Fully Funded Scholarships in Australia: (Deadline 15 October 2020)
Apply for the Fully Funded Scholarships at the University of Queensland in Australia. The deadline for the application is 15th October 2020. The scholarship is for Ph.D. degree. The scholarship’s name is UQ ARC Centre of Excellence PhD international awards in Australia.
The University is seeking a full-time, highly motivated PhD candidate to perform high-quality research in the field of rock testing and fracture mechanics. Additionally, the successful candidate will be working under the supervision of Dr Mehdi Serati and Professor David Williams the Geotechnical Engineering Centre (GEC) within the School of Civil Engineering. Furthermore, the candidate will join a multidisciplinary team in partnership with industry partners.
The main objective of this PhD project is to investigate the fracture growth in geomaterials under combined dynamic/cyclic/biaxial stresses by adopting digital image correlation (3D DIC) and high-speed photography techniques.
Eligibility for Fully Funded Scholarships Australia
To be eligible, you must meet the entry requirements for a higher degree by research.
$28,092 per annum (2020 rate), indexed annually for three years with the possibility of two 6-month extensions in approved circumstances
There is no separate application for scholarship because you will have the opportunity to request scholarship consideration on the application for admission.
Before submitting an application, applicants should:
- check their eligibility
- Also, prepare your documentation
- Furthermore, contact Dr Mehdi Serati ([email protected]) to discuss your suitability for this scholarship.
About the University
The University of Queensland is a public research university located primarily in Brisbane, the capital city of the Australian state of Queensland. Additionally, founded in 1909 by the state parliament, UQ is one of the six sandstone universities, an informal designation of the oldest university in each state.