General applications for our PhD programmePlease read about studying for a PhD at CSTR if you would like to apply to us with your own research proposal.
- Some possible topics of research in CSTR (this list is part of a longer list covering many areas of language and speech processing)
PhD Studentships in Data ScienceOther fully funded PhD studentships available in speech technology and NLP as part of the new UKRI Centre for Doctoral Training in Natural Language Processing. This is a 4-year PhD programme that includes MSc-level coursework, and so is suitable for students coming directly from a Bachelor's degree. Funded by UKRI, the University of Edinburgh, and industry partners.
Masters ProgrammesThere are several Masters' programmes which act as excellent preparation for speech and language research.
- The MSc in Speech and Language Processing is ideal preparation for a PhD in any area of speech or language processing.
- The MSc in Informatics is also an excellent way to prepare for PhD study in these areas.
We occasionally offer internships in CSTR. These are mainly for PhD students at other institutions, but we do consider undergraduate and Masters applicants. Opportunities change every year, so please contact us for more information.