What will I learn?

Our Computer Science (Artificial Intelligence) BSc course will equip you with an effective and well-balanced introduction to computer science in parallel to the fundamental concepts and more specialised knowledge in artificial intelligence and cognitive systems.

Key benefits

  • Research lies at the heart of our department - 92% of research outputs ranked as world leading or internationally excellent (REF 2014).
  • 6th in the UK for Computer Science (QS World Rankings 2020 by subject).
  • You'll have access to over 250 fast PCs running Windows and Linux in our state-of-the-art laboratories.
  • This course is currently accredited by the BCS – the Chartered Institute for IT. This certifies that our course equips students with the foundations enabling a career in computing or information systems.

Our Computer Science (Artificial Intelligence) BSc course is designed to cover everything that is indispensable for a first degree in computer science. It is aimed at students who see themselves working in AI, automation, intelligent control or in the more general field of computer science. Computer Science (Artificial Intelligence) BSc at King’s gives you access not only to academics who are renowned in their field but current students who are researching and developing cutting-edge technology to advance the industry. In the first two years, you will study areas such as programming, computer systems, databases, artificial intelligence, software engineering and logic. In the third year, you will undertake a project, which involves implementing a sophisticated piece of software based on your particular interests. The Careers Service run tailored sessions for Informatics students and a careers programme which includes skills sessions and visits from top employers.


Our graduates go on to successful careers in a wide range of organisations including banking, finance, management, and the major software houses, where they work mainly on analysis, design, implementation and maintenance of software applications and systems. Alternatively, many of our graduates choose further study.

Which department am I in?


Study options

Full Time (3 Years)

Tuition fees
Information not available
Start date

26 September 2022


Main Site



City Of Westminster,

WC2R 2LS, England

Entry requirements

For students from United States

Please note that A-level General Studies, Critical Thinking, Thinking Skills and Global Perspectives are not accepted by King's as one of your A levels. AAA including A in both Mathematics and Physics OR A*AB including A* Mathematics and A in Physics OR A*AB including A in Mathematics and A* in Physics.NOTE: If you are taking linear A levels in England, you will be required to pass the practical endorsement in all science subjects.

*There may be different IELTS requirements depending on your chosen course.


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