Discover our PhD opportunities. We offer flexible modes of study designed to fit your needs.
Fees and funding
The University allocates around 150 entry awards each year in PhD studentships and bursaries, so there are many ways to access PhD funding.
How we support you
You'll receive support from our Department and the Graduate School, which is the University of Reading's hub for all doctoral activity.
How to apply for a PhD
Find out about our entry requirements and how to select a topic, identify a supervisor, and make your application.
Life in the Department
Find out more about day-to-day life as a PhD student in the Department of Computer Science.
100% of our research impact has been classed ‘outstanding’ or ‘very considerable’ (REF 2021, combining 4* and 3* submissions – Computer Science and Informatics).
Learn about the academics in our Department and find out about their research interests.