- Faculty & Staff
The Faculty of Science and Technology (FST) congratulates Keniel Peart on being named a 2021 Chevening Scholar. Keniel is a graduate of FST having pursued a BSc in Computer Science. He is a software developer and scrum master at the National Commercial Bank Jamaica Ltd. Outside of work, he volunteers with the Royal Optimist Club of Kingston, tutors high school students at his church, and tutors computer science courses in FST. He is also a fashion and portrait photographer and a model. Keniel will pursue a Master of Science in Artificial Intelligence at the University of Southampton. With his passion for AI and his interest in medicine, he intends to find ways in which AI-powered tools and software can aid Jamaican medical practitioners in diagnosing and treating illnesses. Congrats Keniel!
Chevening is the UK government’s international awards programme aimed at developing global leaders. It offers a unique opportunity for future leaders, influencers, and decision-makers from all over the world to develop professionally and academically, network extensively, experience UK culture, and build lasting positive relationships with the UK.
For more on all 2021 Chevening Scholars: https://jamaica-gleaner.com/article/news/20210815/seventeen-jamaicans-awarded-2021-2022-chevening-scholarships
For more about applying for the 2022/23 Chevening Scholarship: https://www.chevening.org/scholarship/jamaica/
Published on 21 Aug, 2021