Scholarships & funding opportunities

Data Lab Scholarship for MSc Artificial Intelligence and Applications & MSc Advanced Computer Science with Big Data

With generous funding form the Data Lab, Scottish Funding Council and the European Social Fund, we've 10 scholarships towards tuition fees for the MSc Artificial Intelligence & Applications and MSc Advanced Computer Science with Big Data, September 2019 entry (full-time only).

Applications are open to Scottish and EU students only, and each scholarship will cover the full tuition fee. The application deadline is Friday 26th July 2019.

  • Number of scholarships 10
  • Value Full tuition fee
  • Opens 3 April 2019
  • Deadline 26 July 2019
  • Help with Tuition fees


Applicants who hold an offer to join MSc Artificial Intelligence and Applications or MSc Advanced Computer Science with Big Data are eligible to apply.

Candidates interested in applying for these prestigious scholarships are required to provide a brief statement (up to 300 words) which should clearly articulate their interest in the growing area of artificial intelligence and big data and their reasons for applying for the scholarship.

  • Applicants must have an offer of a place on one of the programmes
  • Strictly open Scottish/EU students only
  • Attendance at Data Lab Events expected
  • You should not already have received Data Lab scholarship funding for an MSc and you should not accept an offer from another Data Lab-funded MSc course in another Scottish university.

Further Information

Further Information

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Please note

Please be advised that this scholarship is administered by Data Lab. If you're successful in your application then some information will be shared with Data Lab. This is a condition of scholarship. Your contact details i.e. name and University email address will be provided by the University toData Lab, for the purposes of administering the MSc course. The ESF Participant Form which you must complete advises that your data will be used by the University for ‘reporting and monitoring purposes and shared with relevant agencies.’ The ‘relevant agencies’ in this instance are Data Lab and the Scottish Funding Council.