10 Scholarships and employment opportunities offered by the KIOS Center of Excellence

The KIOS Research and Innovation Center of Excellence (KIOS CoE) announces 10 Master-level Scholarships for the MSc program in Intelligent Critical Infrastructure Systems. The program is offered by the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering at the University of Cyprus in collaboration with the KIOS CoE and Imperial College London, UK.

Scholarships will be awarded based on merit and can cover up to 100% of the tuition fees. In addition, there is the option for successful scholarship applicants to receive a monthly salary for part-time employment at KIOS CoE.

Scholarship Terms:

 Interested candidates can apply under any of the following two scholarship schemes, which can be combined (applicants can apply for both and will be evaluated for each scheme separately):

Tuition Scholarship: Includes 50% – 100% of the University tuition fees, depending on applicant qualifications

Employment Scholarship: Includes a gross monthly salary for employment at KIOS CoE in the range of €750 – €1100, depending on the hours of employment. The 13th salary bonus is incorporated in the monthly salary. Maternity leave will be granted based on Social Insurance Laws from 1980 until 2012. Employment contracts will be offered on an annual basis, which will be renewed for the duration of the MSc studies based on satisfactory annual performance evaluation.

Job Opportunities for the Employment Scholarship scheme:

The successful candidates will have the opportunity to work as a Research Engineer / Software Engineer at KIOS CoE, providing technical, research and development support to research and innovation projects. It includes the opportunity to conduct research and publish research results. The exact position, along with detailed job description on duties and responsibilities, will be determined after evaluation and based on the applicant’s qualifications.

In order to be considered for a Scholarship, candidates should also consult the UCY Graduate School (https://www.ucy.ac.cy/graduateschool/) for University admission requirements and applications.

The applications should be submitted as soon as possible, but not later than Friday, 17 February 2023, at 5 p.m. The evaluation of the applications will begin immediately, and shortlisted candidates will be called for an interview.

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