School of Computer Science



Applications are now open for up to 10 fully-funded PhD studentships for HEU applicants.

Starting on October 01 2020, the studentships are for three and a half years and include a stipend of (minimum) £15,009 per year and tuition fees.

The topics for the studentships should relate to one of our research groups:

Applicants are normally expected to have a first-class Masters or Bachelors degree in Computer Science or a related discipline, and must obtain the support of a potential supervisor in the School prior to submitting their application.  Initial contact with supervisors should be made at least two weeks prior to the closing date for applications.

All eligible successful applicants are expected to apply for the European Union VC Scholarships.

Closing date for applications: Friday 6 March 2020.

How to apply

Informal enquiries may be addressed to

To apply, please submit the following items by email to:

(1) a copy of your CV, including your actual or expected degree class(es), and results of all University examinations;

(2) an example of your technical writing, such as a project report or dissertation;

(3) contact details for two academic referees.

(4) a research proposal – max 2 x sides A4

You may also include a covering letter but this is optional



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School of Computer Science

University of Nottingham
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