School of Computing and Digital Media
The School of Computing and Digital Media offers cutting-edge academic and professional qualifications in subjects including computing, creative technologies, journalism, mathematics and electronics. Graduates of our computing and digital media degrees have gone on to forge successful careers as graphic designers, network and software engineers, journalists, analysts and university lecturers. They’ve worked for companies such as the BBC, Cisco, Vodaphone and The Independent.
Hone your skills in first-class facilities
Our IT and computing students benefit from some of the most advanced Cisco labs in London. Students on our digital media degrees can also take advantage of our £100,000 journalism newsroom, which was opened by former editor of The Guardian, Alan Rusbridger. This state-of-the-art facility includes 40 computers equipped with the latest design software, large screen TVs and a mobile TriCaster that allows students to host outside radio and TV broadcasts while streaming live footage to the internet.
Learn from experts in their field
Teaching in the School is delivered by a team of dedicated and highly qualified lecturers with a wealth of industry experience. London Met has also been recognised by leading technology company Cisco for providing the best delivery of the Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP) curriculum in Europe. In addition to the University’s own team of experienced academics, students have access to guest speakers through regular events and workshops. In the past we’ve welcomed experts from companies including Microsoft, Cisco, Apple, O2 and Blackberry, as well as leading newsreaders George Alagiah, Jon Snow and Krishnan Guru Murthy.
Gain industry experience
Our WOW (World of Work) Agency places top students and graduates into client-driven, paid-for projects such as developing new websites and animations, providing our students with valuable experience to build their careers. Clients have included EMI (Mute) Records, Comic Relief and The Times Online.
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Latest news from the School of Computing and Digital Media
Taking part in the Game Jam initiative offers an insight into how to create, develop, test and launch your very own game. Register your interest now.
Staff members recognised for outstanding contribution within the University.
London Met hosted a day-long event entitled, “Cyber Prevention through Higher Education Collaboration.”
The Winter Graduation ceremony saw hundreds of London Met graduands celebrate their academic achievements at London’s Barbican Centre.
Richard Wilson OBE, aka Victor Meldrew, was awarded an honorary degree by London Metropolitan University at the 2017 Winter Graduation ceremony.
The University hosted an exclusive film screening of England is Mine offering students an insight into the film industry.
Journalism graduate Irene Cafagna landed a high profile job opportunity after graduating and credits the experience she received at London Met with helping her achieve her "dream role."
London Met has formalised a new partnership agreement with the Triagon Akademie.
London Metropolitan University is working with Ask Electronics in a partner knowledge exchange.
London Metropolitan University will introduce a new Highbury Canteen to the Holloway campus by March 2018.
London Metropolitan University has invested £1.2 million in the creation of a new home for its Students’ Union (SU).
Staff and students at London Met collaborated with Camden Summer University on a number of film courses.
Creative Music Technologies invites you to experience expert tuition and state of the art equipment at a free taster workshop.
Alexander Duncan now works as a Global Systems Engineer at Cisco.
Students celebrate their success at London Met by formally graduating in front of friends and family at the Barbican.
Centres of research
Find out about the centres of research based in the School of Computing and Digital Media, and other research institutes, centres and units around the University.
Students and alumni who have studied subjects now associated with the School of Computing and Digital Media give us their thoughts about studying at London Metropolitan University.
Get to know the academic staff of the School of Computing and Digital Media. Profiles include information about areas of interest, research and publications.
Events from the School of Computing and Digital Media
Mini Open Evening - Human Sciences, Social Sciences, Social Professions, Computing and Digital Media
|Date||24 Jan 2018|
London Metropolitan University
166-220 Holloway Rd
This Mini Open Evening is for those who are interested in studying with us on human sciences, social sciences, social professions, computing and digital media subjects (see subject area list below). We... more
|Date||1 Feb 2018|
166-220 Holloway Road
Touring our Holloway campus* is an excellent way to experience life at London Metropolitan University. One of our student ambassadors will guide you around our state-of-the-art facilities, such as the... more
|Date||18 Apr 2018|
This Mini Open Day is for those who are interested in studying with us on human sciences, social sciences, social professions, computing and digital media subjects (see subject area list below). We... more