Global PhD Scholarships at the University of Queensland – The Department of Health (Qld) is partnering with the University of Queensland (UQ) and the Digital Health CRC (DHCRC) to support the emergence of a new breed of interdisciplinary leader who can use evidence and thought-leadership to help shape the digital transformation of healthcare in Queensland and become respected leaders in
Global PhD Scholarships at the University of Queensland: Domestic and International
students across the globe are welcome for the opportunity to get funding for up to $40000 per annum through the university’s PhD scholarship scheme targeted at bringing digital excellence to clinical excellence.
The following conditions hold for the award of the PhD scholarships;
Scholarships open to students of all nationalities (domestic and international)
Applicants should be enrolled/enrolling for a Higher Degree by Research in Business and Economics, Engineering and Computing, Health and Behavioural Sciences, Medicine, Science and Mathematics.
Applicants should possess a bachelor’s degree with at least honours class IIA or equivalent from approved universities, which includes a relevant research component, or
A research master’s degree, or
A coursework master’s degree and an overall GPA (grade point average) equivalent to 5.65 on the 7-point UQ scale, which includes a relevant research component, or
A postgraduate degree of at least one year full-time equivalent with an overall GPA (grade point average) equivalent to 5.0 on the 7-point UQ scale, together with demonstrated research experience equivalent to honours IIA will be considered for PhD entry on a case by case basis, or
A bachelor’s degree plus at least two years of documented relevant research experience, including research publications.
Applicants can please check the entry requirements for UQ’s Higher Degrees by Research.
English Language Requirement: Students have to accomplish the English language requirements of the university.
Scholarship Value and Benefits:
The scholarship awardees get $40,000 per annum, Single Overseas Student Health Cover ($3,800). In addition, $5,000 for education-related expenses is provided each year.
Scholarship Sponsor(s): University of Queensland
Scholarships to be taken at: University of Queensland, Australia.
Scholarship Type: Fully Funded Scholarships.
Scholarship level: Postgraduate.
Slots: 3 PhD scholarships per set.
Scholarship Worth: $40000 per annum plus ($3,800) for health cover plus $5000 for education related expenses.
Subject Eligibility: See eligibility and selection criteria (below).
Country/Candidate Eligibility: Domestic and International Students.
Eligibility and Selection Criteria:
Application Procedures for the Global PhD Scholarships at the University of Queensland –How-to-Apply:
To be part of the University of Queensland PhD scholarship program, interested candidates are to apply for admission to study a higher degree by research coursework at the university. Applicants are automatically considered for the award once their admission status are confirmed.
Document Requirements: To support your application you will have to upload documents to include: academic CV, academic transcript, award certificates/testamurs, evidence of English language proficiency, a copy of passport, and contact details from two referees.
Application Deadline: May 31, 2020
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