International PhD Scholarships in Unlocking the Anchors of Soil Organic Carbon, Australia

If you are planning to undertake PhD degree in Australia, then you can apply for the International PhD Scholarships in Unlocking the Anchors of Soil Organic Carbon at the University of Sydney. The study programme is available for the academic session 2022-2023.

The scholarship is available to all Australian and international applicants to pursue a PhD program at the Faculty of Science. Eligible students will win a $28,854 yearly stipend for three years from the University of Sydney.


Nice chance for international students in Australia.

The University of Sydney is a public research university that ranks 38th in the QS World University Rankings and 27th in the Best Global Universities. It believes in universal education and leadership that improves the lives of people in the communities it serves.

Why should you choose to study at the University of Sydney? The University of Sydney is a globally recognised university that is consistently ranked among the top 50 universities in the world for education, research, student experience, and graduate employability.

Application Deadline: The last date to submit the entries to participate in the following grant is 4 July 2022.

Brief Description

  • University or Organization: University of Sydney
  • Department: Faculty of Science 
  • Course Level: PhD
  • Award: $28 854 per annum
  • Number of Awards: NA
  • Access Mode: Online
  • Nationality: Domestic and International
  • The award can be taken in Australia


  • Eligible Countries: Australian national students and other overseas students are both eligible to apply.
  • Eligible Course or Subjects: Students can apply for a PhD program in Unlocking the Anchors of Soil Organic Carbon to Manage Climate Change
  • Eligibility Criteria: To be eligible, the applicants must meet all the following/given criteria:
  • Be a domestic or international student
  • Have an unconditional offer of admission or be enrolled in a full-time  PhD at the Faculty of Science
  • Be willing to research in the prescribed area in the School of ife and Environmental Sciences (refer to Background section)
  • Hold an honours degree (first-class or second-class upper) or a master’s degree in a related field with a substantial research component with a on related disciplines
  • Have a background in soil chemistry and experience in using spectroscopic techniques, such as FT-ICR-MS), and FTIR for analysing soil organic matter.

How to Apply

  • How to Apply: Applicants are required to take admission in PhD degree at the university. After that, they can complete the online application form for this studentship.
  • Supporting DocumentsThe students are required to present the following documents to the university:
  • CV
  • Two referee report
  • Research proposal
  • Academic transcripts
  • Student visa
  • Admission Requirements: The applicant must have studied or completed a recognized qualification with the minimum required grades.
  • Language Requirement: The students must submit scores of the following English language proficiency tests:
  • IELTS (Academic) – 7.0
  • TOEFL iBT – 96
  • PTE Academic – 68


This scholarship program will provide an annual stipend allowance equivalent to the minimum RTP rate (indexed on 1 January each year) for up to three years, subject to satisfactory academic performance at the University of Sydney.

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