Research Admission

Published in School of Digital Science, 2022

This is for future students who want to pursue research at School of Digital Science.

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Doctor of Philosophy

  • Fees
    • Tuition Fee: B$2,000.00 per semester
    • Please see general and other fees here
  • Scholarships
    • UBD Graduate Research Scholarship (UGRS)
      • Waived tuition, registration and acceptance fees
      • Subsistence allowance of BND 1,500 per month for 36 months.
      • One incoming and outgoing economy class return air ticket
      • BND 3,000.00 for field research (if applicable)
    • UBD Graduate Scholarship (UGS)
      • Waived tuition, registration and acceptance fees
      • Subsistence allowance of BND 500 per month for 36 months.
      • On-campus accomodation for 36 months.
      • One incoming and outgoing economy class return air ticket
      • BND 2,000.00 for field research (if applicable)
    • UBD Bursary Award (UBD)
      • Waived tuition, registration and acceptance fees
      • On-campus accomodation for 36 months
  • Application
      • Please refer https://apply.ubd.edu.bn/orbeon/uis-welcome/ for the last date to apply.
    • Please contact me with your proposal, nagender.aneja@ubd.edu.bn
  • Potential Areas:
    • Deep Learning: Adversarial Machine Learning, Computer Vision, Natural Language Processing, Deep Reinforcement Learning
    • Machine Learning
    • Data Science
  • English Proficiency

    QualificationMinimum Result equivalent to GCE O Level English Language Grade C6
    International English Language Testing Service (IELTS) ACADEMICOverall score of 6.0 with at least 5.5 in each component
    TOEFL Paper-Based Test (PBT)Overall score of 550
    TOEFL Internet-Baset Test (IBT)Overall score of 60-78
    Pearson Test of English Academic (PTE Academic)Overall score of 54, with at least 51 in each component
    • London/ Edexcel/ Cambridge
      • GCSE English Language (Grade C)
      • IGCSE English Language as a First language (Grade C)
      • IGCSE English Language as a Second language (Grade B)
      • GCE O Level English Language (Grade C)
      • GCE AS Level English Language (Grade C)
      • GCE A Level English Language (Grade C)
      • GCE A Level General Studies/ General Paper (Garde C)
    • Scottish Certificate of Education, Standard Grade English (Garde C)
    • Scottish Certificate of Education, Higher Grade English (Garde C)
    • Irish Leaving Certificate, Ordinary Level English (Garde C)
    • Irish Leaving Certificate, Higher Level English (Garde C)
    • Cambridge Certificate of Advanced English (CAE) (Garde C)
    • Cambridge Certificate of Proficiency in English (CPE) (Garde C)
    • International Baccalaureate (IB) Standard Level English (Grade 4)
    • Oxford Higher Level Certificate (Pass)
    • Proof of English proficiency is not required for applicants who hold a degree from a recognised institution (subject to approval by Senate (UGSC)) ina country where the majority are native English speaking (including but not limited to Antigua and Barbuda, Australia, The Bahamas, Barbados, Belize, Canada, Dominica, Grenada, Guyana, Ireland, Jamaica, New Zealand, St Kitts and Nevis, St Lucia, St Vincent and the Grenadines, Trinidad and Tobago, the United Kingdom and the United States of America) (refer to: https://www.sheffield.ac.uk/international/english-speakingcountries).

Master of Science (MSc) by Research

  • Fees

    • Tuition Fee: B$1,000.00 per semester
  • Scholarships

    • Brunei Darussalam Government Scholarship
      • Local Students
        • Submit the form after receiving the offer letter
      • International Students
  • Application

    • August Intake
      • Dec 29, 2021 to Feb 28, 2022
    • Please contact me with your proposal, nagender.aneja@ubd.edu.bn
    • Potential Areas:
      • Deep Learning: Adversarial Machine Learning, Computer Vision, Natural Language Processing, Deep Reinforcement Learning
      • Machine Learning
      • Data Science

BDSc

  • Eligibility
    • A Level Points: A - 120; B - 100; C - 80; D - 60; E - 40
 
  • English Language Requirement
    • Grade C6 in English Language at GCE ‘O’ Level
    • Grade B in IGCSE English (as a Second Language)
    • IELTS score of 6.0
    • TOEFL minimum overall score of 550 or
    • Band B2 in the UBD English Proficiency Test.