Computer Science

Some students may find that they have a natural desire to learn the development, design, and analysis of computer software and hardware. These are the students who need to apply to study Computer Science at South Western University. Computer software and hardware are often used for problem-solving in countless contexts. This ability to solve complex problems is the most significant importance of computers. As a Computer Science in South-Western University, you will be taught the theory of software, and then you will be taught how to design and develop software, and ultimately, you will learn to become a problem-solver.

Our BSc Computer Science degree would get you ready for future technology jobs. Our highly experienced lecturers and computer scientists provide an immersive learning experience for students. During the course of your study, you would be introduced to various areas in Computer Science and you would get the chance to develop your interests and build on your skills so as to have a fulfilling career.

Some of the opportunities you would get as a student include the chance to advance your computing skills with strong programming, learn project management skills alongside, presentation skills and the ability to work as a team. You would also get the chance to start building a portfolio for your future career. You will need this personal portfolio to impress future employers or to apply for your graduate study.

Some of the things you may have in your portfolio at the end of your study include your personal projects which are likely to be in fields such as programming, website building, fixing bugs and improving website functionality and apps you may have developed as an undergraduate studying Computer Science at Southwestern University.

The career prospects are endless for Computer Scientists. Some jobs you may end up having include; Web developer, Application analyst, Forensic computer analyst, Systems analyst, Applications developer, Information systems manager, CAD technician, IT consultant, Cybersecurity analyst, Multimedia programmer, Data analyst, Penetration tester, Database administrator, Web designer, Game designer, Machine learning engineer, Games Developer, Software engineer and SEO specialist.

The minimum entry requirement for admission into the Computer Science program at Southwestern University are:

Credit level passes in 5 relevant subjects at (SSCE/GCE/NECO/NABTEB) O’ Level result or its equivalent, obtained at not more than two sittings and with JAMB/JUPEP/IJMB/OND/HND, Advance Level result.

UTME REQUIREMENTS: Candidates must sit for the current JAMB UTME exams and attain the National cut off mark as a statutory requirement for entry into a Nigerian University.