Deadline:

31 January 2019.

Location:

Australia.

(Partially Funded)

Description

Opportunities for PhD scholarships in innovation economics (mid-year entry 2019).

If you are looking for a rigorous graduate training, and want to make a substantial research contribution to the economics of innovation, the Centre for Transformative Innovation (CTI) at Swinburne University of Technology is offering a fully funded PhD in Innovation Economics scholarships covering all fees and a stipend to suitably qualified individuals.

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The scholarships would be with the Centre of Transformative Innovation (CTI) at Faculty of Business and Law, Swinburne University of Technology. Swinburne is fast becoming a world leading research university. In fewer than 25 years Swinburne University of Technology has achieved a place in the top 400 universities in the world (and one of the top 75 in the world in physics).

Specialization for this opportunity:

  • Economics

Required Languages

English.

Eligible Countries

ALL WORLD COUNTRIES.

Program Period

36 months.

Eligibility Requirements (Criteria)

  • The successful candidates would be expected to have a completed Master’s degree in economics with a thesis component and 80% or higher overall mark or first-class honours undergraduate degree with courses taken in microeconomics and applied econometrics at an advanced Master’s level.
  • Candidates should be highly motivated to conduct independent research.
  • Candidates should be fluent in English (equivalent to IELTS test scores of 6.5 or higher in each component).

Opportunity Cost

(Partially Funded)

  • The scholarship provides a stipend of AUD 27,082 per year, is tenable for one year in the first instance, and may be renewed annually for a further two years and in special circumstances up to one additional year subject to satisfactory performance review. There is the opportunity to undertake research assistance work.
  • The scholarship comes with waiver of any tuition fees payable.

How to Apply

First Step: Fill the online application form here then print it.

Second Step: Please send your electronic application in a single PDF file containing:

  • A one-page cover letter summarizing your academic background, research interests, and motivation for applying.
  • A detailed curriculum vita, including the names and addresses of two references.
  • A two-page research proposal.
  • Degree certificates and grade transcripts (incl. grades for each course)
  • GMAT or GRE scores
  • TOEFL/ IELTS scores if from non-English speaking countries or if previous degree qualifications are not from institutions in English speaking countries.
  • Short listed candidates will be asked to provide reference letters.

Third Step: Create an account from here then send your PDF.

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