Postgraduate Computer Science at Swansea


See below for some of the main reasons why you might like to study Computer Science here!

EPSRC-funded PhD Studentship


  • 3.5 year studentship funded by an EPSRC Doctoral Training Partnership
  • requires a first-class or 2.1 Bachelor degree in Computer Science or a cognate discipline
  • starting date 1st October 2015 or 1st January 2016
  • only UK residents eligible, in general
  • covers Home/EU tuition fees
  • tax-free stipend £14,057 per annum for UK students
  • £500 per annum allowance for summer schools, conferences, workshops, …

Please check the full details of this studentship before applying.

Application closing date: Friday 15th May 2015

The Department

  • Highest percentage of top-class researchers of any Computer Science department in Wales – and only 12 in the UK have higher.
  • 70% of the research activity assessed as world-leading or internationally-excellent.
  • Friendly staff, committed to the highest standards.
  • A university with high success rate, low drop-out rate, and excellent student support.
  • Swansea's Library spends more per student on books and other resources than any other university in Wales, and most in the UK.
Three Cliffs

The subject

  • Computer Science is at the cutting edge of modern technology, and is developing rapidly.
  • Swansea Computer Science graduates enjoy excellent employment prospects.
  • Computer Science now plays a part in almost every aspect of our lives - science, engineering, the media, entertainment, travel, commerce and industry, public services and the home.
Aerial view

The location

  • A spectacular location, next to the beach and set within a vast park.
  • Next to the beaches and scenery of Gower.
  • Three Cliffs Bay (left) is only 15 minutes away, and is only one of many beaches.
  • A city with a vibrant social and cultural life and expanding high-tech industries.
  • A Campus University, surrounded by parkland.
Three Cliffs castle image

Postgraduate Degrees

Taught Masters

Research Masters

Higher Research Degrees