The University of Queensland is inviting highly motivated Australian and international candidates to apply for PhD Scholarship. Eligible candidates will undertake full-time neuroscience research at Queensland Brain Institute.
The University of Queensland is an Australian research university primarily located in Queensland state capital city, Brisbane. UQ is Australia’s top-ranked university for business and life sciences and admits the majority of the state’s top scorers.
Course Level: Scholarship is available to undertake full-time research programme.
Study Subject: Scholarship is awarded in the field of neuroscience.
Scholarship Award: Selected prospective students will receive assistance to apply for University living allowance and tuition fee scholarships. The current living allowance rate is AUD$26,682 per annum (2017 rate, indexed annually) tax-free for three years plus two possible extensions of up to 6 months each in approved circumstances (conditions apply). A top-up scholarship (AUD$5,000 per annum) may be available to the successful candidate.
Scholarship can be taken in Australia
Eligibility: Candidates will have a First Class Honours degree (or equivalent) in one of the following areas: neuroscience, molecular biology, bioscience, psychology, genetics, physical sciences, engineering, mathematics, or a related discipline; and be eligible for UQ scholarship consideration.
Nationality: Australian and international candidates are eligible to apply.
College Admission Requirement
Entrance Requirement: Applicants must hold a previous year degree.
English Language Requirement: International applicants must meet the University of Queensland’s English Language Proficiency (ELP) requirements.
How to Apply: Please review the research areas, and available PhD project information, for QBI Group Leaders and make direct contact with a Group Leader working in an area of greatest interest to you. When emailing your chosen Group Leader, provide your detailed academic resume (including publications and links to published articles in peer reviewed journals), and complete tertiary academic records (including GPA scores/grades, and grading scale details). The Group Leader will work with you to develop your application for submission to QBI.
Application Deadline: The application deadline is June 12, 2017.