Normally an MSc degree or equivalent for PhD studies.
Months of entry
We are one of the largest computer science departments in the UK and a world leader in academic research, offering an exciting research environment for prospective postgraduate students.
The Department is actively involved in a number of Centres for Doctoral Training and hosts the EPSRC Centre for High Performance Embedded and Distributed Systems (HiPEDS). Every year between 40-50 successful applicants are accepted for the PhD programme in the Department. We have a wide variety of scholarships for PhD students, including funding from research councils, research projects, industry, and teaching scholarships. More than 85% of our PhD students receive funding.
Applicants are expected to have a First Class or Distinction Masters level degree, or equivalent, in a relevant scientific or technical discipline, such as computer science or mathematics. Candidates who have only a Bachelors degree will not normally be considered, but they can apply to first do an MSc Degree in the Department.
Advanced Languages and Architectures; Applied Systems and Decision Support; Distributed Software Engineering; Logic and Automated Reasoning; Logic Programming; Theory and Formal Methods; AI; Semantics; Agents
Fees and funding
Some scholarships availablehttp://www.imperial.ac.uk/computing/prospective-students/courses/phd/scholarships/
Qualification and course duration
Course contact details
- PhD Admissions
- +44 (0)20 7594 8220