Apply for 2020

COVID-19 advice for applicants and offer holders.

Application Deadlines - 15 May 2020 Update

Our May Recruitment Workshop has passed. However, we are currently reviewing our available funding and will soon confirm whether we will offer another recruitment workshop this summer.

The programme will close once all available places and studentships are filled, but if you are interested in submitting an application for 20/21, please contact us  to register your interest and for further information.


Professor Awais Rashid explains who can apply for the programme

Entry Requirements

Applicants must hold/achieve a minimum of an upper-second class honours degree (or international equivalent) in a relevant discipline including (but not limited to): computer science, psychology, management, electrical and electronics engineering, civil engineering, criminology and social sciences.

The most critical requirement is a passion for cyber security and the desire to make our connected world secure and hence safe.

Candidates should be willing to work across disciplinary boundaries and inform their research from different disciplinary perspectives.

English language requirements

Applicants whose first language is not English, and whose full undergraduate degree was not taught in an English-speaking country, must hold/achieve a minimum score in an approved English language test as specified in Profile B of the University's English Language Requirements Policy.

Please read the further information about English language requirements and conditions of offer.

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