Data Lab Masters Scholarships

Description

The University has been awarded funding to support 8 postgraduate taught places in MSc Data Analytics and 6 postgraduate taught places in MSc Urban Analytics (with the proviso that numbers may change in May when the Data Lab receive confirmation from the funding sources). The Data Lab funded places, supported by the Scottish Funding Council and European Social Fund are available for entry in September 2021, and are awarded on a competitive basis. The Data Lab funding covers tuition fees. You may also wish to investigate additional living costs funding options which are available to students undertaking postgraduate taught study.

To be eligible students must:

  • hold a conditional or unconditional offer for the Urban Analytics postgraduate taught programme
  • be a permanent resident of Scotland for at least 3 years prior to the start of the programme on 1 August (i.e., living in Scotland for a purpose other than studying) OR
  • be a non-UK applicant with indefinite leave to remain in the UK and permanently domiciled in Scotland for a purpose other than education for 3 years prior to the start of the programme on 1 August. EU citizens who have not received pre-settlement status are no longer eligible to apply. For more guidance on eligibility please refer to:http://www.sfc.ac.uk/web/FILES/eu/SFC_Brexit_Update.pdf

Eligible countries/regions

  • Scotland

Value

Full tuition fees

How to apply

There is no separate application form.

For MSc Data Analytics funded places: All eligible applicants who are holding an offer of a place by 31st May 2021, will be considered. Decisions will be communicated to applicants by 31st August 2021. Please apply using the University of Glasgow’s online application system.

For MSc Urban Analytics funded places: All eligible applicants who are holding an offer of a place by 31st July 2021, will be considered. Decisions will be communicated to applicants by mid-August. Please apply using the University of Glasgow’s online application system.

Assessment criteria

Funded places are allocated by the course convener of each programme or an academic panel within each subject/programme. Assessment will be based on the quality of the application, specifically your prior record of academic achievement. The academic panel may request extra supporting documents from the candidates at later stage.

For more information on MSc Data Analytics funded places please contact maths-stats-pgenquiries@glasgow.ac.uk

For more information on MSc Urban Analytics funded places please contact Qunshan.Zhao@glasgow.ac.uk