PhD Scholarships in CO2 Electroreduction at University of New South Wales, Australia

The School of Chemistry is looking for candidates to apply for its PhD Scholarships in CO 2 Electroreduction at the University of New South Wales.

The programme aims to support applicants who are going to take part in the PhD degree programme at the university.


Amazing opportunity for financial assistance in Australia.

The University of New South Wales (UNSW) is one of Australia’s best schools and the 44th best school in the world (2021 QS World University Rankings). The School of Chemistry is in the UNSW Kensington Campus, which is close to the city center, beaches, and national parks of Sydney. Sydney is always ranked as one of the best places to live in the world.

Why study at the University of New South Wales? The University of New South Wales is known around the world for its high-quality education and research. It carefully shapes the world leaders of the future. By working closely with the private and public sectors to give students real-world experience, UNSW has created an academic framework that is known all over the world.

Application Deadline: Applications are open for the academic year 2022-2023.

Brief Description

  • University or Organization: University of New South Wales
  • Department: School of Chemistry
  • Course Level:  PhD
  • Award: Salary
  • Number of Awards: NA
  • Access Mode: Online
  • Nationality: Domestic and International students
  • The award can be taken in Australia


  • Eligible Countries: All nationalities.
  • Eligible Course or Subjects: PhD programmes CO 2 electroreduction in the School of Chemistry.
  • Eligibility Criteria: To be eligible, the applicants must meet all the following/given criteria:
  • Knowledge of electrochemical energy technologies such as electrocatalysis, electrolyzer, or batteries.
  • Demonstrated experience in conducting research projects and publishing research papers in respected journals.

How to Apply

  • How to Apply: The applicants must apply for the PhD program through the university’s online portal. Candidates interested in these positions are welcome to contact Dr. Chen Jia ( and Prof Chuan Zhao ( via email, and attach a CV, cover letter, and other relevant information.
  • Supporting Documents: Applicants should attach copies of ALL academic transcripts, relevant publications, a CV, a cover letter addressing the selection criteria and outlining interest in comparative constitutional studies, and a 3-5 page research proposal.
  • Details for two academic or professional referees must be provided (referees will be contacted only if an applicant is being considered for shortlisting).
  • Admission Requirements: Students must have a master’s degree or 1 st Class Honours Degree in Chemistry, Electrochemistry, Chemical Engineering, Materials Science, or a similar discipline
  • Language Requirement: The applicants are required to have excellent spoken and written English.


The University of New South Wales is providing the salary for high-potential applicants in Australia for the academic year 2022-2023.

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