Cardiff University

Cardiff University


Within the broad field of Informatics this research group has a deep and proven interest in knowledge and information systems; areas available for research include: ambient information systems, bioinformatics and biodiversity, constraints and data semantics, data/knowledge mining, geoinformatics and spatial information systems, grid-based distributed information management, healthcare and medical informatics, information quality, information security and privacy, legacy information systems, linked data and the semantic web, resilient information systems, sensor information processing systems, strategic information systems, tractable ontology/hybrid reasoning, and virtual organisations/enterprises/coalitions.

Entry requirements

Either a 2.1 Honours degree or a Master's degree with a distinction in the research dissertation, in computing or a related subject; applicants with appropriate professional experience are also considered; applicants whose 1st language is not English need IELTS 6.5, with at least 6.0 in each area.


Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
PhD Full-time £ 4,062 per Academic year (home fees) 3 years
PhD Full-time £ 17,500 per Academic year (overseas fees) 3 years
MPhil Full-time £ 4,062 per Academic year (home fees) 1 years
MPhil Full-time £ 17,500 per Academic year (overseas fees) 1 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Cathays Park Campus Cardiff CF10 3AT Wales

Key information

Telephone number: 
029 208 70084