University of Adelaide Australian Research Council PhD Scholarship

University of Adelaide Australian Research Council PhD Scholarship: University of Adelaide is welcoming applications from domestic and international students for Australian Research Council PhD Research Scholarship funded by the Australian Research Council Discovery Project.

The standard application process for PhD scholarships for international students is highly competitive; this scholarship is an opportunity to gain direct entry into the PhD program outside of that process.

Scholarship Sponsor(s):  Australian Research Council

Scholarships to be taken at:  University of Adelaide, Australia

Scholarships level:   PhD

Scholarship Worth:  100% Tuition Fee Waiver and a stipend of AUD$28,092

Subject Eligibility: Pure Mathematics, Engineering and Mathematical Science

Country/Candidate Eligibility:  Domestic & International students


You May Also Like:  Fully Funded University of Adelaide International Scholarships Award 2021  

University of Adelaide Australian Research Council PhD Scholarship | DETAILS

Successful students will be supervised by Prof Mathai Varghese and either of Dr Peter Hochs or Dr Guo Chuan Thiang. Topics include: Index theory, geometric analysis, noncommutative geometry, mathematics of condensed matter physics, coarse geometry and topology. Further details available from: Professor Mathai Varghese FAA Elder Professor of Mathematics – mathai.varghese@adelaide.edu.au.

Eligibility and Selection Criteria

Candidates are expected to meet the following eligibility criteria for the University of Adelaide Australian Research Council PhD Research Scholarship;

  • Applicants must be international students
  • Applicants must be admitted into PhD degree program.
  • The award is available for PhD courses in Pure Mathematics/School of Mathematical Sciences offered at the University.
  • Have completed their qualifying Masters program of study;
  • Be a domestic student or an international student at the time of application and enrolment;
  • Enroll as a commencing student in a full-time PhD research program in Pure Mathematics/School of Mathematical Sciences/ University of Adelaide in the approved semester
  • Other factors such as community service, leadership qualities, and levels of motivation will also be taken into consideration.
  • Based on academic merit.
  • Applicants must have a High school certificate or equivalent
  • Students enrolling full time in the Honours program in the semester for which the scholarship is awarded.
  • Exceptional personal success skills (e.g., emotional maturity, motivation, perseverance, etc.)

Scholarship Benefits

The benefits of the University of Adelaide Australian Research Council PhD Research Scholarship include:

  • For the duration of the scholarship the recipient will receive a 100% Tuition Fee Waiver
  • A stipend of AUD$28,092 (2020 rate, indexed annually) per annum.


Equally Check:  GIGA Scholarships 2021 at Keio University for Postgraduate Students

Application Procedures

How-to-Apply:  Application is a two stage process, which are:

  • Application for Admission only must be submitted using the Online Application Form available at: https://www.adelaide.edu.au/graduatecentre/future-students/how-to-apply. Please indicate the name of the scholarship in the research interests’ field in the online application form.
  • Please email a summary of your application for admission to Professor Mathai Varghese (varghese@adelaide.edu.au) with “Application for Australian Research Council PhD Research Scholarship – Coarse Geometry: a novel approach to the Callias index & topological matter” in the subject heading.  You can request a copy of your application summary by emailing scholarships@adelaide.edu.auwith the subject heading ‘Request for application summary’.

Application Deadline:  Open until filled in 2021

Visit the Official Website for Further Details


Also Recommended:


Please enter your comment!
Please enter your name here

We Are Social


Stay Updated

Enter your email address:

Delivered by FeedBurner

-Advertisements-Low Gas Consumption Oven

Latest Opportunities

Top Categories