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PhD Studentship on Intelligent Network Management

Department of Electrical & Electronic Engineering

Location:  Guildford
Post Type:  Full Time
Advert Placed:  Thursday 21 November 2019
Closing Date:  Tuesday 31 December 2019
Reference:  092419

Requirements and Technical Objectives

We are pleased to announce this studentship on intelligent network management in the context of EPSRC/BT funded NG-CDI project ( Candidates should hold a first or upper-second class Bachelor’s degree and a master’s degree at distinction level (or equivalent experience/qualifications) in Computer Science (preferred) or Electronic Engineering. This PhD position will investigate radical design of future network management technologies with particular focus on intent-based network management.

Studentship Value and Application Process

For a full award, student receives funding for studentship for 3 years (which covers the home or oversea tuitition fees plus a stipend of £15,000p.a). For an application pack and to apply on-line please go to Any informal query can be sent to Prof. Ning Wang (

Applications should include 1) a cover letter; 2) a curriculum vitae; 3) an outline research proposal in the targeted area;  4) contact details of two academic referees; 5) copies of acedemic transcripts and qualification certificates.

Closing date for applications is: 31st of December 2019 and the interview of shortlisted candidates will be carried out in January 2020. It is the intention that successful applicants would commence their programme in April 2020.

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