OfS Scholarships for MSc Data Science

Eligible for new applicants onto the MSc Data Science course from underrepresented groups.

About the bursary

These scholarships are funded by the Office for Students and are intended to increase the proportions of traditionally underrepresented groups in Data Science and Artificial Intelligence (AI). They are worth £10k per successful applicant and are to be used for course fees and equipment.

Eligibility and how to apply

Scholarships will be prioritised for black, female and disabled students. Additional availability may extend to:

  • students from areas of the UK where young people are less likely to go on to higher education (POLAR quintiles 1 and 2)
  • care experienced students
  • estranged students
  • Gypsy, Roma, Traveller students
  • refugees
  • children from military families, veterans and partners of military personnel.

International students are eligible to apply, though we will be prioritising UK nationals. 

Applicants first need to have completed an application to the MSc Data Science course and obtained a UWE Welcome ID. 

Please email the course leader Paul Matthews on paul2.matthews@uwe.ac.uk if you have questions about your suitability for the degree.

Apply online for scholarships covering September 2022 entry. Applications will open on Friday 25 March 2022 and close on Friday 5 August 2022 at 17:00 BST.