CONSUS PhD Positions at University College Dublin, Ireland, 2018

University College Dublin Scholarships
CONSUS PhD Positions at University College Dublin, Ireland, 2018

CONSUS PhD Positions at University College Dublin, Ireland, 2018

Scholarship Description: The University College Dublin (UCD), together with Origin Enterprises Plc is establishing a new research programme, for a four-year period to study in Ireland.

Scholarship Provider: University College Dublin (UCD) is one of Europe’s leading research-intensive universities. It is Ireland’s largest and most diverse university with over 30,000 students, drawn from approximately 124 countries. It actively promotes university life as a journey of intellectual and personal discovery through its highly innovative and flexible UCD Horizons undergraduate curriculum and is the most popular destination for Irish school-leavers.

Applicants whose first language is not English are usually required to provide evidence of proficiency in English at the higher level required by the University.

Degree Level: Studentships are available to pursue PhD programme

Available Subject: Studentship is awarded­ in Data Analytics, Data Mining and Machine Learning for Data-Driven Agriculture at University College Dublin, Ireland.

Scholarship Benefits: The scholarship is for a four-year period, and offers a tax-free stipend of €18,000 per annum, plus an annual contribution to tuition fees of €5,500 per annum.

Eligible Nationalities: International students are eligible to apply.

Eligibility Criteria: To be eligible for this scholarship you must meet the following requirements:

  • First or upper second class honors Bachelor’s Degree and/or Master’s Degree in Computer Science or a relevant subject.
  • Applicants who are expected to finish their relevant degree in the summer of 2018 are welcome to apply.
  • Applicants must satisfy the UCD Minimum Language Requirements.

Application Procedure: Please send your CV (maximum length 5 pages including names and contact details of three referees), a covering letter outlining your suitability for the role (maximum 2 pages), and an example of your writing (publication, thesis, report, dissertation, etc.). Applications should be sent by email to Grainne Ní Nualláin ( and include the following text in the subject line: “CONSUS Ph.D. Application”.

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Deadline: March 23, 2018