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PhD Open Day
Mon 12 December 2016, 12:00 – 16:00 GMT
IS A PHD THE RIGHT OPTION FOR YOU?
You are invited to find out if it is at our event on Monday 12 December at 12 noon in our Computer Science Building.
You will have the opportunity to hear about the opportunities on offer and enjoy some lunch with your fellow students
Provides you with the opportunity to stay on at University to earn while you learn in a friendly, supportive environment
Gives you the enjoyment of flexibility that independent study brings
Allows you to do something you want to do, not something that someone needs you to do
Enables you to become and expert with the support of experts
Can provide you with tax-free funding of at least £14,000 (2015/16 figure) with possible top-ups from external companies and payment for demonstrating
The ability to demand higher earnings when entering the job market
12.00 Parallel sessions will take place across our newly-refurbished Computer Science Building
You will hear about the research that goes on within the Centre/Cluster and about the PhD opportunities on offer. A current PhD student will talk about what life is like as a PhD candidate. You will also be able to hear from someone who completed their PhD talking about life after their studies.
1.00 Meet for pizza in the foyer of the Computer Science Building
Here you will have the opportunity to meet other students and also be able to discuss your potential opportunities with us in person.