Research course

Computing

Institution
University of Dundee · School of Science and Engineering
Qualifications
PhD

Entry requirements

Honours degree at 2.1 or above, or a Masters degree in a relevant discipline. IELTS of 6.5 with a minimum of 5.5 in area component, or equivalent.

Months of entry

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

Course content

The School of Computing provides a distinctive, balanced and enjoyable learning environment, matched to the future needs of both society and the computing field.

Its research has strong foundations in mathematical and logical techniques, and in probabilistic and machine learning algorithms that are applied in its work on computer vision and multi-agent systems. In its applied research, the multi-disciplinary School has an international reputation in computer support for older and disabled people, healthcare computing, space systems and interaction design.

All these areas of research have been developed through strong, long-term relationships with other leading academic institutions worldwide, and in collaboration with professional and industrial partners. The School is also active in commercialising its research, with several recent spin out companies fostering an entrepreneurial atmosphere.

Department specialisms

Assistive and Healthcare Systems; Computational Systems; Interactive Systems Design; Space Technology Centre.

Information for international students

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Qualification and course duration

PhD

full time
36 months

Course contact details

Name
Sharon Sturrock
Email
computing@dundee.ac.uk
Phone
+44 (0)1382 385597