The University of Western Australia (UWA) is offering PhD scholarships in arts, business, law and education to excellent international and domestic students interested in studying at the university.

The University of Western Australia is a public research university in the Australian, the main campus is located in Perth, along with a secondary campus in Albany and various other facilities elsewhere. UWA was established in 1911, the university has an enrollment of more than 25,000 students and a staff of 3,700.

UWA is located by the Swan River and only minutes from Perth’s city centre, and is often described as one of Australia’s most picturesque campuses. The city of Perth offers an affordable study environment, with sunny weather, a relaxed outdoor lifestyle and beautiful natural scenery.

UWA is one of the most prestigious universities in Australia, and has been ranked at #92 by the QS world university rankings 2021. UWA is divided into 4 faculties, namely; 1) Faculty of Arts, Business, Law & Education, 2) Faculty of Science, 3) Faculty of Engineering & Mathematical sciences, 4) Faculty of Health & Medical Sciences.

Dean’s Excellence in Faculty of Arts, Business Law and Education PhD Scholarships

Country offering Scholarships: Australia

Organization offering Scholarships: University of Western Australia

Eligible Countries: Worldwide, both international and domestic applicants

Program Offered: PhD programs in Arts, Business, Law, and Education

Type of Funding: Tuition Fee waiver, Fortnightly Stipend and Health Insurance

Number of Scholarships: Multiple PhD scholarships

Scholarship duration: 3 years (full-time basis)

Deadline to apply: August 31, 2020

Faculty of Arts, Business, Law and Education at UWA

The Faculty of Arts, Business, Law and Education (FABLE) aims to provide education and research in terms of understanding humanity’s cultures, societies, institutions and environments. World’s leading experts work at FABLE across several academic disciplines including humanities, design, music, education, business, law, and social sciences. FABLE’s vision is to engage in research, enrich through knowledge, and transform through education.

The faculty is home to 7 schools; namely; Business School, Law School, Graduate School of Education, Conservatorium of Music, School of design, School of humanities, School of Social Sciences.

Read More: Global Excellence Scholarships, UWA Australia

PhD Scholarship Details

The Faculty is offering a limited number of prestigious postgraduate research scholarships to excellent domestic and international applicants interested in pursuing a PhD in FABLE through RTP. Research Training Program (RTP) is an inititative by the Australian Government under Higher Education Support Act (2003). The RTP supports both domestic and international students interested in pursuing a research masters or a research PhD degree in Australia.

Applicants can choose to apply to several study areas available at FABLE. including Accounting, Economics, Finance, Law, Music, Architecture Landscape, Humanities, Social and Cultural Studies, Marketing, Arts, Visual Arts, Education (Early Childhood), Education (Secondary), Management, Education (Primary).

PhD Scholarship Benefits

All selected students will be offered a scholarship package, that includes; living allowance of $33,000 per year, student single health insurance coverage (for international students) and tuition fee waiver.

Eligibility and Selection Criteria

In order to be considered for the Dean’s Excellence in FABLE PhD Scholarships at UWA, candidates must satisfy the following conditions:

The applicants will be selected based on the following criteria:

  • The applicant’s academic achievement based on their past academic record
  • Research potential as per reports from academic referees, relevant research/work experience and research publications

How to Apply

To apply for these PhD scholarships, please visit the official page by clicking here