Fully funded PhD Scholarship Opportunities,
School of Earth, Atmosphere and Environment





PhD research scholarship opportunities exist in the School of Earth, Atmosphere and Environment, Monash University for, high-quality, dedicated, well-motivated and enthusiastic students.

Renowned for its high standards in teaching and research. A University that is continually ranked in the World's top 100.

Researchers at the school have access to an enviable range of analytical and technical equipment including high performance computing facilities, custom-built laboratories and the largest array of meteorological field equipment in Australia. These are complemented through strong ties with the Australian Research Council's Centre of Excellence for Climate Systems Science, the Co-operative Research Centre for Water Sensitive Cities, the Australian Synchrotron, the Monash Centre for Electron Microscopy (FEG-SEM, TEM).

The University has a comprehensive support network for the diverse needs of international students.

Graduates of Monash University have a reputation as independent learners, innovators and leaders, and so are widely sought after by international employers.

Projects are available in the areas of:

More specific information on research interests can be found on academic staff links.

Applicants will typically hold:

  • a bachelor's degree requiring at least four years of full-time study in a relevant field, and which normally includes a research component in the fourth year (thesis), leading to an honours 1 in a relevant field,
  • a master's degree that entails work, normally including a significant research component (thesis), at least equivalent to an honours degree in a relevant field.

Monash scholarships are highly competitive and successful applicants generally have relevant additional research experience and/or research publications in international journals.

Applicants for whom English is not first language, or who have not undertaken their degree studies with English as the language of instruction, must attain a satisfactory English language test score (TOEFL or IELTS).

Please post your expression of interest by completing the required online document.

There are two scholarship rounds for international applicants

  • Applications close on the 31st of August 2017
  • Applications close on the 31st of March 2018

Expressions of Interest should be submitted no later 2 weeks prior to the closing dates

posted: 27 June 2017     Please mention EARTHWORKS when responding to this advertisement.