Computer Science is the scientific and practical approach to computation and applications. It is the systematic study of the feasibility, structure, expression and mechanization of the methodological procedure and algorithms that underlie the acquisition, representation, processing, storage, communication and access to information. At Polytech, the courses investigate the design and the development of IT applications to implement the methods of projects design, object oriented programming, XML technologies, Web applications, etc.
Careers opportunities for Polytech alumni issued from Computer Science cover a wide range of topics, including database administrator, information systems manager, games developer, multimedia programmer, network engineer, systems analyst, system developer, IT consultant, etc. The professional sectors include bank, insurance, transport & logistics of major organisations in the telecommunications, aerospace and defence, financial services, retail, public and third sectors also employ IT graduates. Small to medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) have a wide range of opportunities, as well.