The Queensland University of Technology (QUT) is a public research university located in the urban coastal city of Brisbane, Queensland, Australia. QUT is located on two campuses in the Brisbane area: Gardens Point and Kelvin Grove. The university in its current form was founded in 1989, when the then Queensland Institute of Technology (QIT) was granted university status by the 'Queensland University of Technology Act' passed in 1988 and also by the subsequent merger of Brisbane College of Advanced Education with QUT in 1990. QUT was a member of the Australian Technology Network of universities and had withdrawn participation since 28 September 2018 onwards.
In 2015, QUT had enrolled 48,503 students, including 8,218 international students from more than 100 countries, 35,304 undergraduate students, 12,035 postgraduate students and 1,164 non-award students. The university had a total of 4,872 Full-time equivalent (FTE) staff members (academic, professional, full-time or fractional full-time and casual) in 2015, and an annual budget of over $900 million. In 2016, the total revenue generated by QUT from its continuing operations was $992.519 million.
- Be able to commence studies in 2019.
- Be a citizen of one of the following countries: Brazil; Argentina; Chile; Colombia; Peru; Ecuador; Paraguay; Uruguay.
- Preference will be given to applications that demonstrate clear alignment with QUT’s research priorities. As part of your application process, you should discuss your proposed research topic with a potential supervisor to ensure alignment of your research topic with one of our research priorities.
- Full research tuition fees scholarship for 3 years with possible extension to 3.5 years
- Stipend valued at a minimum of AUD 30,000 pa for 3 years with possible extension to 3.5 years
- Contribution to removal costs to Australia
- Health insurance.
How To Apply:
When you apply to study a PhD with QUT, as part of your application ensure you mention this scholarship. Also email your expression of interest in this scholarship directly to Sue Watson.
31 January 2019