Ph.D. On Campus


Anglia Ruskin University

12 months
13500 GBP/year
4407 GBP/year
Tuition fee
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Study with a prominent Telecommunications engineering group at Anglia Ruskin University that has strong industry connections and is making an influential contribution to the development of wireless mobile and other communications technologies.


Our Electronics and Telecommunications Engineering Research Group (ETERG) at Anglia Ruskin University is based in Chelmsford, although the impact of our research resonates worldwide.

Learning outcomes

Based in a start-of-the-art laboratory, we have wide-ranging interests, with a current emphasis on wireless mobile issues such as quality of service and security.

We work with organisations such as BAe Systems, Nova Investa and Intelligent Sensor Limited  and we belong to a European consortium specialising in satellite and 3G communications.

If you've already conducted research and published work that demonstrates an independent and original contribution to knowledge in this field of you may wish to apply for a PhD by Published Work.

Programme Structure

Our supervisory staff are recognised experts in their field. Their research expertise includes:

  • Dr Sufian Yousef - electronic and telecommunication engineering, wireless and mobile networks, IT security systems and RF circuit design.
  • Dr Silvia Cirstea - depth extraction from 3D-integral images, 3D object reconstruction, 3D integral camera systems.

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months
  • Part-time
    • 24 months
    • Flexible

Start dates & application deadlines


120 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • MPhil: You’ll need a Bachelor degree or equivalent with first or upper second class honours, in a related subject area.
  • PhD: You’ll need a Master degree or equivalent in a related subject area.
  • Please note we consider most candidates for PhD with progression from MPhil. If you want to apply for direct entry to the PhD route, you’ll also need to provide academic justification for this with your application.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    13500 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 13500 GBP per year during 12 months.
  • EU/EEA

    4407 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 4407 GBP per year during 12 months.

Living costs for Cambridge

846 - 1465 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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