UCL (University College London)

UCL (University College London)

Computer Science

Research areas include: Bioinformatics (protein structure; genome analysis; transmembrane protein modelling; de novo protein design methods; exploiting grid technology; mathematical modelling of biological processes); financial computing (software engineering; computational statistics and machine learning; mathematical modelling); human centred systems (usability of security and multimedia systems; making sense of information; human error and cognitive resilience); information security (cryptology; digital watermarking; cryptoanalysis; steganography); intelligent systems (knowledge representation and reasoning; machine learning); media futures (digital rights management; information retrieval; computational social science; recommender systems); networks (internet architecture; protocols; mobile networked systems; applications and evolution; high-speed networking); software systems engineering (requirements engineering; software architecture; middleware technologies; distributed systems; software tools and environments; mobile computing); virtual environments (presence, virtual characters; interaction; rendering; mixed reality); vision and imaging science (face recognition; medical image analysis; statistical modelling of colour information; inverse problems and building mathematical models for augmented reality; diffusion tensor imaging); programming principles, verification and logic (logic and the semantics of programmes; automated tools for verification and programme analysis; applied logic outreach in artificial intelligence, security, biology, economics).

Entry requirements

A minimum of an upper 2nd Class UK Bachelor's degree in a relevant discipline, or an overseas qualification of an equivalent standard; work experience may also be taken into account.

Sponsorship information

EPSRC

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
PhD Full-time September 2016 GBP 4,500 per Year 1 (Scotland) 3 years
PhD Full-time September 2016 GBP 4,500 per Year 1 (Wales) 3 years
PhD Full-time September 2016 GBP 4,500 per Year 1 (England) 3 years
PhD Full-time September 2016 GBP 20,900 per Year 1 (International) 3 years
PhD Full-time September 2016 GBP 4,500 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 3 years
PhD Part-time September 2016 GBP 2,250 per Year 1 (England) 5 years
PhD Part-time September 2016 GBP 10,450 per Year 1 (International) 5 years
PhD Part-time September 2016 GBP 2,250 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 5 years
PhD Part-time September 2016 GBP 2,250 per Year 1 (Scotland) 5 years
PhD Part-time September 2016 GBP 2,250 per Year 1 (Wales) 5 years
MPhil Full-time September 2016 GBP 4,500 per Year 1 (England) 3 years
MPhil Full-time September 2016 GBP 20,900 per Year 1 (International) 3 years
MPhil Full-time September 2016 GBP 4,500 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 3 years
MPhil Full-time September 2016 GBP 4,500 per Year 1 (Scotland) 3 years
MPhil Full-time September 2016 GBP 4,500 per Year 1 (Wales) 3 years
MPhil Part-time September 2016 GBP 2,250 per Year 1 (Scotland) 5 years
MPhil Part-time September 2016 GBP 2,250 per Year 1 (Wales) 5 years
MPhil Part-time September 2016 GBP 2,250 per Year 1 (England) 5 years
MPhil Part-time September 2016 GBP 10,450 per Year 1 (International) 5 years
MPhil Part-time September 2016 GBP 2,250 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 5 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Bloomsbury Campus Camden WC1E 6BT South East

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