Computer Science, Ph. D. | University of Bristol | Bristol, United Kingdom
48 months
25300 GBP/year
4665 GBP/year
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The Computer Science programme from University of Bristol brings together the research in computing, communications, electronics and photonics within the University.

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As a city, Bristol is known for its concentration of high-technology industry. Computers, communications and microelectronics are well represented, alongside digital media, computer games and electronic commerce. The department has close relationships with many of these organisations via collaborative projects, staff secondments and visiting industrial staff.


The Computer Science programme from University of Bristol  can open doors to many different stimulating commercial or academic careers. Graduates have become part of new and existing world-class research groups, as well as joining highly rewarding careers in a variety of industries around the world.

Programme Structure

Reaserch groups:

  • Visual Information Laboratory
  • Cryptography and Information Security
  • Cyber Security
  • Intelligent Systems
  • Robotics
  • Bristol Interaction Group
  • Theory and Algorithms
  • Trustworthy Systems Laboratory
  • T-B PHASE Prosperity Partnership

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 48 months
  • Part-time
    • 96 months
    • Flexible

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Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
First Class

Other requirements

General requirements

  • PhD applicants must hold/achieve the minimum award level of a master's degree (or international equivalent) in a relevant discipline. Applicants without a master's qualification may be considered on an exceptional basis, provided they hold a first-class undergraduate degree. Please note, acceptance will also depend on evidence of readiness to pursue a research degree.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    25300 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 25300 GBP per year during 48 months.
  • National

    4665 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 4665 GBP per year during 48 months.

UK: part-time (two years)

  • £2,332 per year

Living costs for Bristol

750 - 1260 GBP /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


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