School of Informatics

Research Grant-Funded Scholarships

Most of our scholarship funding is not earmarked for specific areas. An exception is the following areas, for which grant-funded scholarships are available:

Studentship in Metagenomics.

Developing metagenomic approaches to study the aetiology, pathogenesis and prevalence of Bovine Respiratory Disease (BRD).

Two industrial CASE studentships

Information on Two PhD CASE Studentships.

PhD Studentship in Software Testing and Quality Metrics

Applications are invited for a PhD studentship in testing concurrent programs and defining quality metrics for them. The PhD is fully funded for three years at UK/EU student fee level. The project will be supervised by Ajitha Rajan of the School of Informatics at the University of Edinburgh. The project will be in collaboration with Facebook, UK.

The Reformation Algorithm for Conceptual Change in Knowledge Representation

The Centre for Intelligent Systems & their Applications (CISA) has pioneered mechanisms for representational change driven by reasoning failures. The Institute is particularly interested in going beyond belief revision to encompass changes of concepts, i.e., the language in which the beliefs are represented.