[robotics-worldwide] Scholarships available for MSc Robotics University of Birmingham, UK
m.n.mistry at bham.ac.uk
Tue Apr 30 04:31:42 PDT 2013
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Scholarships available for MSc in Robotics at the University of Birmingham, UK
Scholarships of £5000 are now available for successful applicants to the MSc Robotics programme at the University of Birmingham. This money can be put towards living costs and expenses.
This MSc programme is for graduates from any numerate science or engineering discipline. Students will learn the theory and practice of robotic control, artificial intelligence for robotics, robot vision, robot manipulation and software frameworks for mobile robots and robot manipulators. You will undertake two short projects on current research within the Intelligent Robotics Lab (http://www.cs.bham.ac.uk/go/irlab). We will also arrange industrial placements for our students with leading robotics companies in the region and around the UK. Entrants to the programme should have had some exposure to programming. A pre-semester course in programming for those not adept in C/C++ or Java will be offered.
Apply for entry to the programme here:
To apply for a scholarship you must have completed an application at the URL above by May 7th 2013. In addition by that date you should send your CV and a 300-500 word personal statement on your interest in robotics to Professor Jeremy L Wyatt, jlw at cs.bham.ac.uk (mailto:jlw at cs.bham.ac.uk) and Dr Michael Mistry m.n.mistry at cs.bham.ac.uk (mailto:m.n.mistry at cs.bham.ac.uk).
Scholarship decisions will follow an interview and will be decided on May 25th 2013.
Dr. Michael Mistry
Lecturer in Robotics, University of Birmingham
http://michaelmistry.com || +44 121 414 8477
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