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Computer Science, Ph.D.

  • Application Deadline
  • 36 months
    Duration
University rank #126 (QS) ,
Computer Science at Queen Mary is part of the wider School of Electronic Engineering and Computer Science. This School has a dynamic community of over 200 PhD students and 80 Post Docs working on cutting-edge research. 

About

The research is broadly organised into the following research groups. Please visit the School website for a list of current PhD projects, supervisors and funding opportunities www.eecs.qmul.ac.uk

  • Antennas & Electromagnetics
  • Centre for Digital Music 
  • Cognitive Science
  • Communication Systems Research 
  • Computer Vision
  • Game AI
  • Multimedia & Vision 
  • Networks
  • Operational Research
  • Risk and Information Management
  • Theoretical Computer Science

Staff and students in this School also have the opportunity to work in these three interdisciplinary research centres:

  • Centre for Intelligent Sensing
  • Robotics - ARQ
  • QMEDIA

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity

    You can choose to do this programme part-time or full-time.

    Full-time
    • Full-time duration 36 months
    Part-time
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Media Arts and Technology (MAT)
  • Digital Music
  • Digital Video
  • Human Interaction
  • Performance and Live Art
  • Computer Vision
  • Interaction, Media and Communication
  • Risk Information Management
  • Information Engineering: Information Retrieval
  • Computer Science Theory

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:

    6.5

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  • Minimum required score:

    92

    The TOEFL iBT ® measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The test has four sections (reading, listening, speaking, and writing), each with a score range of 0-30, for a total score range of 0-120. Read more about TOEFL iBT ®.

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  • Minimum required score:

    62

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General Requirements

  • Completed application form
  • Degree transcripts. Please provide a transcript of your degree(s). If you have not yet completed your degree please provide a transcript of your results achieved to date
  • Please provide the contact details of two referees on your application, at least one reference must be from an academic referee who is in a position to comment on the standard of your academic work and suitability for postgraduate level study. Where appropriate, a second referee can provide comment on your professional experience.
  • Curriculum Vitae (CV)/ Resume
  • Statement of purpose 
  • IELTS/TOEFL certificate (if applicable)

Tuition Fee

Living costs for London

  • 1137 - 2160 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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