The Young Computer Scientist Programme takes students aged 15-18 on an interactive journey through today’s most pioneering technology. You will get hands-on experience and coaching from technology experts, including Artificial Intelligence engineers from Samsung, and take part in a series of immersive activities, seminars, case studies and panel discussions.
The programme includes an opportunity for you to design and code your own AI product under the guidance of the creators of Samsung’s Bixby app. You will also be trained by leading professionals on how to prevent a dangerous cybersecurity attack.
Attendance will give you a distinct competitive advantage in the race for the best jobs in Computer Science and a ‘gold star’ experience to add to your UCAS application.
£135/studentfor the full day. Places are limited. If 2 or more places are booked students receive a 10% discount. Enter code GROUP10 at checkout to benefit from this. (included within the day’s programme will be a guided tour of parts of the university campus which is available to all programme attendees).
For a full list of terms and conditions, please click here.
University College, London (UCL)
The Darwin Building
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Our one-day career experiences cost £135/student. This includes:
Group discounts are available for 2 or more students registering, details of which can be found below the “Register Now” button on the right.
Our one-day programmes generally start at 10.30am (11am for our Beyond Programmes). Registration is between 9.45-10.15am, to ensure you get there with plenty of time to network with other attendees before the programme begins. Once you have booked onto a programme, you will receive a confirmation email with programme-specific details about registration and programme timings.
Lunch is not provided by InvestIN, as it is difficult to cater for the variety of dietary requirements amongst our students, However, there are many cafés and lunch spots near our venues; or you can of course bring a packed lunch.
Water will be provided for you throughout the day.
You are welcome to bring food and drink to the programme.
The registration desk is open until noon, but If you are going to arrive after this, please email firstname.lastname@example.org in advance so that we can arrange for someone to be on-hand to register you.
There will be space to store any bags and luggage at the event, simply ask a member of staff when you register.
You will need to bring a laptop with you. You do not need to bring anything with you save for a pen, a notepad, and your enthusiasm! You will be provided with a booklet of materials on arrival, and throughout the programme you’ll be given the requisite equipment to participate in the simulations.
This programme is for students aged 15-18 who have the passion and ambition to both learn about this career, and start boosting their UCAS/college applications & CVs. If you are a student who is slightly older or younger than our guidelines, then please do get in touch with us to discuss your specific situation.
There is no application process, and you can secure your place simply by clicking “Register Now”. We operate on a first-come first-served basis and programme places are limited; we are usually full a couple of months in advance of the programme date. No prior knowledge or experience is required to join this programme as we build your knowledge from the basics up to more advanced concepts.