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Job opportunities/PhD opportunities

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Faculty of Mathematics Computing and Technology

More on PhDs

  • The OU supports a vibrant research portfolio and fosters research teams who compete with top ranked institutions in the UK and worldwide. The research community is enhanced through collaborations with top ranked institutions in the UK and worldwide. Members of the Computing Department supervise PhD research in a number of areas. You can find out more at the Department of Computing's web pages.​

Knowledge Media Institute

More on PhDs

  • There are Research Studentships in KMi for highly motivated researchers interested in pursuing a Full-time 3 year doctorate under supervision. KMi sees PhD students as critical to its mission, and awards Studentships (£12,600/year tax free for 2007/08), with no additional fees, compulsory examinations or teaching required. Further Information is available about KMI Studentships on the KMI website.

Institute of Educational Technology


Vacancies are available as follows and may include studentships (NB: this automated feed section may also show links to jobs in other areas of the university in this section):