About the PhD Computer Science

PhD in Computer Science aims to carry out cutting edge research in the field of Computer Science, gaining recognition for it and maintaining social and corporate networks in the field of study. The IBA Faculty of Computer Science (FCS) offers PhD programs in the following areas: Artificial Intelligence and Cognitive Robotics, Wireless and Mobile Communications, Social Computing, Operations Research, Management Information System, Numerical Analysis and Computing, Multimedia and Web and Human Computer Interaction.

The FCS PhD program aims at encouraging graduate students who can make a significant contribution to their field through original research. By being a part of this program, students will get an opportunity to establish linkages with international researchers, publish scholarly articles and attend reputed conferences worldwide in the selected discipline. Students' quantitative and qualitative research capabilities will be polished and interdisciplinary research along with interaction with the local industry will always be encouraged.

The FCS PhD program motivates independence and originality of thought in the research process. The program requires a residency of at least two years, where students are expected to complete a specially designed program comprising of advanced courses. During the residency program students are expected to attach themselves to a supervisor in their field of specialization. Students also avail a full teaching/research assistantship which comprises of an attractive monthly stipend and full tuition fee waiver.