At a glance

Available to: 
Future Student
Level of study: 
Postgraduate Research
Australian citizens, Australian Permanent Residents and NZ citizens
International student
Award value:
$27,082 (2018 rate) indexed annually, tuition fees, Overseas Student Health Cover (OSHC)
Applications open: 
29 November 2017
Applications close: 
17 January 2018
  • Eligibility

    See the 'About the Award' section for project details. 

    To be eligible you must:

    • Be nominated by an enrolling school or institute at UQ.
    • Be assessed by the Graduate School as meeting all conditions for admission to the research higher degree program.
    • Not hold a qualification at the same or a higher level than the research higher degree program you are undertaking.
    • Not be receiving a living allowance award, scholarship or salary providing a benefit greater than 75% of the RTP Scholarship living allowance rate to undertake the research higher degree program.
    • Not be receiving a Commonwealth funded tuition fee scholarship.

    For more information about the entry requirements for Higher Degrees by Research at UQ, please visit the Graduate School's website.

    See the terms and conditions for more information.

The University of Queensland Archaeology Program is offering four PhD studentships for international and domestic students to start in 2018 for archaeological science projects in Africa, Europe and Australia. The projects will be based at UQ’s St Lucia Campus in Brisbane but will involve collaboration with a range of institutions in field and lab locations in Europe, Australia and Africa, including the Max Planck Institute in Jena.