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Data Science

University of Essex

Ph.D. On Campus
48 months
Duration
16230 GBP/year
5360 GBP/year
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Tuition fee
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About

The PhD Data Science from Essex, University of, is an advanced research degree within our Department of Mathematical Sciences and we have staff members available to act as supervisors across a number of areas within data science. 

Overview

If you’re interested in doing a  Data Science research degree at Essex, University of, contact our Department to discuss potential research areas.

Your future

Many of our former PhD students have gone on to work as academics in prominent institutions across the world, such as the University of Bristol, University of Cambridge, University of Nottingham and many other international universities. 

Some have also remained at the University of Essex, working as postdoctoral research fellows, research impact officers, or lecturers.

Programme Structure

Possible areas of research include:

  • artificial intelligence
  • classification/supervised learning
  • clustering/unsupervised learning
  • data science education
  • deep learning
  • industry 4.0
  • information retrieval
  • mathematical foundations of data science
  • multidimensional scaling
  • optimisation

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 48 months
  • Part-time
    • 84 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

There is no application deadline and we aim to respond to applications within four weeks.

Language

English
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Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

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English requirements

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Other requirements

General requirements

  • You will need a good honours degree and a Masters degree in a relevant subject. A well-developed research proposal is also essential.
  • You may be required to attend an interview/Skype interview for acceptance, and acceptance is subject to research expertise in the department.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    16230 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 16230 GBP per year and a duration of 48 months.
  • National

    5360 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 5360 GBP per year and a duration of 48 months.

Part time

  • Home/UK fee

£2,680

  • International fee
£8,115

Funding

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