Research course

Information Systems

Cardiff University · Cardiff School of Computer Science

Entry requirements

Applicants must hold a good honours degree (normally 2.1 or above) or an equivalent professional qualification in Computer Science, Information Systems or a related subject. Applicants whose first language is not English must demonstrate their proficiency in the language by obtaining 6.5 IELTS overall, with at least 6.0 in each skills area.

Months of entry


Course content

Course Aims

This programme offers an accelerated and innovative route into research training and is particularly relevant for those who are seeking to prepare themselves for rapid PhD progression. While studying state-of-the-art topics from one of our internationally recognised research areas, this programme will equip you with the skills needed to accomplish the thinking, evidence and rigour for new practical and beneficial accomplishments in academia or industry.

Special Features
  • Research students seminar series
  • Research Poster Day
  • Research Retreat

Full details of this programme of study can be found on our website:

Qualification and course duration


full time
12 months

Course contact details

Mrs Helen Williams
+44 (0)29 2087 5586
+44 (0)29 2087 4598