The IIT Bombay - Monash Research Academy have jointly announced admission notification for Ph.D. programme for June 2012 intake. IITB- Monash Research Academy is a collaborative initiative of IIT Bombay and Monash University, Melbourne, Australia. Both the institutes are best in their chosen fields and known for quality research in various applied fields of science and technology. Candidates who are interested in pursuing research can apply to this program. Selected students will be offered funding and they will get Rs 280,000 per annum as scholarship along with a grant of up to A$11,000 for the time you will be required to stay in Australia for research. Candidates have to be in Australia for at least 6 months. Following are details of scholarship, eligibility and application procedure:
Selected candidates for the Ph.D. program will receive good research facilities apart from scholarships. They will have access to world class infrastructure and research facilities. Those completed the course will get the Degree from IITB and Monash Academy. Candidates shall gain excellent international research experience. They need to work Australia for some time as part of the course. Candidates will be supervised by experts from IIT Bombay and Monash Academy.
The selected candidates have to pursue research in the areas of advanced computational engineering, Infrastructure engineering, Clean energy, Nanotechnology, Water, simulation and manufacture, Biotechnology and Stem Cell Research.
Interested candidates can download the application form for Ph.D from www.iitbmonash.org. For details such as programme delivery, eligibility, application process and online application, please see www.iitbmonash.org OR http://www.iitbmonash.org/PhD_applications.html. Address: IITB – Monash Research Academy, IITB, Powai, Mumbai 400076, India.