Computer Science PhD




Courses Overview

What will I learn?
A research degree provides the opportunity to investigate a topic in depth, and contribute new knowledge to your discipline. A PhD involves demonstrating through original research or other advanced scholarship the creation and interpretation of new knowledge, a systematic acquisition and understanding of a substantial body of knowledge at the forefront of an academic discipline or professional practice, the ability to conceptualise, design and implement a project for the general of new knowledge, applications or understanding at the forefront of the discipline. This course has an MPhil option. An MPhil involves the exploration of a research topic and is typically studied over a shorter period of 1 year for a full-time student and 2 years for a part-time student. MPhil students are required to demonstrate a systematic understanding of knowledge and a critical awareness of current problems and/or new insights informed by the forefront of their discipline, field of study or professional practice.


Which department am I in? Computer Science

Entry Requirement From Vietnam

Students who are currently taking or hold a Bachelor's degree with good grades. For certain programmes, work experience and/or specific academic background will be required. As a guideline and depending on the programme you apply for, we require the following grades from a recognised American institution: A UK 2:1 (Second Class Upper) which equates to a minimum GPA of 3.0/4.0 or above. A UK 2:2 (Second Class Lower) which equates to a minimum GPA of 2.8/4.0 or above.

Entry Requirement For International Student

Applicants need to have an IELTS: 6.5 (min 6 in all areas); Pearson: 58 (51 in all subscores); BrunELT: 65% (min 60% in all areas).

Path Way Options by Other Partners

Pathways options
Offered by other partners
This university accepts pathways courses from Chisholm Institute
Melbourne Polytechnic
Didasko Institute of Business
Kangan Institute
Box Hill Institute
Trinity College - The University of Melbourne

Full Time (3 years)

To be confirmed

October 2018, January 2019

Brunel University London Kingston Lane, Uxbridge, Middlesex, UB8 3PH, England