Doctoral Grants in The Department of Information and Communication Technologies at University Pompeu Fabra, 2012/13 Spain
Study Subject(s):Information and Communication Technologies
Scholarship Provider: University of Pompeu Fabra
Scholarship can be taken at: Spain
Eligibility:All first-year Ph.D. students must enroll and pass these two mandatory courses:
-Research seminars. Year-long series of weekly technical talks.
-Presentation of the Ph.D. Thesis Proposal. It consists of a public examination where the student presents his/her thesis proposal to a committee of faculty from the department. While not strictly a course, the student is expected to work on the proposal for the entire year. The examination takes place at the end of the 3rd trimester.Once these courses have been passed, the student is expected to work full-time on his/her thesis.
Scholarship Open for International Students: No
Scholarship Description: The Department of Information and Communication Technologies at Universitat Pompeu Fabra seeks doctoral applications for 2012-13 from talented students with a strong interest in research. Candidates for PhD positions must hold an MsC degree or equivalent. Students will pursue doctoral studies in one of the research areas of the department which include Cognition and Computation, Artificial Intelligence and Theoretical Computer Science, Natural Language Processing, Ubiquitous Computing, Information Retrieval and Data Mining, Cognitive Multimedia Technologies, Image Processing and Computer Vision, Sound and Music Computing, Human-Computer Interaction, Graphics and Educational Technologies, Technologies and Protocols for Wireless Networks, Wireless Communications, Fixed Networks, Computational Neuroscience, Instrumentation and Biomedical Signals, Computational Imaging and Computational Physiology, and Analysis of Biomedical Data.
How to Apply: Online
Scholarship Application Deadline: -First application period: January 17th, 2012 to March 15th, 2012
-Second application period: March 16th, 2012 to May 16th, 2012
-Third application period: May 17th, 2012 to June 29th, 2012