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Professor Rae Earnshaw Scholarship in Big Data Science and Technology

University of Bradford

Location: Bradford
Salary: Not Specified
Hours: Full Time
Contract Type: Fixed-Term/Contract
Placed On: 17th April 2019
Closes: 9th August 2019

The University of Bradford is delighted to announce the Professor Rae Earnshaw Scholarship in Big Data Science and Technology. This programme, delivered by leading academics in their subjects, will deepen your understanding of software development and systems for big data analytics, statistical data analysis, data mining, data privacy and security, data visualisation and exploration. MSc Big Data Science and Technology is accredited by BCS - The Chartered Institute for IT for full CITP (Chartered IT professional) and partial CSci status.

As an MSc student you will join our high quality postgraduate taught and research team that includes other MSc and PhD students, post-doctoral researchers and academic staff. You will also have opportunities to attend our long-standing research seminars and industry talks organised by the research groups, and benefit from the successful AAA (Advanced Automotive Analytics) Research Institute, the Cyber Security Interdisciplinary Centre, the Digital Health Enterprise Zone, the Internet of Things lab and Computing Enterprise Centre’s industry inspired and research projects in Big Data, Open Data, Smart Cities and Internet of Things. We partner with top Smart Cities in Europe in research and knowledge transfer projects, such as the European North Sea Interreg SCORE: Smart Cities + Open data RE-use that will offer you opportunities to develop your dissertation for cutting edge big data challenges within an international top collaborative environment. For example, this year’s student project portfolio processed data from NHS Bradford Trusts, Bradford Metropolitan City Council, Digital Health Enterprise Zone, British Geological Survey and the British Library, stock market as well as open data, AAA Research Institute and international research projects (such as EC SEURAT-1 COSMOS). The University of Bradford is also offering comprehensive doctoral training programme. 

Eligibility Criteria

  • Self-funding UK students paying Home fees (from England, Northern Ireland, Scotland and Wales).
  • The successful candidate will have at least a 2:1 degree in a relevant topic and will be registered for the MSc Big Data Science and Technology programme to start in September 2019. 
  • The criteria for the awarding of scholarships are based on academic excellence, those with the best potential to succeed, and financial need.
  • Scholarships are awarded to the students who submit the best statements on the application form as judged by the panel. The panel decision is final.

Applicable Courses

This scholarship is available to eligible students who have applied to the MSc Big Data Science and Technology course at the University of Bradford.

How to apply

Please complete the application form below and return it to the address at the end of the application form, or you can email it to scholarships@bradford.ac.uk 

For informal enquiries please contact the MSc Big Data Science and Technology programme leader Dhaval Thakker.

   
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