Qualco Scholarships

The MSc in Data Science is a master program that strives to connect academic knowledge and business practice.

Education is one of the strategic pillars of the Institute of Informatics and Telecommunications, NCSR Demokritos (IIT) and, by extension, the continuοus support of this master program is of great significance. IIT's vision is to bring research and industry closer; to connect science with several industrial domains. One of the initiatives undertaken towards this direction is the NCSR D–Qualco Fellowship programme.

IIT and Qualco launched the NCSR D–Qualco Fellowship programme in October 2021. This 5-year partnership aims to support research and development (R&D) projects, which include PhD and Post-Doctoral research, scholarships to MSc students, scientific projects, innovative workshops and competitions. Among the goals of the program is to help MSc students explore the FinTech (financial technology) landscape and ecosystem. Furthermore, it supports young PhD and Post doc researchers to delve into their research in the Fintech field using AI and Big Data