Deakin University - PhD Scholarships

Deakin India Research Initiative (DIRI) Scholarships

Deakin University, Australia announces PhD Scholarships with Bharat Forge, Pune

Invites Applications for

* Deakin India Research Initiative (DIRI) Scholarships

* Deakin University, Australia, is offering limited number of scholarships for its full-time off-campus PhD program through the Deakin India Research Initiative (DIRI) in the areas of metallurgical, production, materials and mechanical engineering.

Eligibility for application:

Quality MTech/MS from a recognized University in India. Graduation and Post-graduation level in First Class scoring above 65% marks in the final exams

UGC/NET qualified

Must have a written thesis of 10,000 words as part of the MTech/MS. Research publications desired.

Selected candidates will be registered for PhD at Deakin University, Australia and will receive a 100% Tuition fee waiver. Bharat Forge will offer a monthly stipend in accordance with the UGC/CSIR guidelines and also provide free bachelor accommodation at Pune.

To apply, please send your detailed CV including your academic percentage and research publications to Ms.Ruby Majumdar at

Last date for receipt of applications is 31st Jan, 2016

For more information, contact Deakin University's India office, New Delhi at +91 11 26544700 (Monday to Friday, 9:30 am to 5 pm)

Benefits which a DIRI scholarship student receives during the course:

1. Deakin provides a scholarship (usually in the form of a full-tuition fee waiver of approximately $90,000).

2. An in-country stipend is paid to the student by the Indian partner.

3. Deakin supplies a travel fund of up to $10,000 for the student to travel and study in Australia one time for up to 6 months.

4. In addition, Deakin provides $1000 to support the student to present their research at an international conference

5. Students gets joint supervision from both Indian (Partner)Supervisor and Australian (Deakin) Supervisor.

6. Students gets International Degree.

For more details & Eligibility, Terms and Conditions please refer the Website : Deakin University - PhD Scholarships


Deakin University - PhD Scholarships