Computer Science offers a number of exciting undergraduate and postgraduate study plans to prospective students.

Notice Board

We frequently update module information and add news articles to our website, visit regularly to stay up-to-date with our department.

Achievements

We have a large number of experienced and highly skilled lecturers and professors working in our department, many of whom have obtained doctorate’s in Computer Science.

Admission

Visit the main UP website for more information regarding admissions into the university and the computer science department.

About Us

Computer Science is a young and exciting discipline. As undergraduate students move through our first-, second- and third-year modules, they are exposed to a wide range of subject matter within the discipline of Computer Science.

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