Postgraduate Research Degrees in Computer Engineering
The Department of Computer Engineering is accepting applications for Postgraduate Research Programmes in relevant fields. The research-based degrees offered by the Faculty of Engineering are Master of Philosophy (M.Phil.) and Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D.). Postgraduate research programmes are based entirely on research and completion of a dissertation under the guidance of one or more supervisors.
Minimum Duration
Full Time
Part Time
2 years
3 years
3 years
4.5 years
Research Areas Includes:
    • Bio Computing
    • Complex Reactive Systems and Process Automation
    • Computer Architecture and Embedded Systems
    • Cryptography and Network Security
    • Formal Models and Verification
    • High Performance Computing
    • Image Processing and Computer Vision
    • Interfacing, Instrumentation, Data Acquisition and System Automation
    • Internet of Things (IoT)
    • Machine Learning and Data Mining
    • Operating Systems and VM Monitors
    • Parallel and Distributed Systems
    • Software Defined Networks (SDN)
    • Wearable Computing and Brain Computer Interfacing (BCI)
    • Wireless Networks and Wireless IP Cores
Entry Requirement:
                        Check the Center for Engineering Research and Postgraduate Studies (CERPS) website.
Register for a course:


    Dr. Upul Jayasinghe (

       Postgraduate Coordinator, Department of Computer Engineering

    Department of Computer Engineering:

       Centre for Engineering Research and Postgraduate Studies (CERPS):