University of Hertfordshire

University of Hertfordshire

Adaptive Systems

Research areas include: Embodied artificial intelligence; artificial life; human-robot interaction; cognitive technology; affecting computing; socially intelligent agents; social robotics; narrative intelligence; constructive biology; post-reactive robotics; morphogenesis, sensor evolution; swarm intelligence; control architectures for adaptive agents; learning and action selection; embodiment in software and robots; biologically inspired models of emotions for social interaction; interactive robotic or virtual systems in therapy and education; behavioural analysis and motivational modelling of autonomous agents.

Entry requirements

An Honours degree in the study area; or relevant work experience.


Qualification Study mode Fee Course duration
MSc (Res) Full-time - 1 years
MSc (Res) Part-time - 2 years
MPhil Full-time - 2 years
PhD Full-time - 3 years
MPhil Part-time - 4 years
PhD Part-time - 6 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
College Lane Campus Hatfield AL10 9AB South East

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01707 284000