Dr. Margaret-Anne Storey, Canada Research Chair

Dr. Margaret-Anne Storey, Canada Research Chair

Dr. Storey studies how technology can help people explore, understand, visualize and share big data sources and complex information.

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Computer science students win coding competitions

Computer science students win coding competitions

Our students participate in coding competitions like Windward Code Wars and Battlesnake.

Photo credit: Sudhakar Ganti

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Dr. Yvonne Coady, 2015 Craigdarroch Award for Knowledge Mobilization

2015 Craigdarroch Award for Knowledge Mobilization

Working closely with industry, community partners and groups on campus, Dr. Yvonne Coady is transforming the way software developers and users tap into the power of the internet.

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Wireless improves seniors' home care

Improving seniors' home care with wireless technology

Computer Science professor Dr. Jens Weber is a co-principal investigator with Drs. Scott Hofer and Morgan Price.

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Ideafest 2016 - Algorithms and lace

Ideafest 2016 - Algorithms and lace

Veronika Irvine, PhD candidate, has taken a centuries old art form and applied mathematics and computer science analysis to succeed in revolutionizing lace making.

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Department of Computer Science

There is a computer scientist in every one of us.

Every time you search, gather, analyze, model and visualize data, you are doing computer science.

At UVic, you'll learn the skills needed in today's workplace. 

In our co-op program, you can develop on-the-job skills, network with professionals, and help fund your education with paid work experience.

Customize your degree with one of our interdisciplinary or option programs to get the most out of your education.