The School of Computer Science welcomes highly motivated and well qualified graduates to join us to work towards a doctorate. Our work is regularly presented in international conferences and journals, indicating the high standards we achieve in research. Our research is grouped into the following main themes:Artificial intelligence, Nature-inspired computation, Computing and systems and Theoretical computer science. Our research lies mainly within these themes and their sub-themes. There is a Grouping of academics associated with each sub-theme, but the groupings have a lot of overlap, and there are no formal boundaries.