Postgraduate research

We offer individually tailored research projects as part of our PhD courses. This will provide you with a unique experience in which you will study to become an expert in your chosen field.

Research projects

For details of research projects available please visit the relevant research centres web pages as listed above. Alternative projects are very often formulated through discussions between prospective students and individual staff members and so if there is an area that interests you, but you are unable to find the specific project listed, please contact a relevant member of staff to discuss further.

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For general enquiries:
T:  0800 980 3200 or +44(0)1483 681681

For admissions enquiries:
T:  +44(0)1483 686069


Industrial CASE

Funding information:
The award will be for a period of three years and include home tuition fees, plus a stipend (approx £14,296 p.a).

Cyber-Security and Deep Learning for Autonomous Vehicles investigating the intersection of AI and cyber security

Funding information:
EPSRC Industrial Case studentship co-funded by Thales R&D. Funding will provide an annual tax-free stipend of approximately £14,553 and coverage of the home/EU tuition fees for 3.5 years.

Centre for Vision, Speech and Signal Processing (CVSSP)

Funding information:
These 3-year PhD studentships will cover Home/EU university tuition fees, a tax-free maintenance grant of up to £14,553 per annum and contribution to travel costs to present your research at national and international conferences.

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Department of Electrical and Electronic Engineering
University of Surrey