Project DayOur final year Computer Science students exhibited their capstone projects on Friday 30 Oct. The event drew a lot of interest and hence it was very busy. The feedback from industry on the quality of our final year projects was very positive. The winners of the "GEW Prize for Software Engineering" was 4 bit + L (Jaco-Louise Kruger, James Murray, Thinus Naude, Latham van der Walt, Anrich van Schalkwyk) who developed a production quality conference system which has been vetted to be used at a large international conference.
Other teams who won prizes include SegFault Friends, undecidables, 5 concurrent nodes, Vector Software Developers, Unsolvable Solutions, elementCode and the Fellowship of the Chin. Read More
Welcome to the Department of Computer Science at the University of Pretoria.
Our main objective is to explore and research the scientific basis of new technologies. We furthermore promote the proliferation of reliable, robust and innovative computing and information technologies into the IT industry in South Africa.
Excellence in computer science education, the development of internationally and nationally recognised research initiatives, and strong industry collaboration, are the driving factors underpinning the success of the department.