The Knowledge Media Institute (KMi) is home to internationally recognised researchers in semantic technologies, natural language processing, artificial intelligence and digital libraries. KMi offers students an intellectually challenging environment with exceptional research and computer facilities.
We currently have the following vacancies for full time PhD studentships.
- PhD studentships in the Knowledge Media Institute (2 positions).
Application deadline: 10th April 2017
- Large-scale information extraction from unstructured textual resources (1 position).
Application Deadline: Applicants will be interviewed as soon as possible after they formally apply. This studentship is available until it is filled.
Equal Opportunity is University Policy
How to apply
It is strongly recommended that applicants contact the named contact point for the project of interest to get more information about the project in question. It is also important to read the online prospectus before downloading and completing the 10-page MPhil/PhD application form.
Applications should be sent by email to firstname.lastname@example.org (please CC email@example.com when submitting applications) and should include a covering letter, MPhil/PhD application form, a research proposal (a maximum of 2,000 words), and a full CV, giving contact details for two academic referees.
All applicants must have a first or upper second class degree from a UK university or the overseas equivalent and ideally a relevant Masters degree. Unless from a majority English-speaking country, non-EEA applicants will require an IELTS score of 6.5 with a minimum of 6 in each element of Listening, Reading, Speaking and Writing. IELTS Certificates are valid for a period of 2-years.