Brief description: The University of Queensland is offering a Master of Philosophy (MPhil) in neuroscience through the Queensland Brain Institute.
Application Deadline: 26th August 2016
Offered annually? Yes
- Australian and Permanent Residents or NZ citizens
- International students
To be taken at (country): Australia
Eligible Field of Study: Neuroscience
About the Award: The aim of the program is to offer talented students from diverse backgrounds an alternative route into a research career in the neurosciences through provision of a solid base in a broad range of neuroscience disciplines. Students will work on independent research projects under the supervision of world-leading QBI Neuroscientists, as well as undertake neuroscience-related workshops and journal clubs. Over the past decade Queensland Brain Institute has positioned itself as one of the world’s leading neuroscience research institutes. It played a key role in contributing to UQ attaining the highest possible score of 5 for neuroscience, in both the 2010 and 2012 Excellence in Research for Australia (ERA) reviews, one of only two universities in Australia to achieve this.
Type: Postgraduate Research
- A bachelor degree in biological, physical, computer sciences, mathematics, psychology or engineering (with or without honours); or
- Relevant industry experience
Number of Awardees: Not stated
Value of Scholarship: $26,288
Duration of Scholarship: Completion of the MPhil will take up to 2 years (full-time only). The program commences on 1 February 2017.
How to Apply: Visit Scholarship Webpage to apply
Award Provider: The University of Queensland
Important Notes: You are encouraged to read the definitive rules for this scholarship prior to application, in particular any specific eligibility conditions and check the FAQs if you have any questions.