Computer Science courses
24 Sep 2019

Get a Full Picture of B.Sc. (Hons) Computer Science and Software Engineering Course from Patan College of Professional Studies

When you think about Computer Science courses, you probably think about classic sci-fi movies like Ghost in The Shell, War Games, Blackhat, The Girl With The Dragon Tattoo, among others. As thrilling as these movies maybe, they do not cover all that Computer Science courses have to offer. This field continues to expand at a rapid rate, making computing courses as one of the most popular among students worldwide.

According to a Pew Research Center study, computer-oriented jobs have grown by 338% since 1990, outpacing even the rate of growth of STEM-oriented careers as a whole, which has grown 79% in the same time period.

So you see, with increasing salary prospects for graduates, Computer Science courses are the next big thing. Considering the global trend, the number of Nepalese students taking computer science/ IT degrees has soared up exponentially.

In Nepal, Patan College for Professional Studies offers its B.Sc. (Hons) Computer Science Courses in Partnership with the University of Bedfordshire. In 2019-20, The Times Higher Education (THE) World University Rankings has named The University of Bedfordshire as one of the best universities in the world and has been ranked amongst top 1000 universities of the world. Currently, Patan College is offering the following Computer Science Courses at the undergraduate level: 1) B.Sc. (Hons) Computer Science and Software Engineering (CS & SE) and, 2) B.Sc. (Hons) CS &SE (Topup).

B.Sc. (Hons) Computer Science Courses from Patan College gives you the competitive edge to launch an exciting career in the tech industry. The B.Sc. (Hons) in Computer Science courses will offer students the opportunity to learn in-depth principles and practices of both disciplines in Computer Science and Software Engineering. 

 A globally recognized British degree B.Sc. (Hons.) in Computer Science and Software Engineering is awarded after the successful completion of the 360 credit course. 

Plus, B. Sc. Computer Science courses offered at Patan College are designed to develop comprehensive skills (programming, analysis) in applied computer science and software engineering. Furthermore, the course equips students with knowledge and practices about the software engineering life cycle, and the production of high-quality software systems using object-oriented (OO) methods and tools. Upon completion of the B.Sc Computer Science courses, students will develop an ability to learn core computing skills and apply those skills in various fields like programming, database applications, artificial intelligence, networking and much more.

What you will learn:

● Learn about the entire software development life cycle and the production of high-quality systems using object-oriented methods.

● Study with committed, like-minded students in dedicated laboratories and classrooms.

● Develop your professionalism as you choose the career path you wish to take.

● Gain detailed knowledge of areas such as Internet programming, database applications, artificial intelligence and networking.

● Explore the highly sought-after practical skills you will need to make your professional career a successful one.

● Challenge yourself with a final stage project which will enable you to study your specialism in greater depth.

● Benefit from teaching by staff who have strong academic research backgrounds and are also actively engaged in knowledge transfer.

Significant Highlights of Computer Science courses are: 

Qualification BSc (Hons) CS and SE 

Prerequisites High School diploma or equivalent

Duration 3 years

Credit Hours 360 credit hours (total for three years)

Awarding University University of Bedfordshire, United Kingdom

Approved by the Ministry of Education, Nepal Government 

Recognized by Tribhuvan University

Intakes June, October, and February

Career Opportunities

 In today’s fast-paced economy, every industry is looking for human resources with a strong repertoire of computing and problem-solving skills. What’s more, is that computer science courses equip you with technical and transferable skills through the commercial application of computing practices needed for career advancement in high tech industries. With computer science courses, you will be able to redefine your passion in this field and capitalise on your skills. Maybe you’ll end up being good at programming or coding or graphic designing or perhaps mobile app development. Whatever the case might be, you will undoubtedly become a valuable asset in any company.

In fact, a study done by the Oracle Academy and Burning Glass Technologies reveals that Computer Science courses are often the key differentiator between people competing for jobs. Out of 100,000 jobs posting, about 50% of careers prefer employees with a computer science background. You see, computer science and software engineering graduates have broader career opportunities as programmers, engineers, software developers, game developers, analysts, and more.

Considering this trend, studying computer science courses is a prudent decision that promises you a higher return on your investment. Besides, the current trend reveals that an increasing number of Nepalese students are going abroad to earn a globally recognized degree. 

At Patan College, we offer the next best alternative. You can now obtain a globally recognised degree awarded by the U.K’s most innovative university, The University of Bedfordshire, at an affordable cost. To explore more courses offered at Patan College, read here.

At Patan College for Professional Studies, our professional and supportive team teaching faculty will guide you throughout your learning journey and prepare you for the professional world. We are dedicated to unlock your true potential and enable you to shape your future career success by providing high-quality education and guidance. The motto of Patan College for Professional Studies is ” Learn to Lead”. 

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