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PhD Scholarship Opportunities in Machine Learning

ML-Labs, the SFI Centre for Research training in Machine Learning, is seeking applications to join the PhD programme in September 2021 from talented graduates with an interest in machine learning research. Up to 35 places are available in two tracks. 

Apply now for a scholarship starting in Sept 2021 

Application deadline: Friday 5th February 2021 5pm GMT

Details of the scholarship and online application form are available on the centre website:


The minimum requirements for entry into the programme are:

  • 2.1 grade (or equivalent) in an undergraduate or postgraduate degree in computer science, maths, engineering or similar technical discipline;
  • Strong programming ability;
  • Non-native English speakers require at least IELTS 6.5 (with at least 6 in all components) or equivalent (further details on equivalence of tests are available HERE). At the application stage it is not mandatory to upload the English test. Applicants that have not provided proof of IELTS test in the application will be asked to send the document if they are invited to an interview.

Published Dec 18th 2020

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