Heriot-Watt University

Heriot-Watt University

Parallel and Distributed Systems

This course consists predominantly of supervised research.

Entry requirements

1st Class BSc or MSc in computer science or a closely related area. Applicants must also submit a 3 or 4 page research proposal on their intended area of research with their application. The minimum requirement for English language is IELTS 6.0 or equivalent.

Assessment methods

Research project.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
PhD Full-time September 2016 GBP 16,120 per Year 1 (International) 3 years
PhD Full-time September 2016 GBP 4,980 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 3 years
PhD Full-time September 2016 GBP 4,980 per Year 1 (Scotland) 3 years
PhD Full-time September 2016 GBP 4,980 per Year 1 (Wales) 3 years
PhD Full-time September 2016 GBP 4,980 per Year 1 (EU) 3 years
PhD Full-time September 2016 GBP 4,980 per Year 1 (England) 3 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Edinburgh Campus Edinburgh EH14 4AS Scotland

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Key information

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Postgraduate Office
Telephone number: 
0131 4514152