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05 May 2022

Studying at a Top University for Computing

With everything becoming digital, the world of technology is taking over traditional processes and communication methods. Society is moving in a direction now where if you need to educate yourself on the latest technological developments...

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14 April 2022

5 Years of Microsoft Teams

It might surprise you to know that Microsoft Teams has just celebrated its 5 year anniversary. Launched on 14th March 2017, Teams had already been available in preview mode for several months and was subsequently made part of the Office ...

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25 February 2022

Computing Careers: 10 Reasons to Study a Postgraduate Degree

When it comes to getting noticed by top employers, there’s often the argument of education vs. experience. Which is better for your career path? Should you apply for jobs or stay on at university to develop more skills?If you’...

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04 February 2022

Computing - 5 cool careers for tech lovers

Technology touches almost every part of our lives, from the smartphone alarm that wakes us up in the morning to the streaming service we watch just before bed. There are great opportunities for graduates with a technology degree to get a...

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02 February 2022

Master’s in Software Engineering: How to Get Hired!

Here’s how to be successful with a master’s in software in engineering…If you want to take your computing degree to the next level, a master’s in software engineering can be a great career investm...

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02 February 2022

MSc Cloud and Network: Improving Cybersecurity Awareness

Could more network security university courses and advanced education improve online security awareness?Are you interested in improving job prospects with a cloud and network security master’s? Now is a...

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03 December 2021

Five Computing Trends to Look Out for in 2022

Computing trends move so quickly, that it’s important to keep up-to-date. Think back to a decade ago when USB sticks, tiny smartphones and 4G were in fashion!What are the emerging trends in computing fo...

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02 December 2021

Today is World Computer Literacy Day!

There’s never been a more important time for computer literacy in today's world…At the University of Bolton, we’ve been in the Top 10 in the UK for Student Satisfaction in Computer Science* for the second ye...

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01 December 2021

What Are the Best Paid Computer Science Jobs?

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02 November 2021

How to Be Successful in Computing

How hard is a computer science degree, and what tips are there to ace the course? Computing graduates are in high demand. This is a field with plenty of job prospects, and computing ski...

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02 November 2021

What Are The Most In-Demand Cyber Security Jobs Right Now?

We live in a world that is heavily reliant on technology, and data security is more important than ever as a consequence. Protecting our digital assets, programs, and data has become critical now that everything is stored online....

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13 October 2021

What jobs can you get with a computing degree?

We are all doing more and more online. From playing our favourite video games and retail therapy, to staying connected with family and friends, we’re all used to using computers and smartphones!This means that a computing degree...

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30 July 2021

How to Choose the Right Computing Degree

Studying computer science at university can help you get on a number of career paths, but which one is right for you?A computing degree at the University of Bolton can kick-start your c...

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12 April 2021

Top Perks of Building Your Career in Cloud

A master’s in cloud computing can make your skills relevant and in-demand. Plus, there are plenty of perks to know about…Things are changing in the world of IT, and the shift from legacy systems to re...

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25 February 2021

Software Engineer Courses: Why Choose the University of Bolton?

Looking for the best place to study software engineering at master’s level? Here are some of the reasons why the University of Bolton is great for advancing careers in computing! Are you looking to impr...

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16 February 2021

Cloud Spending Booms in 2021: The Future-Proofed Cloud Computing Career Path

Cloud computing jobs are among the safest career paths, with services such as Microsoft Az...

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25 November 2020

5 Benefits of Professional (and Personal) Development in Education

The MEd Professional Development in Education programme at the University of Bolton is an ideal platform to boost your career. If you’re an ambitious teach...

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25 November 2020

Become a Highly Successful Software Engineer with Personal Development

Breaking through the glass ceiling as a software engineer requires more than just industry knowledge and programming skills. It requires a passion for self-improvement, and a thirst for continuous learning and development.By askin...

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02 November 2020

Take your Career to the Cloud with the Remote MSc Cloud and Network Security cou...

The MSc Cloud and Network Security programme from the University of Bolton is now available in a fully online form. This means that you are able to take the course from anywhere with an internet connection – so long as you have a power...

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17 August 2020

Looking for a career path? Get a degree in Computing

Study for a computing degree at the University of Bolton, No.1 in the North West for the past three years in Student Satisfaction in the Complete University Guide and No.2 in Teaching Quality in the Sunday Times Good University Guide 202...

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02 June 2020

What a career in Computing looks like

Deciding on a career path can seem like a tremendous task to begin with. After studying multiple subjects for years, you finally have an idea about what you enjoy learning and potentially a career to pursue. The next step is to look for ...

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27 May 2020

Which internet browser should you use to protect your personal information?

Most people have a favourite internet browser they gravitate towards when surfing the net. It can be tricky to break out of your comfort zone and realise there are better options out there to suit your browsing habits and protect your se...

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05 May 2020

Mac vs PC: The computing debate

Any avid computer user will know that there are really only two options for computing use, the PC or a Mac. The Mac vs PC debate has continued for years, with each side of the argument passionate about their choice of computer, prepared ...

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01 May 2020

Computing Software that has seen dramatic increase in popularity

As the nations ability to see friends and family is limited, people have started to rely more on technology and computer science to help them communicate with those they love. It’s nothing new for computer software engineers as these c...

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13 April 2020

What can I do with a Computing degree?

Computing is a fantastic subject to study because almost every industry depends on technology. Computers improve communication, productivity, efficiency, quality and speed in every sector. This means that you can combine your technical e...

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