International Study Centre 

International Year One in Computer Science

A pathway leading to an undergraduate degree in information technology

The International Year One in Computer Science* at the International Study Centre will prepare you to study BSc Computer Science (International) at Royal Holloway, University of London.

Key facts

Course length: Two semesters

Entry points: September and January

Age: 17+

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What you will study

The programme consists of core and pathway-specific modules. The core modules will improve your academic and English language skills, while the pathway-specific ones will build specific knowledge about your chosen progression degree.

Progression degrees

Upon successful completion of the International Year One in Computer Science, you can continue your studies at Royal Holloway by joining the second year of the BSc Computer Science (International) degree. This will involve you obtaining the required grades, and progression requirements are subject to change. You can talk to your teachers about this towards the end of your programme.

You can study one of the following undergraduate degrees:

Degree Programmes Award Overall Grade English Grade
BSc Computer Science (International) BSc (Hons) 50% 60% with no lower than 40% in other skills

*Subject to approval

Term dates

September 2020 start

Semester 1: 28/09/2020 - 19/02/2021
Semester 2: 22/02/2021 - 25/06/2021

January 2021 start

Semester 1: 11/01/2021 - 30/04/2021
Semester 2: 03/05/2021 - 13/08/2021