The School of Built Environment, Engineering and Computing hosts two research centres working in this research area; Centre for Cybersecurity Innovation (CSI) and Centre for Research In Computer Science and Applications (CRiCSA). The school offers research degrees (Masters by Research) and doctoral research. There are currently 45 registered research students working in the area of computing and there are 7 research staff associated with funded projects and visiting researchers.
Research in this area covers a variety of topics and application areas. The topics include HCI, artificial intelligence, machine learning, cybersecurity, networks, and image and video processing.