We have a number of fully-funded PhD studentships open to Home/EU and Overseas students in the general area of Game Artificial Intelligence.
These are three-year studentships covering tuition fees as well as a tax-free stipend of £16,553 per annum (2017 rate including London weighting, expected to increase for 2018 and subsequent years).
Candidates must have a first-class or 2:1 honours degree or equivalent, and/or a good MSc degree in Computer Science, Electronic Engineering, or a related discipline. Experience in research and a track record of publications are advantageous but not a strict requirement.
Topics include but are not limited to:
- General Video Game AI
- Deep RL
- Real-Time Strategy Games
- Combinatorial Multi-Armed Bandits
- Noisy Optimisation in Games
- AI-Driven Game Design
- Player Modelling
- Gameplay Metrics
- Human-like Agents
Candidates should apply here: http://www.qmul.ac.uk/postgraduate/research/applyresearchdegrees/index.html and are recommended to make email contact with their proposed supervisor in parallel with the application (possible supervisors).
Deadline: 31 January 2018