Placements and funding

Information on available placement and funding opportunities.


Information on the scholarships offered by the School of Informatics and the University of Edinburgh.

Scholarship search

Student loans and Grants

Funding options for undergraduate students


Amazon Women in Engineering (Informatics) Bursary

Opportunities for high-flying students

For those students whose performance is outstanding, there are extended opportunities for acquiring new skills, research experience and work experience.


Students are paid to take work on current research projects, and given the opportunity to produce publications.


The Schools has a Student Prize Scheme which aims to recognize and reward outstanding performance. Prizes are sponsored by the School, by professional organizations such as the British Computer Society, and by IT companies.

The following companies sponsor prizes:

  • Adelard
  • Citigroup
  • Google
  • Microsoft
  • Freescale
  • Accenture
  • JP Morgan
  • NCR