PhD in Information and Communication Technology


£6150 per year


2-6 years

Developing your career

This research programme leading up to the award of a PhD in information and communication technology (ICT) aims for successful completion of a course of supervised investigation with the outcome of an original/independent critical thinking contributing to new knowledge in ICT. The programme curriculum is designed to prepare you for high-end careers in the ICT industry. You will work under individual supervision to develop leading expertise in the area of your choice, and taught courses will support your learning to help you reach your maximum potential. With guidance of expert academics, you will undertake rigorous research-related activities such as presenting in conferences and publishing in journals, leading up to viva voce and writing up your thesis.

Our partnership with the Management and Science University (MSU) Malaysia gives you the opportunity to study on one of MSU's degrees in the UK. This Degree is validated and accredited by the government of Malaysia and offered under license from MSU to AISR. MSU is one of the top 541 Universities in the world (out of over 28,000 universities worldwide) and all their undergraduate and postgraduate qualifications are recognised in the UK as UK NARIC has signed an MoC with the Malaysian Qualifications Agency. All students will have the opportunity to travel to Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia for the graduation ceremony. What an excellent opportunity!!!

You will be studying with AISR at our Londonderry campus in the UK for the duration of your degree programme and graduate in Malaysia.

Progression Opportunities

Career Prospects

  • Academia

  • Research and Development

  • Consulting

Key Benefits

  • Start Your 360° Experience - At AISR, everything we do is focused on making sure that you are well-positioned academically, practically, professionally and socially for the future. The focus on problem solving, critical thinking and real-world experiences mean you will be ready for work equipped with skills that employers are looking for.

  • Ethical Approach to Education - You will be supported throughout the entire program, and also after graduation. From the very beginning of your studies, our experts will organise a series of career activities including workshops, group sessions and individual coaching. You will be taught the full guided learning requirements.

  • Trust in Proven Quality - Faculty members and experts are carefully selected, highly experienced lecturers and specialists bringing their international expertise to our quality education:


ASIC (Accreditation Service for International Schools,  Colleges and Universities) accredited


  • Best Biomedical Education Specialist 2018 by the Global Health and Pharma, International Life Sciences Awards 2018

  • Best Private STEM College in UK 2019

Learn from Highly Experienced Experts

This program aims to bring together the insights of superior lecturers with international experience providing students with a global perspective. The Academy's superior lecturers bring their own unique perspectives and experiences to the table

How can AISR help? 

AISR offers flexible payments, quality education and blended learning. Our supportive environment provides careers advice, mock interviews and mathematics support (if maths is part of your studies). You can access resources on the go and and at home, making it easier to study around your other commitments.

If you are not ready for undergraduate level study, our Access Science could be exactly what you are looking for.

Entry Requirements

Prospective applicants must have at least a Master’s degree or an equivalent qualification approved by MSU Senate.

What will i study?

  • Advanced Research Methodology

  • Quantitative Methods for Computer Science

  • Graduate Seminar

  • Thesis Writing


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Take control! You have the power to change your life! Start your course now and put yourself ahead of the race!

£6150 per year

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