Apply for 2021
We are currently accepting applications for September 2021 entry. We recommend applying early.
Application submission deadline for funded places:
31st March 2021 (GMT 23:59)
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.
Applicants must hold/achieve a minimum of an upper-second class honours degree (or international equivalent) in a relevant discipline including. The Interactive Artificial Intelligence CDT is primarily aimed at students with a first degree in engineering or science and with strong programming skills, but will also consider applicants with suitable skills acquired in employment.
The most critical requirement is a passion for artificial intelligence and the desire to explore and solve societal problems.
Candidates should have strong interpersonal skills, willingness to learn from and teach others, a desire to be an innovative leader in the field and have strong technical abilities (programming and software engineering skills; some level of sophistication in linear algebra, probability, stats, and discrete maths).
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 E of the University's English Language Requirements Policy.
Please read the further information about English language requirements and conditions of offer.