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PhD Fellowships at Oslo Metropolitan University in Norway, 2018

OsloMet – Oslo Metropolitan University is inviting applications for 2 PhD fellowships in Computer science to study in Norway. International students are eligible to apply for this fellowship programme.

Course Level: Fellowships are available to pursue PhD programme.

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

  • Master’s degree in Computer Science or Engineering or relevant field with 120 ECTS or equivalent with an average grade of A (best grade) or B within a scale of A-E passing of grades, and Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or Engineering with an average grade of C or higher.
  • Some knowledge/experience in one or more of the following topics: artificial life, artificial intelligence, complex systems, bio-inspired methods.
  • High motivation for the research work described above.
  • Must be fluent in English, both spoken and written.

Desired skills

  • Proficiency in programming in Python and other languages such as C++.
  • Knowledge of artificial neural networks and machine learning frameworks (for example TensorFlow, Keras, or others) will be beneficial.
  • Strong analytical skills.
  • Ability to work independently, take initiative, plan and direct own work, and be goal-oriented.
  • Excellent communication skills and ability to collaborate in interdisciplinary teams.
  • Experience in publishing academic works.
  • Good pedagogical skills (both teaching and supervising) and an interest to further develop as an educator.

Method of Application: You must upload the following documents together with your online application by the final date for the application:

  • Application letter, CV and copies of diplomas/certificates and transcripts.
  • Any publications you wish to be considered (maximum 3), as well as a full list of publications.
  • Names and contact details of at least 2 references.
  • Applicants from non-European countries where English is not the official language must present an official language test report. The following tests can be used as such documentation: TOEFL, IELTS or Cambridge Certificate in Advanced English (CAE) or Cambridge Certificate of Proficiency in English (CPE). Minimum scores are:

Online Application

Scholarship Link

Scholarship Application Deadline: May 24, 2018