Computer Systems Engineering and Robotics - BEng (Hons)

Our computer science and information systems courses are ranked first in the UK for teaching quality and second in the UK for course satisfaction in the Guardian University Guide 2023.

Course details

Designed to kick-start your career in the age of autonomous, intelligent and computer connected systems, the course puts emphasis on microprocessor and microcontroller-based computer systems design, development and programming. It also allows you to specialise in computer networking or distributed and internet systems.
  • Mode of study: 2 -3 days campus
  • Intake: September , January
  • Course length: 3-4 years
  • Course fee: £9,250 per year
  • Location: London

London Metropolitan University

Course overview

Addressing the skills-shortage in the area of intelligent hardware/software systems and applied robotics engineering, this career-focused course aims to equip you with the key skills needed to succeed as a well-rounded professional who is ready to work in cutting-edge computing and engineering sectors.


Entry requirements

a minimum grades CCD, one of which must be from a relevant subject (or a minimum of 88 UCAS points from an equivalent Level 3 qualification, eg BTEC Level 3 Extended Diploma/Diploma, Advanced Diploma, Progression Diploma or Access to HE Diploma of 60 credits)

English Language and Mathematics GCSE at grade C/grade 4 or above

What the students say

The highlight of my time at London Met so far has been using the resources made available by the University, especially the careers department, along with the skills obtained on my degree to successfully secure an intern finance position in my first year.


The modules listed below are for the academic year 2022/23 and represent the course modules at this time. Modules and module details (including, but not limited to, location and time) are subject to change over time.

  • Computer Hardware and Software Architectures (core, 30 credits)
  • Electronics Systems (core, 30 credits)
  • Logic and Mathematical Techniques (core, 30 credits)
  • Programming (core, 30 credits)
  • Advanced Electronics Systems (core, 15 credits)
  • Databases (core, 15 credits)
  • Microprocessors & Embedded Systems (core, 30 credits)
  • Network Operating Systems (core, 15 credits)
  • Work Related Learning (core, 15 credits)
  • Data Structures and Specialist Programming (option, 30 credits)
  • Network Engineering (option, 30 credits)
  • Applied Robotics (core, 15 credits)
  • Computer Vision (core, 15 credits)
  • Digital Systems Applications (core, 15 credits)
  • IoT Systems and Security (core, 15 credits)
  • Project (core, 30 credits)
  • Distributed and Internet Systems (option, 30 credits)
  • Ethical Hacking (option, 15 credits)
  • Microwave and Optical Fibre Communications (option, 30 credits)
  • Mobile Applications (option, 15 credits)
  • Network Security (CISCO) (option, 30 credits)
  • Wireless Networks (Cisco) (option, 15 credits)