Research course

Integrated PhD in Web Science (Web Science CDT)

Institution
University of Southampton · School of Electronics and Computer Science
Qualifications
Integrated PhD

Entry requirements

First- or upper second-class degree or an equivalent standard in other qualifications approved by the University. English language: IELTS 6.0, with minimum of 5.5 in each component.

Months of entry

September

Course content

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.

See: dtc.webscience.ecs.soton.ac.uk/study

We are first in the UK for the volume and quality of our research in Electrical and Electronic Engineering and 100% of our Computer Science research impact is recognised as world-leading or internationally excellent (REF 2014).

For further information, please visit our website.

Information for international students

www.southampton.ac.uk/international/

Fees and funding

www.southampton.ac.uk/postgraduate/feesandfunding/

www.southampton.ac.uk/postgraduate/feesandfunding/pgfundbyschool.html

Qualification and course duration

Integrated PhD

full time
48 months

Course contact details

Name
Physical Sciences and Engineering
Email
fpse-phdapply@soton.ac.uk
Phone
+44 (0)23 8059 2882