OfS RAISE Scholarship for MSc Artificial Intelligence

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If you have applied to the MSc Artificial Intelligence course you may be eligible for OfS Scholarship. This is designed to support learners from under-represented backgrounds enter the field of AI.

APPLICATIONS ARE OPEN

How to apply

What is the OfS scholarship?

The Office for Students (OfS) scholarship is designed to support learners from under-represented backgrounds enter the field of AI. It covers the full tuition fee for the course, but does not exclude applicants from also applying for the Postgraduate Loan if they need support for accommodation costs and living expenses. We have a limited number of scholarships so applicants are encouraged to find alternative means to fund their studies in case they aren’t successful.

Who is eligible?

Scholarships will be prioritised for black, female and disabled students, who are UK nationals. They may also be available for:

  • 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. 

If you have any concerns or questions about eligibility please get in touch with us at msc-ai@bcu.ac.uk

When is the closing date to apply?

The scholarship panel meet in June and late August to decide on recipients so applying earlier gives the best chance of being put forwards.

How to apply

Once you’ve applied for the MSc Artificial Intelligence course you need to let the team know during your interview that you want to be considered. We will then process the application on your behalf based on your circumstances so that those who would benefit the most from the funds are supported.