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Erasmus Mundus - EMDC Scholarships

The Erasmus Mundus programme in Distributed Computing is a cooperation between KTH Royal Institute of Technology in Sweden, Instituto Superior T├ęcnico in Portugal and Universitat Polit├Ęcnica de Catalunya in Spain. It is a two-year Master's programme including compulsory mobilty for the students.

The EMDC programme offers education of high international standard as well as cultural experience from two different European countries and a double degree from two universities. Information technology is becoming ubiquitous and increasingly important for all kinds of organizations, including enterprises, factories, public utilities, state bodies, health care, banking,transportation, airport and harbour control, etc. Information technology, and distributed computing in particular, is required to successfully undertake and manage large-scale projects on such organizations. Furthermore, distributed computing provides the foundations to manage the communications and data processing required by other science fields such as health sciences, biology, physics, chemistry, mechanical and civil engineering.

The category A (Non-EU student)scholarship includes:
  • Travel and installation costs: € 8000 for a 2 year programme
  • Participation costs (including insurance coverage): € 4000/semester
  • Monthly allowance: € 1000/month

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