An upper second-class (2.1) undergraduate honours degree or above in a subject relevant to your chosen area of research.
If you are a non-EEA or Swiss national you must obtain clearance by the UK Government Academic Technology Approval Scheme (ATAS) for this degree. Please ensure you allow sufficient time for your University application to be processed in time for you to apply for ATAS clearance (and a Tier 4 Student Visa if appropriate). Find out more about ATAS.
English language requirements: IELTS 6.5, with not less than 6.0 in each section.
Months of entry
January, October, April
- PhD in Cognitive Science
- PhD in Informatics
- MPhil in Cognitive Science
- MPhil in Informatics
As a research student, you are associated with one or more research groups in the Department of Informatics and allocated a computer and working area in comfortable shared offices. You have full access to your research group’s specialist facilities and laboratories.
Fees and funding
The University of Sussex aims to attract the most talented students to postgraduate study and offers one of the most generous scholarship programmes of any UK university. For full details of our scholarships please visit:www.sussex.ac.uk/study/money/scholarships/pgt2016/
Qualification and course duration
Course contact details
- Student Recruitment Services
- +44 (0)1273 678195