Postgraduate research study

Are you interested in joining us?

We host a community of over 40 postgraduate research students conducting research across a broad range of research areas. Our postgraduate research community is internationally diverse with students of all ages studying on a full or part-time basis. You can view our research or contact the relevant academic with an informal enquiry.

Our postgraduate research courses start in October, January, April and July and run for 48 months full time. Our offers may be conditional of applicants achieving the minimum requirements for IELTS and having satisfactory academic qualifications..

Contact CVSSP Admin if you have a general enquiry.

Staff opportunities

Please visit the University's current vacancies page for job opportunities.

Our course

If you wish to apply for a PhD with us then please follow this link below.

Please contact Nan Bennett once you have applied for a PhD position or successfully submitted a PhD online application form.


Learning, prediction and decision control in complex systems

Funding information:
A stipend of £16,000 per anum subject to nationality and residence status. Fees are covered for UK/EU students (in value of £4,260). Directly funded project (European/UK Students only).