UCL (University College London)

Course Introduction

Research areas include: Bioinformatics (protein structure; genome analysis; transmembrane protein modelling; de novo protein design methods; exploiting grid technology; mathematical modelling of biological processes); financial computing (software engineering; computational statistics and machine learning; mathematical modelling); human centred systems (usability of security and multimedia systems; making sense of information; human error and cognitive resilience); information security (cryptology; digital watermarking; cryptoanalysis; steganography); intelligent systems (knowledge representation and reasoning; machine learning); media futures (digital rights management; information retrieval; computational social science; recommender systems); networks (internet architecture; protocols; mobile networked systems; applications and evolution; high'speed networking); programming principles, verification and logic (logic and the semantics of programs; automated tools for verification and program analysis; produce mathematically rigorous concepts and techniques that aid in the construction and analysis of computer systems; applied logic outreach in artificial intelligence, security, biology, economics); software systems engineering (requirements engineering; software architecture; middleware technologies; distributed systems; software tools and environments; mobile computing); virtual environments (presence, virtual characters; interaction; rendering; mixed reality); vision and imaging science (face recognition; medical image analysis; statistical modelling of colour information; inverse problems and building mathematical models for augmented reality; diffusion tensor imaging).

Course Additional Entry

A minimum of an upper 2nd Class UK Bachelor's degree in a relevant discipline, or an overseas qualification of an equivalent standard; work experience may also be taken into account.

Duration & Attendance Qualification Tuition fees
4 years
Full Time
MPhil £20,900  Academic year. First year overseas fees
4 years
Full Time
MPhil £4,500  Academic year. First year home fees
6 years
Part Time
MPhil £10,450  Academic year. First year overseas fees
6 years
Part Time
MPhil £2,250  Academic year. First year home fees
4 years
Full Time
PhD £20,900  Academic year. First year overseas fees
4 years
Full Time
PhD £4,500  Academic year. First year home fees
6 years
Part Time
PhD £10,450  Academic year. First year overseas fees
6 years
Part Time
PhD £2,250  Academic year. First year home fees