University of York is pleased to announce that as part of the to the National Cyber Security Programme, the Department for Culture, Media and Sport (DCMS) is offering bursaries to cover tuition fees for students to undertake the GCHQ-certified MSc course in Cyber Security. The bursary will be focused towards those looking to start a new career in cyber security and help protect the UK's growing digital economy.
Cyber security continues to play an important role in ensuring that the UK is a safe place to do business and continues to be key priority for the Government with a dedicated £1.9 billion investment over 2016-2021 to significantly transform the UK’s cyber security capabilities.
Details of application process to be announced.
A number of departmental studentships are available to candidates enrolling on any full-time taught MSc course in the Department of Computer Science.
The value of each studentship is normally a one-off payment of £5,000.
How to apply:
All Home/EU and Overseas applicants holding an offer of a place on one of our full-time MSc courses for entry in September 2017 are eligible to apply. To apply, download the Postgraduate Scholarship Application Form (MS Word , 38kb) and email the completed form to email@example.com.
You will be assessed on:
• Your academic background.
• Your reasons for applying for your course.
• The reasons why you chose this University and the appeal of York as a UK location.
Closing date: Please return your completed application form to us by Friday 31 March 2017.
Candidates will be notified of the result of their studentship application by the Department by the end of April.
The British Council has announced the GREAT Education scholarships for the year 2017. The total worth of these scholarships is over £1 million. With 198 scholarships on offer, it is a great opportunity for Indian students wishing to make the most of their UK education.
We are proud to be a part of this scheme and we are delighted to offer one postgraduate scholarship to the value of £5250 for 2017 entry.
All applicants from India who are holding conditional or unconditional offers on any of the taught postgraduate courses in the Department of Computer Science are eligible to apply.
To apply for the scholarship, you are required to write a short statement (maximum 400 words) which must include the following:
Your scholarship application statement should be sent in PDF format as an attachment to firstname.lastname@example.org. Please remember to include your full name, your email address and your application number.
Application deadline: 5pm (UK time) on Wednesday 31 May 2017.
Questions about the scholarship? Email us.
If you've completed an undergraduate degree at York you could be eligible for a 10% Masters fee discount. Further details
If you plan to take a postgraduate masters course, you may be able to get a Postgraduate Loan of up to £10,000 to help with course fees and living costs.
Postgraduate Loan (PGL) for masters study will be:
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Professional and Career Development Loans are bank loans that can be used to pay for your studies. You can borrow between £300 to £10,000. Loans are usually offered at a reduced interest rate, with no interest to pay while you're studying.
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This scholarship is for applicants commencing study of any subject (excluding medicine at the Hull York Medical School) at any level as a full-time student at York. The scholarship is worth one-quarter (25%) of the overseas tuition fee for each year of successful study.
The University of York is on the list of approved institutions for the Russian Government Global Education Programme.