Accessibility in Examinations: Here’s what you need to know

Summary: As teachers digitise more and more classroom activities–particularly tests and exams–they need to ensure that all students, including those with disabilities, can participate in them on a level footing. Could online examinations disadvantage some of your students? It’s a question which every teacher should consider as they digitise the classroom. While digital tests and…


Top tips for submitting competition entries from an Imagine Cup Winner

Guest post by Ilias Chrysovergis Microsoft Student Partner at Imperial College London About Me Hey! My name is Ilias Chrysovergis and I am an EEE MSc student at Imperial College London. My main academic interests are machine learning, signal processing and data science and I am also keen on Virtual, Augmented and Mixed Reality. I…


Machine Learning using ML.NET and its integration into ASP.NET Core Web application

Guest post by Zurab Murvanidze Microsoft Student Partner University College London About me: My name is Zurab Murvanidze, I am 1st year computer science student at UCL. I love learning about technology and have deep interest in machine learning, data science, quantum computing and artificial intelligence. During this academic year, I became winner of few…


University of Hull partners with Microsoft Mixed Reality Partner VISR to launch a novel new summer school accelerator

“The University of Hull and VISR’s Mixed Reality Accelerator is a clear example of this and is a genuinely important partnership as it brings together Microsoft HoloLens, VISR’s VERTX, our Azure Cloud platform and the best and brightest university students, with the express purpose of working with world-class enterprises on real challenges. ‘The Mixed Reality…


Online Learning Resources for Students and academics around AI and IOT

IoT School Learn about Azure IoT solutions, platform services and industry-leading edge technologies. See how you can connect devices to create powerful IoT applications on the flexible Azure IoT platform. See how Azure IoT simplifies IoT development—use your preferred language, tools and existing developer SDKs to start building IoT right away. Get started quickly with…


Building a first project using Microsoft Azure’s Language Understanding Intelligent Services

Guest post by  Sam Gao  Microsoft Student Partner University College London About me I am a first-year Mathematical Computation student at UCL, with a keen interest in competitive algorithmic and machine learning. Today, I’ll guide you through setting up and building a first project using Microsoft Azure’s Language Understanding Intelligent Service (https://www.luis.ai/), or LUIS. Language…


Visualising climate change using Jupyter Notebooks.

A beginners guide to using Jupyter Notebooks on the Microsoft Azure Notebooks services to visualise data  By T.T. Ouzounellis Kavlakonis Microsoft Student Partner at University of Cambridge  About Me: Hello planet Earth! Welcome to my first blog post. My name is Theo and I am a first year Engineering student at Trinity College, University of…


Innovative assessment by deploying Ok.py and Microsoft Azure at Imperial College

Guest post by Victoria Murphy Imperial College London A new computational course in the Department of Earth Science & Engineering will benefit from innovative software deployed at Imperial College London. Students of the Applied Computational Science and Engineering MSc programme will develop software to solve real-world science and engineering problems, from modelling asteroid impacts to…


At London Tech Week (June 11 to 14), Microsoft will be running a series of webcasts, talks and events focused on quantum computing

At London Tech Week (June 11 to 14), Microsoft will be running a series of webcasts, talks and events focused on quantum computing, including how it works, its applications and impact. Some of these will feature Dr Julie Love, from the Microsoft Quantum Team. Microsoft believes that quantum computing is not just an improvement over…


First impressions on the CNTK and a comparison with Google’s TensorFlow.

My first impressions on the CNTK and a comparison with Google’s TensorFlow. by Microsoft Student Partner at University College London. About me My name is Warren Park who is a first-year computer science student at UCL. My particular interest is in Artificial Intelligence (AI), in various applications with various approaches. One of the parts in…