Research course

Earth and Planetary Remote Sensing Research

Institution
De Montfort University · Faculty of Health and Life Sciences
Qualifications
PhDMPhil

Entry requirements

A Candidate shall normally: possess a UK honours degree with at least 2nd class honours, or an academic or professional qualification which the Higher Degrees Committee deems to be equivalent; demonstrate competence in the use of English language to the satisfaction of the Higher Degrees Committee.

Months of entry

September

Course content

Computing Sciences and Engineering at the University is a diverse, exciting and hugely interdisciplinary area of study. Strong links with commerce ensure research is geared towards real-life challenges, and projects cover subjects as diverse as medical diagnostics, robotics, satellite mapping, home security, 3D television, aircraft manufacturing and safety, mobile communication and alternative energy.ve systems.

Department specialisms

Robotics; Artificial Intelligence; Imaging and Visual Systems; Computer Networks; Software Maintenance; Human - Computer Interaction; Formal Methods; Real-Time Systems; Geodesy; Virtual Reality; Human - Computing Ethics.

Information for international students

Reduced fees for international students studying at home and visiting the university for a short period each year.

Fees and funding

Research studentships are usually advertised in the national press and relevant journals. Enquiries from self-funding students are welcome. A brief guide to sources of funding for postgraduate students is available from the Student Entry and Support Division (SESD) of the Academic Registry.

Qualification and course duration

PhD

full time
24-36 months
part time
48-72 months

MPhil

full time
12-24 months
part time
24-48 months

Course contact details

Name
Research Office
Email
Researchstudents@dmu.ac.uk
Phone
0116 250 6284
Fax
0116 250 6431