Research course

Computer Science

Aberystwyth University · Department of Computer Science

Entry requirements

A minimum of at least an upper 2nd-class Honours degree is required to study for a PhD or a MPhil.

Months of entry

January, December, November, October, September, July, June, May, April, March, February

Course content

Main research activities are represented by 4 groups with excellent facilities and supportive environment for research. The department is designated a 'Centre of Excellence' by the Welsh Development Agency. 'MONET' (European Network of Excellence in Model-Based Systems and Qualitative Reasoning) is co-ordinated by the Advanced Reasoning Group.

Department specialisms

Computational Biology; Model-based Systems; Intelligent Robotics; Software Engineering.

Information for international students

Support in English language and academic writing available. Please visit our website for more information.

Fees and funding

BBSRC, EPSRC, RMRC, Aberystwyth Postgraduate Research Studentships, Aberystwyth International Postgraduate Research Studentships, Department of Computer Science.

Please see our website.

Qualification and course duration


part time
60 months
full time
36 months

Course contact details

Dr Chuan Lu
+44 (0)1970 628405
+44 (0)1970 622921