International Students are welcome to apply for Macquarie University PhD Scholarships in High Dimensional Statistical Modelling for Complex Data, Australia 2022-23. The scholarship allows for PhD level programs in Statistics taught at Macquarie University. The scholarship deadline is February 28, 2022.
About the Scholarship:
Macquarie University, founded in 1964, is a public university in the Sydney suburbs of Macquarie Park. The establishment of the university was a bold step toward transforming Australia’s otherwise traditional education system. The university provides a variety of facilities and services to students and is ranked among the top universities in the world. The university has a total student enrollment of 40,209 students, of which 27,795 are full-time students and 12,414 are part-time students. For the previous academic year, the university received 8,641 international admissions and 31,568 domestic student enrollments (2019-20).
A thriving hub for students, researchers, and teachers all working toward a common goal of a brighter future. QS World University Rankings, 2020 has placed Macquarie University in the top 1% of universities worldwide. Considered one of Australia’s top universities, the university has been ranked ninth in the country for employability (QS Graduate Employability Rankings, 2020), producing graduates who are among the world’s most sought-after professionals. The university, which spans 126 acres of land, offers a diverse range of courses for students to choose from. The Faculty of Business, The Faculty of Education, The Faculty of Engineering, The Faculty of Law, The Faculty of Science, The Faculty of Medicine and Health, The Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences, The Faculty of Information Technologies, The Faculty of Languages and Linguistics, The Faculty of Media, Communications, and Performing Arts, The Faculty of Psychology and Cognitive Science, and The Faculty of Security, Intelligence, and Criminology all offer a variety of courses and research opportunities.
Students at the university can choose from a variety of housing options. Students can choose their hall of residence based on their preferences, ensuring that they are not inconvenienced during their stay in the city. Macquarie University’s campus amenities include a bookstore, counseling services, cafes, a medical clinic, a pharmacy, and a private hospital, among other things. The university is in a prime location and has most of the resources that students would require on its premises. Students can also take advantage of the University’s excellent sports facilities, which are regarded as among the best in the country. The university’s Sports and Aquatic Centre features swimming pools, health clubs, basketball and squash courts, and even a martial arts area for students.
Macquarie University awards $6 million in scholarships to promote global higher education. Scholarships are given based on academic merit, diversity, leadership abilities, financial need, and/or significant achievements such as sports and volunteer work. The university has one of the most extensive scholarship programs in Australia, with several opportunities for international students to study at the university available each year. Sydney, ranked as one of the safest cities in the world, is an ideal study destination for students from all over the world. The university is concerned about the safety of its students and has security personnel stationed on campus. Among Macquarie University’s notable alumni are Chris Lilley, an Australian comedian, Rob Oakeshott, a Member of the Australian House of Representatives, Tania Mihailuk, a Member of the New South Wales Legislative Assembly, Adam Hills, an Australian comedian, Murray Cook, an Australian musician, Greg Page, an Australian singer, Lauren Jackson, an Australian basketball player, and Anthony Field, an Australian musician. Macquarie has a reputation for research excellence, having received the maximum rating of five in the most recent Excellence in Research for Australia (ERA) report from the Australian Government. In addition, the report rated 100 percent of Macquarie’s research activity as world-class or higher. Macquarie University is home to four of Australia’s thirteen Research Centres of Excellence, including the Centre for Excellence in Core to Crust Fluid Systems and the Centre for Excellence in Cognition and Disorders. We were the first Australian university to adopt the Bologna Model, and our research students can collaborate with students from other universities through a Cotutelle partnership.
Macquarie University has one of the most generous scholarship programs in Australia, with many opportunities for international students to study here each year. The Europe – Macquarie University A$10,000 Early Acceptance Scholarship is a significant new addition to our list of scholarships. This scholarship is available to all eligible European students beginning their studies in 2022. It is worth up to A$10,000 per year for the normal duration of a bachelor’s or master’s degree by coursework (up to A$5,000 will be credited to each study session, or term). Macquarie University is located 15 kilometers from Sydney Harbour and has a train station on campus that connects directly to the CBD. The campus is surrounded by 126 hectares of parkland. More than A$1 billion in recent years has been invested, and our students now have access to world-class facilities, including a new library, a private hospital, first-rate sports fields, an Olympic-sized swimming pool, and a gym. All students, both on and off campus, have access to fully and self-catered rooms, as well as single and shared rooms.
Scholarship Sponsor(s): Macquarie University
Host Country(s): Australia
Scholarship Worth: $28,854
Study Level: PhD
Nationality: International Students
Macquarie University will provide a tuition fee waiver as well as a living allowance stipend. The scholarship has a “MQRES” full-time stipend rate of $28,854 per year (in 2022, tax-free for up to 3 years – indexed annually).
Eligibility for Scholarship
Applicants must have a record of excellent academic performance and, preferably, additional relevant research experience and/or peer-reviewed research activity in accordance with the University’s scholarship rating guidelines in order to be considered for a scholarship. For more information on these guidelines, see the section on Rating Scholarship Applicants.
The Macquarie University PhD Scholarships In High Dimensional Statistical Modelling For Complex Data, Australia 2022-23 is open to all International students
Macquarie University welcomes new students.
- Must complete the Online HDR Candidature and Scholarship Application through the Online Application System, as well as arrange for two academic referee reports to be submitted to the Higher Degree Research Office.
- Under the scholarship details question, you MUST include the allocation number.
- Current applicants who have received a successful candidature offer within the last 12 months and are currently enrolled at Macquarie University:
- You must submit a Scholarship Only Application form along with supporting documentation. Please see the “How to Submit a Scholarship Only Application” Guideline.
- Under the scholarship details question, you MUST include the allocation number person. When you submit your application, you will be invited to a brief interview.
The application deadline for Macquarie University PhD Scholarships in High Dimensional Statistical Modelling For Complex Data, Australia 2022-23 is 28 Feb 2022.