Apply for 2021

We are currently accepting applications for September 2021 entry.

Application submission deadline for funded places: 
6 January 2021 (GMT 23:59)

Provisional online recruitment workshop dates:       
10 & 11 February 2021

Early application submission is strongly recommended as the programme will close once all available places are filled. Funded places after these dates will be subject to availability of studentships.

Details on our recruitment process can be found in the "How to Apply" section.  

Professor Awais Rashid 

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.

Webinar 26 November

Come meet  Professor Awais Rashid, Dr Laura Smith and  CDT students to discuss  opportunities available in the CDT in Cyber Security (TIPS-at-Scale) at our live webinar 

Thursday 26 November 2020 15:30 - 16:30 (GMT)

Book your place at the live webinar via our registration system.


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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