Undergraduate Pathway in Computing, Networking and Games Technology

The Faculty of Computing, Engineering and the Built Environment at Birmingham City University is a key training centre, delivering professional training on behalf of leading international IT giants, including Cisco and Microsoft.
This pathway can lead onto six new integrated master’s degrees at Birmingham City University for 2017, including:

Your pathway to Birmingham City University

Stage 1

Stage 2

Stage 3

Stage 4

University Foundation First Year Degree Second Year Degree Final Year Degree







Stage 1: Two semesters

Stage 2: Two semesters


Stage 1: September and January

Stage 2: September

Study Location

Stage 1:
BCUIC, University House

Stage 2, 3 and 4:
Millennium Point, City Centre Campus

Stage 1: University Foundation


Click below for more information on each module

  • Interactive Learning Skills and Communication

  • Numerical Techniques 1

  • Numerical Techniques 2

  • Physics 1

  • ICT Skills

  • Design Concepts

  • Programming Techniques

  • Business Studies

Stage 2: First Year Degree

Stage 3: Second Year Degree

Stage 4: Final Year Degree

Birmingham City University Degree Pathways

Click below for more information on each pathway

  • BSc (Hons) Business Information Systems

  • BSc (Hons) Computer Forensics

  • MSci Computer Forensics

  • BSc (Hons) Computer Networks

  • MSci Computer Networks

  • BSc (Hons) Computer Networks and Security

  • MSci Computer Networks and Security

  • BSc (Hons) Computer Games Technology

  • MSci Computer Games Technology

  • BSc (Hons) Computer Science

  • MSci Computer Science

  • BSc (Hons) Computing and Information Technology

  • MSci Computing and Information Technology

  • BSc (Hons) Digital Media Computing

Special entry requirements

  • Students entering University Foundation must have Mathematics qualifications at GCSE-level or equivalent with a Grade C.
  • MSci offers can only be made if the student has successfully completed Mathematics with the required grades. If the student has taken Physics, they must have also passed this. Please check the entry requirements for further details. If students do not meet these requirements, a BEng or BSc can be considered.