Sunday, May 14, 2017

Information Technology Scholarships at Monash University in Australia

Here is a great scholarship opportunity for international students to study in Australia. The Monash University offers scholarship opportunities for international students in Australia. The scholarship is available for pursuing PhD programme at Monash University in Australia.

Purpose of the Scholarship
The aim of the scholarship is to provide the good learning experience to international Students.Monash University is an Australian public research university based in Melbourne, Australia. The Monash MBA was ranked number 1 in the world by the Economist Intelligence Unit in the category of “personal development and educational experience”[75] The Monash Faculty of Business and Economics School was ranked number 1 in Australia

Study Programmes:  This scholarship is available to pursue PhD programme.

Fields of study: This scholarship is awarded for Causal Explanation with Bayesian Networks project within the Faculty of Information Technology.

Scholarship Benefits: Pro-rata of $26,682 p.a. full-time for 3 years (plus $5,000 travel money per year) and tuition fees for 3 years for international student.

Number of Scholarships: Varies

Eligibility: The following criteria must be met in order for applicants to be eligible for scholarship:

  • A first class Honours degree or equivalent and/or a Master’s degree by thesis in a relevant field
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills
  • Familiarity and demonstrated expertise in Bayesian networks
  • Research experience relevant to the research topic
  • To meet Monash University’s minimum English language proficiency requirements for entry into a higher degree by research program
  • Expressions of interest (EOI)

These should comprise:

  • A cover letter that includes a brief statement of the applicant’s suitability for and interest in the position
  • A curriculum vitae, including a list of any published work
  • A statement from the candidate explaining their interest in the field
  • A statement of academic record, supported by scanned copies of relevant certified transcripts and grading systems of each qualifications
  • Completed Expression of Interest Form (PDF, 144KB)

Eligible Nationality: Any International applicants can apply for this scholarship

 Application Processes: The successful applicant must:

Applicants applying at Monash IT for a research degree be it a PhD or master’s can investigate a topic of their own choice, or, take up the challenge of a project or topic identified by Monash.
Application Form  or visit the Official Website here.

Deadline: Scholarship is application deadline is May 31, (annually)

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