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Computer Science and Information Systems

48 months
Duration
13500 GBP/year
4596 GBP/year
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About

Computer Science and Information Systems from Birkbeck, University of London is an advanced postgraduate research degree that requires original research and the submission of a substantial dissertation of 60,000 to 100,000 words. 

Overview

Students at Computer Science and Information Systems from Birkbeck, University of London will have gained expert knowledge in their chosen research area and the ability to perform research-led activities in a broader context. In addition, students who successfully complete the PhD degree will have gained the ability to identify and solve complex problems arising in their chosen research area, and will have made a substantial original contribution to this area.

Students at Computer Science and Information Systems from Birkbeck, University of London will have the following research areas

  • knowledge representation and reasoning, 
  • logic and artificial intelligence, 
  • semantic web technologies, 
  • search engines, 
  • mobile and ubiquitous computing, 
  • computer vision, 
  • bio-inspired computing and social networks.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • data science,
  • theoretical computer science, 
  • algorithms, 
  • internet of things, 
  • data mining and machine learning,

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 48 months
  • Part-time
    • 84 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

300 alternative credits
  • MPhil - 180 credits
  • PhD - 120 credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
Upper Second Class

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Draft a full research proposal
  • A master's or upper second-class degree in computer science.
  • If English is not your first language or you have not previously studied in English, the standard requirement is the equivalent of an International English Language Testing System

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    13500 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 13500 GBP per year during 48 months.
  • National

    4596 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 4596 GBP per year during 48 months.
  • Part-time home students: £2439 pa 
  • Part-time international students: £6825 pa 

Living costs for London

1137 - 2157 GBP /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

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