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Department of Computer Science and Technology


Purchase of Calculators

The following calculators marked in the approved manner are permitted and may be used in examinations for Computer Science Tripos Parts IA, IB, II and III, and for the M.Phil. Examination in Advanced Computer Science:

  • CASIO fx 991 (any version)
  • CASIO fx 115 (any version)
  • CASIO fx 570 (any version)

Computer Science students may purchase calculators from the Student Administration Office, Department of Computer Science and Technology, William Gates Building (please stop by the hatch in opening hours to buy your calculator). University Cards will be required for ID purposes. The CASIO fx-991CW is available for £36 cash only.

A student who possesses an unmarked calculator that is one of the permitted models may take it to the Student Administration Office to have it marked in the approved fashion.