ATTRACTIVE PhD SCHOLARSHIPS AT THE IITB-MONASH RESEARCH ACADEMY
INDIAN-AUSTRALIAN RESEARCH PARTNERSHIP
The IITB-Monash Research
Academy(The Academy) is an exciting partnership between The Indian Institute of
technology Bombay(IITB) AND Monash University, Melbourne(Australlia)- two of the
worlds leading educational and research institutions- The Academy will be housed
in a specially constructed building at IIT Bombay.
The Academy, has designed a jointly badged PhD prgram in which students can
undertake interdisciplinary research in several thematic areas focussing on the
fields of engineering and technology. The Academy is offering attractive PhD
scholarships to suitable candidates. The current focus is on attracting top
students in the fields of engineering and technology. As a PhD student you will
be based at the academy in Powai. You will work with an elite team of academics
and stuidsents on one of the following reseach temes:
Advanced computational engg, simulation and manufacture
Biotechnology and stem cell research
Several of the research projects in the academy will be sponsored by major
industries. Opportunities exist for candidates to work closely with industrial
R&D labs. Generous scholarships will be available to support candidates.
Candidates with a first class Masters degree in Engg or science from a reputed
university or a bachelors degree with a high grade point average from the IIT's,
NIT's or BITS should take advantage of this unique opportunity to acquire an
internationally recognised qualification and pursue a career in research.
Althoush nota pre-requisite, candidates who have been highly placed in GATE or
GRE should apply.
Closing date for applications is 19 November 2008.
For more details: www.iitbmonash.org
or contact students[at]iitbmonash.org
Information on IITB and Monash University asre availbale at www.iitb.ac.in