First- or upper second-class degree or an equivalent standard in other qualifications approved by the University.
Months of entry
This four-year PhD in Web Science will equip students to become leaders in the Digital Economy. The programme begins with a one-year taught programme that provides a broad basis for understanding the technology of the Web and the social context in which it evolves. The remaining three-year research programme into the impact of the Web on society involves input from industry and government partners and has a multi-disciplinary supervision team. A three-year research-only version of the programme can be offered to candidates with suitable experience.
Four-year programme including first year MSc Web Science. Open to candidates with Computer Science, IT, Social Science, Humanities degrees. Thirteen fully funded studentships are available for UK applicants.
For more information please see: dtc.webscience.ecs.soton.ac.uk/study
Information for international students
Fees and funding
Qualification and course duration
Course contact details
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