Scholarships and Student Funding

School of Informatics Scholarships

Around 40 research scholarships are available each year to new postgraduate research students within the School of Informatics.

These include:

  • studentships provided by EPSRC Doctoral Training Centres in Data Science, in Pervasive Parallelism, and in Robotics and Autonomous Systems
  • project studentships assiciated with research grants
  • CASE studentships co-sponsored by industry
  • grants from the School of Informatics, the College of Science and Engineering, and Research Institutes in Informatics
  • doctoral training funds provided by EPSRC, MRC, and ESRC

Funding is also usually available from:

  • Google Doctoral Fellowship Scheme
  • Microsoft Research PhD Scholarship Scheme

Most are full scholarships, paying tuition fees, research costs,and a stipend to cover living expenses.  A small number are partial scholarships, paying tuition fees and research costs and/or a contribution towards living expenses.

To be considered for all available scholarships, applications should be made by 8th December 2017.

Contact: phd-admissions@inf.ed.ac.uk

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