Computer Science PhD

Loughborough University

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Our Department of Computer Science has a dynamic research culture with an international reputation. We are committed to delivering inspiring teaching and cutting-edge research at the forefront of technological innovation.Founded in 1974, we are one of the most well-established university computing departments in the UK with a long track record of developing skilled and highly employable graduates, as well as a reputation for cutting edge research and industry engagement.Based in the recently ... READ MORE

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Full time | Loughborough University | 3 years | APR-21, J..

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Uni rankings

WUSCA student ranking
WUSCA student ranking
These are the 2020 rankings, based on ratings given by past and current students.
1st / 131
CompUniGuide ranking
Complete University Guide Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2021
CompUniGuide subject ranking
Complete University Guide Subject Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2021

Start date and duration

Start date
APR-21, JU...
APR-21, JUL-21, OCT-21
Full Time
3 years

Tuition fees

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More info: Tuition fees for UK students are set by UK Research and Innovation (UKRI) and we expect these to rise from the 2020/21 fee in line with inflation. The fees for 2021/22 are likely to be available in spring 2021 and will be confirmed on our website..

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Latest Computer Science reviews

Computer Science
27 Feb 20

Computer Science BSc (Hons)

Overall, my uni experience couldn't be better and I couldn't recommend Loughborough University anymore. I really like...
25 Jan 20

Information Management and Business Technology MSc

Exceptional - I have had the opportunity to do so many thing outside of my comfort zone that I never would have thought...

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How Computer Science students rated:

Student rating ( 4.6) 91 reviews

5 star 66%
4 star 32%
3 star 2%
2 star 0%
1 star 0%

How all students rated:

Student rating ( 4.6) 2,002 reviews

5 star 65%
4 star 30%
3 star 5%
2 star 0%
1 star 0%
CompUniGuide ranking
Student rating
Loughborough University is in the top 10 of every UK league table, has an award-winning student experience and was voted University of the Year in the Whatuni Student Choice Awards 2018. Our research has impact. We are a top 10 research-led university in England (REF 2014) and we have been awarded seven prestigious Queen’s Anniversary Prizes in recognition of our world-class excellence in areas of service and benefit to the UK – only Oxford has more. In 2019, Loughborough University was nominated in a total of nine WhatUni Student Choice Awards, winning the Accommodation award and ranking top 3 in five other categories. It also won the prestigious University of the Year Whatuni Student Choice Award in 2018. Loughborough University’s achievements spread far and wide and they have cemented their place in the UK top ten.

Where you'll study

Loughborough University

LE11 3TU United Kingdom Nearest train station: Loughborough  1.1 miles away

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