PhD Scholarship for Domestic or International Applicants at the School of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science, The University of Newcastle, New South Wales in Australia
About Scholarship: The School of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science at The University of Newcastle, New South Wales, Australia is offering a full PhD scholarship to either domestic or international applicants. The PhD candidate is to conduct research in the area of network information theory, with a focus on wireless relay communications.
Study: Network information theory
Course Level: Postgraduate
Scholarship By: Faculty of Engineering and Built Environment, School of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science
Eligibility: Applicants are required to have achieved honours class one or have other equivalent research based qualifications. The applicant is also expected to have good knowledge in digital communications, a strong foundation in mathematics and be able to satisfy the University’s English proficiency policy.
Scholarship Open for: Domestic or international applicant can apply
Cover: The scholarship meets the full tuition fees and overseas student health cover costs for a period of three years. It also provides a tax-free living allowance of AUD 24, 653 per annum (2013 rate, indexed annually). All University of Newcastle students have access to a minimum of AUD 1,500 per annum for research related expenses and are issued a new laptop on their commencement. The successful candidate may also apply for a six-month extension to the scholarship on research related grounds.
Apply: By post
Deadline: Scholarship deadline is 30 November 2012; however the position will remain open until filled.
Further Information: http://www.newcastle.edu.au/students/research-higher-degree/scholarships/available-scholarships.html