Call for Master's thesis scholarships 2018-19

Degree Programme in Computer Science and Engineering (CSE) is built on world-class research in various fields of information technology including machine vision, biomedical engineering, intelligent information analysis, information security and ubiquitous Internet. The research is carried out in three units: Biomimetics and Intelligent Systems Group (BISG), Center for Machine Vision and Signal Analysis (CMVS), and Center for Ubiquitous Computing (UBICOMP).

CSE research units offer scholarships of 3000 € for Master’s thesis works starting during the academic year 2018-19. The scholarships are aimed for M.Sc. (Eng.) students of the University of Oulu enrolled in either the Degree Programme in Computer Science and Engineering or Master's Programme in Biomedical Engineering ( Master of Science (Technology)).

To be eligible to apply the scholarship, applicant must satisfy the following conditions:

1.  The applicant has obtained at least 55 credit points during the academic year 2017-2018 (by 31.7.2018).

2.  The applicant has not previously received any financial support for the Master’s thesis work.

BISG, CMVS and UBICOMP are committed to offering an inspiring Master’s thesis topic and high-quality supervision to the scholarship awardees as well as facilities for conducting the research.

Submit your electronic application via email together with the CV, the latest transcript of records, and a motivation letter describing your research interests (preferred thesis topic, research unit, supervisor, etc.) to Dr. Anja Keskinarkaus (Anja.Keskinarkaus(a) by 30 November 2018. The subject field of the email should be Application for Master's thesis scholarship 2019. Attachments must be in a pdf format and the following naming convention should be used: Motivation_familyname_firstname, CV_familyname_firstname, Transcript_familyname_firstname.

The decisions will be made in early December. The scholarship is paid after the applicant’s Master’s thesis topic application has been processed and approved by the Degree Programme Committee, but not before January 15, 2019.


Last updated: 29.10.2018