The University of Southampton

Postgraduate PhD

As a PhD student in Electronics and Computer Science, you will be part of world-leading research as it happens. The largest and most distinguished School of its kind in the UK, ECS has a worldwide reputation for its research, education and enterprise.

We are committed to providing a positive and inclusive working environment for all so that everyone is given the opportunity and support to achieve their full potential.


Electronics and Computer Science (ECS) is the leading university department of its kind in the UK

How to apply

We would like to encourage you to make your application to us on-line

ECS PhD programmes

Discover the range of research programmes offered at ECS and chose the one to match your interests

Graduate School

The Graduate School in Electronics and Computer Science aims to support you throughout your time undertaking PhD research

PhD fees and funding

As a PhD student you will need to pay annual tuition fees to the University but there are various you could secure funding to cover these costs

ECS people

Search and browse for staff in Electronics and Computer Science


ECS postgraduate brochure, view, download and order a copy


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Future Worlds startup accelerator

uture Worlds is a unique and vibrant startup network at the University of Southampton which helps nurture aspiring entrepreneurs and cutting-edge technologies