Applicants are expected to have a very good degree (in the UK a First Class Honours degree) in Computer Science or a related subject, or performance at Distinction level in a conversion course, for instance the Laboratory's Diploma in Computer Science, or a Master's course.
Months of entry
January, April, October
Course contentThe PhD is the only research degree in the Laboratory. There is no compulsory taught component. Students work for three years on an individual research topic agreed with a member of staff who acts as a supervisor. A dissertation is submitted shortly thereafter and is the only material examined.
Automated Reasoning; Natural Language and Information Processing; Programming; Computer Graphics and Interaction; Architecture and Electronic CAD; Security; Networks; Operating Systems; Theory and Semantics; Machine Learning.
Information for international students
English language proficiency essential.
Fees and fundingIndustry; EPSRC studentship; Gates, Cambridge Trust or National scholarship; Grant-attached studentship; Private.
Qualification and course duration
Course contact details
- Student Administration Manager
- +44 (0)1223 334656
- +44 (0)1223 334678