Postgraduate research opportunities

Mathematics and Computer Science at Exeter maintains an international reputation for research and we continue to invest in top-quality academics and research students to enhance this expertise. Current postgraduate research studentship opportunities are listed on our studentships webpage.

Why study postgraduate Mathematics and Computer Science at Exeter?

  • £3 million investment in new academic and student facilities
  • Research expertise in climate modelling and statistics; control and dynamics; systems biology; astrophysical fluid flows; number theory; robotics; machine learning; and multi-objective optimisation 
  • A truly interdisciplinary approach to scientific research
  • Wide range of exciting and high-impact research projects
  • Strong links with external organisations including Motorola, Mouchel and the Met Office in Exeter, including three joint professorships researching weather and climate system modelling

Postgraduate research projects

In addition to the projects listed, we encourage interested applicants to browse our research pages for areas of our research they are interested in and to contact the members of academic staff concerned.

Find out more about MSc by Research, MPhil or PhD in Computer Science


To apply for an MPhil or PhD in Computer Science please visit our central postgraduate study site.