Doctor of Philosophy, Ph.D. | University of Adelaide | Adelaide, Australia
48 months
Duration
39500 AUD/year
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About

The Doctor of Philosophy is the University’s flagship research award and is the standard pre-requisite for a career in research or academia. The Philosophy PhD degree at University of Adelaide involves three – four years of research for a full-time candidate or the equivalent in half-time candidature.

Overview

As one of the most highly research-intensive and respected universities in Australia and a member of the prestigious Group of Eight , The University of Adelaide is the smart choice for your research Doctor of Philosophy program. 

Features 

  • The University is committed to providing unique opportunities for graduates and researchers who are recognised as worldwide leaders for their vision and capacity to address global research challenges.

Programme Structure

Curriculum: 

  • A PhD comprises an independent, supervised research project mutually agreed upon by the student, their supervisors and Head of School. 
  • The PhD requires the development and implementation of a rigorous research plan, based on a comprehensive understanding of the relevant literature and the need for answers to questions posed in that literature or as a result of a new theory. 
  • In addition, PhD students complete a minimum of 120 hours of relevant professional development activities through the University's Career and Research Skills Training (CaRST)  program.

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines

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Language

English
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT
79

Credits

120 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any specific GRE, GMAT or GPA grading score requirements for this programme.

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT
79

Student insurance

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  • Repatriation, if something happens to you or your family
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  • Home contents and baggage
  • Accidents
  • Legal aid

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Other requirements

General requirements

  • An applicant must demonstrate that they have sufficient background and experience in independent supervised research to successfully complete a PhD as detailed in the academic program rules.
  • As English is the language of instruction at the University of Adelaide, all applicants must provide evidence of their proficiency before an offer of a place is made.
  • In addition to the academic requirements, the Head of School must certify that your proposed research project is acceptable to the School and that there are sufficient supervisory and other resources and facilities available to enable your candidature to be completed successfully. 

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    39500 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 39500 AUD per year during 48 months.
  • National

    Free
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 0 AUD per year during 48 months.

For international students it can be between 39,500 - 56,000 AUD, depending on the PhD program you choose and the Faculty.

Living costs for Adelaide

1328 - 2474 AUD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

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Scholarships Information

Below you will find PhD's scholarship opportunities for Doctor of Philosophy.

Available Scholarships

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Provided by university
Grant
Various benefits
Deadline
Anytime
The University of Adelaide College High Achiever Progression Scholarship
Merit-based

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University of Adelaide
Adelaide, Australia
Provided by university
Grant
Various benefits
Deadline
Anytime
The Eynesbury College High Achiever Progression Scholarship
Merit-based

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University of Adelaide
Adelaide, Australia
Provided by university
Grant
Various benefits
Deadline
Anytime
The University of Adelaide College International Scholarship
Merit-based

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University of Adelaide
Adelaide, Australia
Provided by university
Grant
Various benefits
Deadline
Anytime
Global Citizens Scholarship (International)
Merit-based

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University of Adelaide
Adelaide, Australia
Provided by university
Grant
Various benefits
Deadline
Anytime
Family Scholarship (International)
Merit-based

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University of Adelaide
Adelaide, Australia
Provided by university
Grant
Various benefits
Deadline
Anytime
Higher Education Scholarships
Merit-based

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University of Adelaide
Adelaide, Australia
Provided by university
Grant
Various benefits
Deadline
Anytime
The Eynesbury College International Scholarship
Merit-based

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University of Adelaide
Adelaide, Australia
Provided by university
Grant
Various benefits
Deadline
Anytime
Alumni Scholarships (International)
Merit-based

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University of Adelaide
Adelaide, Australia
Independent provider
Grant
Various benefits
Deadline
Anytime
Australia Awards Pacific Scholarships
Merit-based

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Australian Government
Location not available
Independent provider
Grant
40000 AUD
Deadline
13 Oct 2024
Veterans’ Fund Indigenous Scholarships
Merit-based

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American Australian Association (AAA)
Location not available
Independent provider
Grant
120000 AUD
Deadline
Not specified
Future Leaders Scholarship
Merit-based

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Westpac Bicentennial Foundation
Location not available
Independent provider
Grant
Various benefits
Deadline
24 Nov 2024
Destination Australia Cheung Kong Exchange Program
Merit-based Need-based

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Australian Government Department of Education
Location not available
Independent provider
Grant
15000 AUD
Deadline
Not specified
Destination Australia
Merit-based

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Province of Lower Austria
Location not available
Independent provider
Grant
3500 USD
Deadline
15 Nov 2024
ACES Scholarships
Merit-based Need-based

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ACES Education Fund
Location not available
Independent provider
Grant
2000 AUD
Deadline
Not specified
International MVC Scholarship
Merit-based

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Meridian Vocational College
Location not available
Independent provider
Grant
2000 AUD
Deadline
Not specified
MVC Vocational Education Scholarships
Merit-based

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Meridian Vocational College
Location not available
Independent provider
Grant
2000 AUD
Deadline
Not specified
MVC Young Chef’s Club Award
Merit-based

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Meridian Vocational College
Location not available
Independent provider
Grant
1000 USD
Deadline
30 Nov 2024
ServiceScape Scholarship
Merit-based Need-based

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ServiceScape
Location not available
Independent provider
Grant
1000 AUD
Deadline
Not specified
MVC Access Scholarships
Merit-based

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Meridian Vocational College
Location not available
Independent provider
Grant
Various benefits
Deadline
14 Oct 2024
Fulbright U.S. Student Program
Merit-based Need-based

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U.S. government
Location not available
Independent provider
Grant
32192 USD
Deadline
30 Aug 2024
International PhD Scholarships
Merit-based

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QIMR Berghofer Medical Research Institute
Location not available
Independent provider
Grant
Various benefits
Deadline
31 Dec 2024
Grants of the Leopold Figl Foundation for students with residence in Lower Austria
Need-based

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Leopold Figl Foundation
Location not available
Independent provider
Grant
Various benefits
Deadline
Not specified
Erasmus+ - Grants for study mobility
Merit-based

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OeAD, Austria's Agency for Education and Internationalisation
Location not available
Independent provider
Grant
5000 USD
Deadline
25 Aug 2024
Women Scholarship for International Students
Merit-based

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educations.com
Location not available
Independent provider
Grant
90000 AUD
Deadline
Not specified
World Universities Ramsay Postgraduate Scholarship
Merit-based Need-based

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The Ramsay Centre
Location not available
Independent provider
Grant
3000 USD
Deadline
31 Dec 2025
Scholarship for students with disabilities
Need-based

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Anonymous Hope Fund
Location not available
Independent provider
Grant
12000 USD
Deadline
30 Nov 2024
Tobacco Harm Reduction Scholarship Programme
Merit-based Need-based

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The Tobacco Harm Reduction Scholarship Programme
Location not available
Independent provider
Grant
3000 USD
Deadline
Not specified
AAPG Foundation Grants-in-Aid
Merit-based Need-based

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American Association of Petroleum Geologists Foundation
Location not available
Independent provider
Grant
1000 USD
Deadline
31 Oct 2024
$1,500 Annual Video Contest Scholarship
Merit-based

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IvyPanda
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