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Education

Computer programming is a major part of computer science. However, it is only one aspect of a multifaceted area where focus lies on problem solving.

Computer science also cover areas as e.g. computer graphics, image processing, machine learning, knowledge representation, information and interaction technology. The courses and lecturers are often closely linked to the research within computer science. Students majoring in computer science often work with e.g. system development, project management and product development within areas such as technology, medicine, media, design and economy. It is also possible to undertake post graduate studies after graduation.

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Programmes and courses
Programmes and courses

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Study at Computing Science
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Doctoral studies
Doctoral studies

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News

Research project on digital twins on IVA's 100 list
Published: 26 Mar, 2020

The project is on digital twins for decision support and resource optimization in business models.

Niclas Börlin receive the Talbert Abrams Award
Published: 23 Mar, 2020

Niclas Börlin awarded by ASPRS.

Umeå University partner in 50 million Euros AI research
Published: 19 Mar, 2020

Umeå University will be partner in EU AI research with the aim to shape future humane AI systems.

Umeå professor on world list for book on AI
Published: 13 Mar, 2020

Professor Virginia Dignum's book on AI ranked as one of the best books in computer science 2019.

AI research gets lot of media coverage
Published: 25 Feb, 2020

Lately, there has been lots of coverage in media, related to Computing Science and AI. Here are some examples.