Take the opportunity to work with top researchers and supervisors, use cutting-edge research infrastructure and facilities, and enjoy a welcoming lifestyle in a cosmopolitan community.
New prestigious doctoral scholarships are available to scholars from India who enrol for their PhD in universities in Victoria, Australia, to start in 2013.
Ten scholarships are available:
- AUD$90,000 awarded to each candidate over duration of their doctoral studies
- Full waiver of tuition fees
Who can apply
To be eligible for the Victoria India Doctoral Scholarships, you must be:
- A citizen of the Republic of India
- Accepted into a doctoral programme at a participating Victorian university
- Intending to complete the majority of your doctoral work in Victoria
- Not holding a qualification regarded to be equivalent to an Australian research doctorate
- Willing to be an ambassador for the Victoria India Doctoral Scholarships
What you need
Candidates will be selected based on the following criteria:
- A very high level of academic excellence
- A well-defined research proposal
- A research proposal that is relevant to the needs and interests of Victoria and India
- Leadership capability
Applications will open on 30 August 2012 and close on 30 September 2012.
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