University of Birmingham DeepMind Scholarships for International Students

University of Birmingham DeepMind Scholarships for International Students

The School of Computer Science, University of Birmingham is thrilled to announce six scholarships generously funded by DeepMind, that are open to applicants currently holding either a conditional offer or unconditional offer for the MSc Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning to apply for.

The University of Birmingham, with support from DeepMind, is committed to increasing accessibility to and enhancing diversity of underrepresented groups in computer science. The MSc Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning is a fantastic opportunity for students with a passion and interest in AI to pursue an exciting and rewarding career.

AI systems are becoming ever-more embedded in our lives, and ensuring diversity in expertise is essential to make sure they are fair for our entire society.

These scholarships will enable talented students to take the next step towards fulfilling their ambitions of a career in some of the most innovative and sought-after areas of industry and research.

Eligibility Criteria

  • Applicants wishing to apply for the scholarship should meet one OR both of the following criteria:

  • Identify as female OR Identify as Black African, Black Caribbean or other Black ethnicity.

    Applicants must also:

  • Be able to demonstrate (if required) that they would not be able to take up the offer of admission without financial assistance

  • Have already received a conditional/unconditional offer to study the MSc Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning at the University of Birmingham

  • Be ordinarily resident in the UK
    and would be classified as UK for fee paying purposes, OR be classed as an international student for fee paying purposes

  • Applications will be considered by a selection panel at the School of Computer Science and shortlisted based on the above eligibility categories, and providing any additional supporting documentation and evidence (if required).

    The DeepMind scholarship offer may be ‘conditional’ until academic offer conditions are met in full (provision of academic results, outstanding offer conditions, etc.).

    Scholarship Worth

  • The three International scholarships available are valued at £52,565. The value of the scholarship is applied against:

  • International tuition fees – £27,540
    A maintenance grant of £19,345 (to use for living costs), paid in instalments over the duration of the course

  • Funding of up to £2,200 to attend an international conference in the field of AI and/or Machine Learning during the course as well as £1,700 towards purchase of essential equipment (suitable laptop etc.).

    How to Apply

    For more information and job application details, see; University of Birmingham DeepMind Scholarships for International Students

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