The School of Computer Science, University of Birmingham is thrilled to announce three scholarships, generously funded by DeepMind, that are open to applicants currently holding either a conditional offer or unconditional offer for the Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning.

The University of Birmingham, with support from DeepMind, is committed to increasing accessibility to and enhancing diversity of underrepresented groups in computer science.


The MSc Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning is a fantastic opportunity for students with a passion and interest in AI to pursue an exciting and rewarding career. AI systems are becoming ever-more embedded in our lives, and ensuring diversity in expertise is essential to make sure they are fair for our entire society.

This scholarship will enable talented students to take the next step towards fulfilling their ambitions of a career in some of the most innovative and sought-after areas of industry and research.

Eligibility criteria for the Deepmind master’s international scholarship

  • Identify as female OR Identify as Black African, Black Caribbean, or other Black ethnicity.
  • They must also be able to demonstrate that they would not be able to take up the offer of admission without financial assistance.
  • Have already received a conditional/unconditional offer to study the MSc in Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning at the University of Birmingham; and
  • Be ordinarily resident in the UK and would be classified as the UK for fee-paying purposes.

How to Apply

Applications are now being accepted through our online form.  Please only make an application once you have received a conditional/unconditional offer, as we cannot consider you until you hold one.

The deadline for applying is 30 June 2022.

Applications will be considered by a selection panel at the School of Computer Science throughout August 2022 based on the following criteria:

  • Already holding a conditional or unconditional offer for the MSc Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning.
  • Meeting the eligibility categories.
  • Providing additional supporting documentation and evidence (if required).

Successful recipients will be selected on the basis of:

  • Content of application.
  • Confirmation of eligibility (as specified in criteria and supported by any required evidence).

The DeepMind scholarship offer may be ‘conditional’ until academic offer conditions are met (provision of academic results, outstanding offer conditions, etc.).

Eligible Countries: International

Type: Postgraduate degree

Value of Award:  £47,680

Number of Awards: Three

Method of Application: Interested students can apply for the course of their choice either via UCAS or the online application portal of the university.

Application Deadline: July 30, 2022

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