The Department of Statistics regularly offers opportunities for undergraduate students to undertake short research projects in the summer vacation.
Details of the Department of Statistics summer 2019 project studentships will be posted shortly.
Other sources of vacation project funding are:
- London Mathematical Society undergraduate research bursaries
- EPSRC Vacation bursaries
Link to list of possible supervisors.
“My summer internship was a valuable experience, which has made up my mind to apply for a DPhil in Statistics in the department. I learnt a lot when I met the academics and senior students, and developed my skills in coding and research”.Haoting Zhang Summer vacation internship 2018
“I was supervised by Prof. Yee Whye Teh , implementing a new optimization method developed by his group, into TensorFlow and experiments on various datasets and deep neural networks. …I have learnt a lot from the experience”.Haoting Zhang Summer vacation internship 2018
” I had a very educative experience and enjoyed working on the topic a lot. My supervisor was available to meet and discuss progress every week… Moreover, the accommodation provided at LMH was comfortable with all facilities I needed”.Sheheryar Zaidi Summer vacation internship 2018