Department of Computer Science Excellence scholarships

Available to UK and EU MSc candidates, for entry in September 2015


We are offering 4  Scholarships worth 4,000 to UK/EU offer holders for the courses listed below with a record of excellent academic achievement. These scholarships will be awarded at the discretion of the department's Postgraduate Tutor. Please note that the closing date for applying for this is 30 June 2015. 

Successful nominees will be notified by the end of July 2015. Nominees then have 1 week to respond to this notification. If the nominee has not responded within 1 week, or if they decline the funding, a reserve candidate will be contacted. If you haven't been contacted by the end of August 2015, please assume that your application was unsuccessful. 

The scholarships may be held alongside other scholarships, studentships, awards or bursaries. However, nominees must declare whether they are in receipt of other sources of funding.

Recipients of the scholarship will receive the award in the form of a 4,000 discount from their tuition fees.

Successful candidates will be asked to write a short piece at the end of their degree, reflecting on their experiences at UCL and how the scholarship assisted them.

Eligibility requirements:

- This scholarship is open to UK/EU domiciled students*

*defined as country of ordinary residence.

- All applicants of this scholarship are required to hold a valid offer for entry onto one of the following MSc degree programmes for the September 2015 intake and have accepted their offer. 

  • MSc Business Analytics
  • MSc Computational Statistics and Machine Learning
  • MSc Computer Graphics, Vision and Imaging
  • MSc Computer Science
  • MSc Financial Risk Management
  • MSc Financial Systems Engineering
  • MSc Information Security
  • MSc Machine Learning
  • MSc Software Systems Engineering
  • MSc Networked Computer Systems
  • MSc Web Science and Big Data Analytics

Please note that this scholarship is not available for the MSc ICT Innovation course.

- All applications for the scholarship must be received by 30 June 2015.

How to Apply:

Students must fill in the application for at the following link:

Application Form


If you have any further questions regarding the scholarship, please contact

Department of Computer Science, UCL (University College London)
Malet Place, London WC1E 6BT, UK
Phone: 020 7679 7214 (+44 20 7679 7214)
Fax: 020 7387 1397 (+44 20 7387 1397)