Education reinforces one’s intellect, skills and personality development. Keeping under eye the importance of education, Australian National University is delighted to offer its Peter McGregor HDR Supplementary International funding for the academic session 2020/2021.
The funding programme encourages outstanding students to pursue PhD degree programs in astronomy and astrophysics at the ANU with a special emphasis on instrumentation development.
Australian National University Information
Established in 1946, Australian National University is a non-profit public higher education institution located in the suburban setting of the small city of Canberra (population range of 250,000-499,999 inhabitants), Australian Capital Territory. Officially accredited and/or recognized by the Department of Education and Training, Australia, Australian National University (ANU) is a large (uniRank enrollment range: 20,000-24,999 students) coeducational higher education institution. Australian National University (ANU) offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees such as pre-bachelor degrees (i.e. certificates, diplomas, associate or foundation degrees), bachelor degrees, master degrees, doctorate degrees in several areas of study. See the uniRank degree levels and areas of study matrix below for further details. This 73 years old higher-education institution has a selective admission policy based on entrance examinations and students’ past academic record and grades. International applicants are eligible to apply for enrollment.
- Eligible Countries: All nationalities.
- Acceptable Course or Subjects: PhD degree programme in Astronomy and Astrophysics, with a substantial instrumentation research component.
- Admissible Criteria: To be eligible, applicants must meet the following criteria:
- New or continuing student who is enrolled in the PhD program at the Research School of Astronomy & Astrophysics and is working on a project in astronomy and astrophysics that incorporates instrumentation development or innovative use of instrumentation.
- Must also have completed all the required milestones to the satisfaction of the Delegated Authority.
The Australian National University will provide the following benefits:
- One scholarship of up to $6,000 per annum for domestic and international students at Research School of Astronomy & Astrophysics in Australia.
- The value of the award is stated in the letter of offer. The award is paid in fortnightly instalments.
- How to Apply: To be considered for the opportunity , candidates must take admission in a PhD degree programme at the Research School of Astronomy & Astrophysics. No application necessary. All eligible students are automatically considered for the educational award.
- Supporting Documents: Candidates must submit a CV, academic certificates, and transcripts with your application.
- Admission Requirements: Selection is made on the basis of: (a) originality and feasibility of the research, which should have a substantial instrumentation component, (b) research achievements and accomplishments, (c) impact, or potential for impact, in the research field and (d) good citizenship and engagement with RSAA and the wider community
- Language Requirement: Students from outside the home country will often need to meet specific English language requirements in order to be able to study at the university.
APPLY FOR THE FOLLOWING SCHOLARSHIP TO STUDY ABROAD
1. SCHOLARSHIP TO STUDY IN NEW ZEALAND 2020-2021
2. SCHOLARSHIP TO STUDY IN CANADA 2020-2021