[Corpora-List] Funded PhD/MSc scholarships available - Queen Mary University of London

Matthew Purver m.purver at qmul.ac.uk
Fri Dec 12 13:40:33 CET 2014

Students with an interest in computational linguistics/NLP welcome:

Ph.D. and M.Sc. Positions: Media & Arts Technology Programme. Queen Mary University of London.

Fully funded scholarships available for September 2015 ~ to apply go to:


Queen Mary University of London (QMUL) is one of the UK's leading research universities, located at the heart of Europe's largest concentration of creative industries. The School of Electronic Engineering and Computer Science (EECS) runs innovative inter-disciplinary research programmes in the science and technologies that are transforming the creative sector. Our aim is to produce MSc and PhD graduates who combine world-class technical and creative skills and who have a unique vision of how digital technology transforms creative possibilities, cultural experiences and social economies.

Up to 10 four year PhD scholarships are offered for 2015 entry (circa 15,863 p.a. including all fees) for direct entry to the PhD programme. Outstanding students on the MSc programme will be able to apply for scholarships to transfer onto the PhD programme at the end of their first year. Awards are available for UK, EU and Overseas candidates.

The deadline for Ph.D. applications in this round is January 31st 2015. M.Sc. applications will be accepted until July 31st. Places are limited so early applications are encouraged.

We welcome applications from outstanding candidates in any discipline but you must be able to demonstrate academic achievement at the level of a first class honours degree and excellent critical and analytic skills.

You should also be able to demonstrate a clear aptitude for interdisciplinary research and engineering, programming or mathematical ability.

See here for details of how to apply and a list of partner companies and organisations where students can undertake advanced placement projects: http://www.mat.qmul.ac.uk

-- Matthew Purver - http://www.eecs.qmul.ac.uk/~mpurver/

Senior Lecturer / Postgraduate Admissions Tutor

Cognitive Science Research Group School of Electronic Engineering and Computer Science Queen Mary, University of London, London E1 4NS, UK

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