BSc Computer Science

BSc Computer Science

All our undergraduate programmes follow our 2+1 system, studying two years in Istanbul and one year in the UK, the last year will be studied at a partner university in the UK. Or study the 3 years at Axcel International Academy in Istanbul .

Software is all around us. It runs everything from technology we use on a daily basis, such as our pcs, mobile phones, cars, gaming consoles and home appliances, to things on a larger scale, such as aircrafts, spaceships and satellites. In Computer Science programme, you will study applied computer science while using the latest software development tools to become equipped with the fundamental programming skills.

Our courses are taught by highly skilled instructors who have mastery in the field.

Year 1

  • Programming (Core, 15 Credits)
  • Networking  (Core, 15 Credits)
  • Professional Practice  (Core, 15 Credits)
  • Database Design and Development (Core, 15 Credits)
  • Security  (Core, 15 Credits)
  • Managing a Successful Computing Project  (Core, 15 Credits)
  • Computer Systems Architecture (Optional, 15 Credits)
  • Maths for Computing (Optional, 15 Credits)

Year 2

  • Computing Research Project (Core, 30 Credits)
  • Data Structures & Algorithms (Specialist, 15 Credits)
  • Applied Programming and Design Principles (Specialist, 15 Credits)
  • Discrete Maths (Specialist, 15 Credits)
  • Information Security Management (Optional, 15 Credits)
  • Application Development (Optional, 15 Credits)
  • Advanced Programming (Core, 15 Credits)
  • Business Intelligence (Specialist, 15 Credits)
  • Network Management (Optional, 15 Credits)

Progressing to the third year is subject to the successful completion of the first 2 years at Axcel and meeting the university entry requirements. 

Year 3 (Software Development Pathway)

  • Independent Studies
  • Systems Programming
  • Language Design and Implementation
  • Data Mining and Foundations of AI

In addition to an optional 20-credit module


Throughout the Computer Science programme, you will learn essential skills to become a proficient computer programmer, capable at developing software and learning how to use the necessary tools and methods underlying software

AgeMust be over the age of 16 to gain access onto the Programme
Educational QualificationFoundation year or GCE equivalent
English ProficiencyMinimum IELTS UKVI 5.5 or Pass Axcel English Proficiency Test (AEPT)

Please refer to our entry terms for more details


The purpose of assessment is to ensure that effective learning has taken place of the content of each unit. Evidence of this learning, or the application of the learning, is required for each unit.

Assessments will consist of a combination of presentations, formal reports, and practical tasks. In the final year, one third of the assessment is for a personal project.

Progression Opportunities

Progression from this qualification may well be into or within employment in the IT and computing sectors where learners may work towards membership of the British Computer Society.

The programme offers a progression route to the professional qualifications offered by the British Computer Society (BCS). You may also choose to continue onto postgraduate education.

Our qualification is accepted by the Australian Immigration Office.

Where can this qualification take you?

This course will give you all of the skills and knowledge you need to get work in a range of roles including:

  • Software engineer
  • Project manager
  • Technical architect
  • Chief technology officer


Duration 3 Years
Skill level Undergraduate
Language English
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