Postgraduate Scholarship in Structural Engineering at University of Sydney in Australia, 2016
University of Sydney is now accepting applications for postgraduate scholarship in 2016-17 academic year. Scholarship is available for postgraduate degree programme in structural engineering.
University of Sydney’s aim is to be a world-class research-intensive university and deliver teaching and facilitate learning of the highest quality.
The University of Sydney is an Australian public research university in Sydney. Founded in 1850, it is Australia’s first university and is regarded as one of its most prestigious, ranked as the world’s 27th most reputable university.
A full-time postgraduate scholarship is available for an enthusiastic candidate with a good honours degree in Civil Engineering or Mechanical Engineering to undertake research studies leading to a PhD in Structural Engineering.
Course Level: Scholarship is available for high achieving students applying for entry PhD degree programmes at University of Sydney.
Study Subject: Scholarship is tenable in structural engineering at University of Sydney.
Scholarship Award: The scholarship is valued at the APA rate ($26,288 per annum in 2016, tax exempt, indexed annually), and may be renewed for up to three years, with a possible extension of 6 months, subject to satisfactory progress.
Scholarship can be taken at: Australia
Eligibility: To be successful, applicants must: – have an excellent academic track record, including an honours degree in civil engineering or mechanical engineering or a qualification considered equivalent; – meet The University of Sydney’s PhD entry requirements which include English language skills; – apply for full-time enrolment as a PhD candidate in the Faculty of Engineering and Information Technologies, The University of Sydney, commencing Research Period 2 (March 2016), and be supervised by Dr Mike Bambach; – be Australian citizens, Australian permanent residents or New Zealand citizens.
Nationality: Australian citizens, Australian permanent residents or New Zealand citizens are particularly encouraged to apply.
College Admission Requirement
Entrance Requirement: Candidates should have a good honours degree in Civil Engineering or Mechanical Engineering to undertake research studies leading to a PhD in Structural Engineering.
Supporting Material: Applications should include the following: -CV -IELTS (if required) -Full academic transcript -Summary of any research applicants have performed -Names and contact details of at least two referees
How to Apply: Applications should be sent direct to Dr Bambach via email. Further information can be obtained from Dr Mike Bambach, School of Civil Engineering, The University of Sydney (Phone: 02 9351 2193; E-mail:mike.bambach-at-sydney.edu.au).
Application Deadline: The application deadline is 22 January 2016