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Fully funded PhD Scholarships in the School of Earth, Atmosphere and Environment

Fully funded PhD Scholarship Opportunities with potential immediate start

School of Earth, Atmosphere and Environment

Scholarship opportunities with immediate or early 2022 start for applicants with exceptional tertiary qualifications.

PhD research scholarship opportunities exist in the School of Earth, Atmosphere and Environment, Monash University for, high-quality, dedicated, well-motivated and enthusiastic students.

Renowned for its high standards in teaching and research. Monash University is continually ranked in the World’s top 100.

Our world university rankings

#57 IN THE WORLD
The World University Rankings 2022

#58 IN THE WORLD
QS World University Rankings 2022

#40 IN THE WORLD
US News and World Report 2022

#1 IN AUSTRALIA
Reuters' Most Innovative Universities in Asia-Pacific 2019

#51-100 IN THE WORLD
Earth Sciences, Geography, Geology (QS 2022)

#58 IN THE WORLD
Times Higher Education World University Rankings 2022

#6 IN THE WORLD
Times Higher Education Golden Age University Rankings 2020

#45 IN THE WORLD
National Taiwan University Rankings 2021

#54 IN THE WORLD
Graduate Employability ranking (QS 2022)

Researchers in the School have access to an enviable range of analytical and technical equipment including high performance computing facilities, custom-built laboratories and the largest array of meteorological field equipment in Australia. These are complemented through strong ties with the Australian Research Council’s Centre of Excellence on Climate Extremes, the Australian Synchrotron, the Monash Centre for Electron Microscopy (FEG-SEM, TEM).

The University has a comprehensive support network for the diverse needs of international students.

Graduates of Monash University have a reputation as independent learners, innovators and leaders, and are widely sought after by international employers.

Fully funded PhD Scholarships in the School of Earth, Atmosphere and Environment

Projects are available in the areas of:

More specific information on research interests can be found on academic staff links.

Applicants will typically hold:

  • a bachelor's degree requiring at least four years of full-time study in a relevant field, and which normally includes a research component in the fourth year (thesis), leading to a First-class Honours in a relevant field,
  • a Master's degree that entails work, normally including a significant research component (thesis), at least equivalent to an honour’s degree in a relevant field.

Monash scholarships are highly competitive and successful applicants generally have relevant additional research experience and/or research publications in international journals.

The School of Earth, Atmosphere and Environment will only consider offering immediate scholarships to those applicants who have exceptional tertiary qualifications.

Applicants for whom English is not first language, or who have not undertaken their degree studies with English as the language of instruction, must attain a satisfactory English language test score (TOEFL or IELTS).

Initiate the process by contacting a potential supervisor whose area of research is compatible with your own background and research from our research and academic staff.

If your potential supervisor requests that you complete an "Expression of Interest", can you please provide as much information and documentation as you can so we can make an initial assessment of your academic and research background.

Monash has two scholarship rounds for Domestic applicants:

  • EOI closing date for round 1 scholarship applications is the second last Friday in October
  • EOI closing date for mid-year scholarship round is the second last Friday in May

Monash has two scholarship rounds for International applicants:

  • EOI closing date for round 1 scholarship applications is the second last Friday in March
  • EOI closing date for mid-year scholarship round is the second last Friday in August

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