Research courses

If you are interested in contributing to computer science then we offer individually tailored research projects as part of our PhD course. This will provide you with a unique experience in which you will study to become an expert in your chosen field.

What we are researching

We have a number of research areas within each of the Department's three research centres and groups.

Secure Systems Research Group

  • Authentication and key establishment
  • Cryptographic protocols
  • Privacy-oriented cryptography
  • Signatures and encryption
  • Network security and human factors
  • Wireless and mobile security.

Find a course

If you are interested in doing a PhD with us, please look at the interests of our Department's research groups and get in contact with an academic.

Studentships

Computational lighting in video

Funding information:
This research project has funding attached. Funding for this project is available to citizens of the UK.Approximately £25,000 per annum.

Generating virtual camera views using generative networks

Funding information:
Approx £21,000 per annum with an enhanced stipend of £20,000 per annum. A directly funded project available to UK students only.

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).

Expert support

The Doctoral College supports the academic and professional development of postgraduate researchers to ensure our world-leading research continues to grow. There is also an extensive Researcher Development Programme run at university level.

Facilities

To support our courses we have an extensive set of facilities including computer labs, free software, and a High Performance Computing (HPC) cluster.

Find a supervisor

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