University of Southampton

University of Southampton

Web Science (Web Science CDT)

This four-year PhD in Web Science will equip students to become leaders in the Digital Economy. The programme begins with a one-year taught programme that provides a broad basis for understanding the technology of the Web and the social context in which it evolves. The remaining three-year research programme into the impact of the Web on society involves input from industry and government partners and has a multi-disciplinary supervision team. A three-year research-only version of the programme can be offered to candidates with suitable experience.

Entry requirements

PhD with Integrated Study: First or upper second-class degree or an equivalent standard in other qualifications approved by the University. English language: IELTS 6.0, with minimum of 5.5 in each component.

Course modules

Four year programme including first year MSc Web Science. Open to candidates with Computer Science, IT, Social Science, Humanities degrees.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
PhD with Integrated Study Full-time September 2019 9,250 per Year 1 (EU) 4 Years
PhD with Integrated Study Full-time September 2019 9,250 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 4 Years
PhD with Integrated Study Full-time September 2019 9,250 per Year 1 (Scotland) 4 Years
PhD with Integrated Study Full-time September 2019 9,250 per Year 1 (Channel Islands) 4 Years
PhD with Integrated Study Full-time September 2019 9,250 per Year 1 (England) 4 Years
PhD with Integrated Study Full-time September 2019 9,250 per Year 1 (Wales) 4 Years
PhD with Integrated Study Full-time September 2019 23,736 per Year 1 (International) 4 Years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Main Site - Highfield Campus SO17 1BJ South East

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Key information

Contact: 
Postgraduate Research Admissions - Faculty of Physical Sciences and Engineering
Telephone number: 
02380592882