Graduate Careers in Computer Science

Companies our graduates have gone on to work for:

  • Accenture

  • Citigroup

  • Deloitte

  • Google

  • Hawkeye Innovations

  • Hewlett-Packard

  • HSBC

  • IBM

  • Microsoft Research

  • Orange

  • PricewaterhouseCoopers


Many of our graduates continue their Research with a PhD; the following being popular destinations:

  • Kings College London

  • MIT

  • Technische Universitat Munchen (TUM)

  • University of Barcelona

  • University of Cambridge

  • University College London


Faculty of Engineering Careers Service

UCL Engineering employs three dedicated members of staff to help you with this. They organise careers events, build relationships with employers, and offer CV and interview advice specifically tailored for students in Engineering. Register with the Engineering Careers and Events page on Moodle to see opportunities as they come up. See here for UCL Engineering's Careers Pages.

UCL Talent Bank

UCL Engineering has a new Jobs and Opportunities service called UCL Talent Bank. We actively source internships and other employment opportunities and present CVs to employers. We have dedicated staff looking for opportunities relevant for you. To ensure that you are automatically considered for these roles, complete your registration including your UCL department here at UCL's Talent Bank sign up.

UCL Careers

UCL Careers is part of The Careers Group, at the University of London. They provide a comprehensive ranging of careers information and guidance, in addition to running events for current UCL students, staff and GradClub members. From one-to-one coaching to employer fairs, they are here to support you at all stages of your career journey during and after your time at UCL. They are based on 4th Floor of Student Central (ULU), on Malet Street. See here for UCL's Careers Service Fresher's Week Presentation - including details of upcoming Employment Fairs.

How can I find a job or internship?

We engage with industry to provide employment opportunities for all students ranging from fulltime graduate positions with global companies to summer internships at a start up. See uptodate opportunities on our jobs index here.

Other key jobs listings include:

There are also Departmental and UCL wide job listings:

The department has its own LinkedIn group where you can get involved in careers discussions with potential employers and the department's alumni. We encourage students to join and update their CV.

UCL-CS also supports the Graduate Developer Community undergraduates & recent graduates interested in Software Development, run by a leadership team comprising members of top technical consultancies. The Community frequently organises Meet-A-Mentor events and workshops.

Get in touch

The UCL-CS Careers Tutor is Dr Nicolas Gold, who provides careers advice to students.


*The information displayed on this webpage is taken from a survey of 142 graduates from the various Postgraduate Taught degree programmes offered by the Department of Computer Science, UCL.