PhD Scholarship Programme for European, the Middle East, and African Citizens at Cambridge University, UK 2012
Study Subject(s):Computational Science , Computer-Mediated Living , Constraint Reasoning ,Machine Learning and Perception , Online Services and Advertising , Programming Principles and Tools , Systems and Networking
Scholarship Provider: Microsoft Research
Scholarship can be taken at: UK
Only PhD supervisors should apply. If their project is selected, the supervisor has up to one year to find the best possible student for the project. We usually consider only one application per university department or per laboratory of a national research institution.Only applications from institutions in Europe, the Middle East, and Africa will be considered.
For an application to be considered, the proposed research must be closely related to the research carried out at Microsoft Research in Cambridge. These research topics are: Computational Science Computer-Mediated Living Constraint Reasoning Machine Learning and Perception Online Services and Advertising Programming Principles and Tools Systems and Networking
Scholarship Open for International Students: Yes
Scholarship Open for Students of Following Countries: Europe, the Middle East, and Africa
Scholarship Description: The Microsoft Research PhD Scholarship Programme in EMEA (Europe, Middle East, Africa) was launched in 2004 and has so far supported more than 200 PhD students across the region. Each year by September, PhD supervisors from academic institutions in EMEA submit their proposals for collaborative research projects with Microsoft Research Cambridge. Applications are then peer reviewed and approximately 20 projects are selected for funding. PhD students are appointed to the selected projects and begin their research in the following academic year under the supervision of their academic supervisor, with co-supervision from a researcher at Microsoft Research Cambridge.
How to Apply: Online
Scholarship Application Deadline: 20 September 2012