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Professor Rae Earnshaw Scholarship in Internet of Things (IoT)

Full-time: available
Part-time: not available
Prospective PG students (inc. current UG): available
Current PG students: not available
Entry year: 2018/19
Undergraduate: not available
Postgraduate taught: available
Postgraduate research: not available
1 scholarship available
Application deadline: 3 August 2018

About the scholarship

The University of Bradford is offering the Professor Rae Earnshaw Scholarship in Internet of Things (IoT) for an outstanding, self-funding candidate paying Home/EU fees, who has registered for our MSc Internet of Things (IoT) programme for September 2018 start.

This programme, delivered by leading academics in their subjects, will deepen your understanding of all the relevant IoT areas, including sensors, communication, data engineering, data/cloud storage, big data analytics, cyber security and visualisation. This unique full-time Master's programme is designed by experts in the field with wealth of R & D experience in IoT to address shortage of professionally qualified IoT specialists.

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:

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 IoT challenges within an international top collaborative environment. The University of Bradford is also offering comprehensive doctoral training programme.

Emeritus Professor Rae Earnshaw is a leading scientist with the University of Bradford who is donating the scholarship to cover the cost of the tuition fee at Home/EU level in the Postgraduate Computer Science specialism area. The University of Bradford continues to be a pioneer in the area of Computer Science within higher education in the UK, offering a wide spread of courses at an undergraduate and postgraduate level as well as undertaking research that creates a positive impact to society and academia.

Eligibility criteria

The criteria for selection are academic excellence 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.

The successful candidate will have at least a 2:1 degree in a relevant topic. They will be a self-funding UK and EU student registered for the MSc Internet of Things (IoT) programme to start in September 2018.

Applicable courses

Eligible countries

  • Anguilla
  • Austria
  • Belgium
  • Bermuda
  • British Antarctic Territories
  • British Indian Ocean Territory
  • British Virgin Islands
  • Bulgaria
  • Cayman Islands
  • Croatia
  • Cyprus (European Union)
  • Czech Republic
  • Denmark
  • England
  • Estonia
  • Falkland Islands (Malvinas)
  • Finland
  • France
  • French Guiana
  • Germany
  • Gibraltar
  • Greece
  • Hungary
  • Ireland, the Republic of
  • Italy
  • Latvia
  • Lithuania
  • Luxembourg
  • Malta
  • Martinique
  • Mayotte (French Territorial Collectivity)
  • Montserrat
  • Netherlands
  • Northern Ireland
  • Pitcairn, Henderson, Ducie and Oenno Islands
  • Poland
  • Portugal
  • Romania
  • Scotland
  • Slovakia
  • Slovenia
  • Spain
  • St Helena, Ascension and Tristan da Cunha
  • Sweden
  • Turks & Caicos Islands
  • Wales

Payment amount & frequency

The scholarship covers full tuition fees for the applicable course (£7,960).

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, along with your University of Bradford candidate number.

Closing date: 3 August 2018.

Find out more

For informal enquiries please contact our scholarships team, or the MSc Internet of Things (IoT) programme leader Dr Dhaval Thakker.

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