At a glance

Available to: 
Future Student
Level of study: 
Postgraduate Research
Citizenship: 
Australian citizens, Australian Permanent Residents and NZ citizens
International student

Seeking applicants with a strong academic background and research track record.

Award value:
A living stipend of AUD $27,596 (2019) tax free, indexed annually, tuition fees and Overseas Student Health Cover (where applicable). A travel grant of AUD $8,500 per annum, and a training grant of AUD $3,000 are also available over the program.
Applications open: 
25 March 2019
Applications close: 
20 May 2019
  • Eligibility

    To be eligible you must:

    • Study full-time and onshore in Australia (at UQ) or the UK (at Exeter) once enrolled. 
    • Be assessed by the UQ Graduate School as meeting all conditions for admission to the PhD program.
    • Not already hold a PhD.

    For more information about the entry requirements for the PhD program at UQ, please visit the Graduate School's website.

    See the terms and conditions for more information.

The University of Queensland and the University of Exeter are seeking exceptional students to join a world-leading, cross-continental research team tackling major challenges facing the world’s population in global sustainability and wellbeing as part of the recently launched QUEX Institute. The joint PhD program provides a fantastic opportunity for the most talented PhD students to work closely with world class research groups and benefit from the combined expertise and facilities offered at the two institutions.