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Apply for The Quantum Leap Africa Ph.D. in Data Science for African Scientists 2022


The program will focus on the theoretical foundations of data science as well as applications of data science to improve the daily lives of Africans. It is built on the understanding that modern approaches in data science require a combination of expertise spanning the areas of mathematics, statistics, computer science, and the applied sciences.

Benefit - Fully funded (stipend, equipment, health insurance, relocation costs, conference attendance, direct cost to graduating institution such as tuition fees and registration fees)

Eligibility - Master’s degree (completed by Sept 2022) in mathematics, statistics, computer science, engineering, physics or other relevant fields; - Sufficient theoretical foundations evidenced by prior work (courses/thesis/other training); - Qualification for pursuing research on the chosen topic, including relevant programming expertise; - Research potential evidenced by academic performance and involvement in relevant academic activities; - Motivation for pursuing a Ph.D. by research in the suggested topic; - Being an African national.

Deadline Not Specified

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