PhD Studentships in IT, Systems Sciences and Software Engineering
Available from 1st October 2020
The School of Computing & Communications invites applications for full-time PhD studentships starting on 1st October 2020. Project proposals are sought in the following areas:
• Artificial Intelligence
• Natural Language Processing
• Human-Centred Computing
• Software Engineering
A list of project topics can be found online at:
These studentships are for three years and cover fees, a stipend (£15,009 per annum) and an annual research allowance. The successful candidates will be based at The Open University's campus in Milton Keynes, which combines a friendly and flexible working environment with exceptional research and computing facilities.
How to apply
Please review the list of project topics and get in touch with the named contact to get more information and support with developing your project proposal. For detailed information on how to apply go to:
or contact the studentship support staff member at:
Email [email protected] / Phone +44 (0)1908 654762
All applications are assessed as to their quality, fit with The Open University's research priorities and the availability of supervisors in the relevant field.
Closing date: 17:00 (UK time) on Tuesday, 31st March 2020
Interviews: To be held online between 1st and 30th April 2020
Equal Opportunity is University Policy
Some or all of the PhD opportunities in this programme have funding attached. It is available to citizens of a number of European countries (including the UK). In most cases this will include all EU nationals. However full funding may not be available to all applicants and you should read the full programme details for further information.