PhD Scholarship Opportunity

RMIT and CSIRO’s Data61 is partnering to offer an opportunity for the successful candidate to undertake a fully funded PhD research in AI/Machine Learning to develop new solutions in an eCommerce setting.

The suitable candidate will be supported by a full scholarship, including a tuition waiver and living allowance. Additionally, the successful candidate will also receive a Data61 top-up scholarship, which includes a $10K per annum top-up, $5K of research support over the candidature period, and access to expertise from RMIT and Data61 to support your research. The value of the stipend from RMIT and Data61 comes to a total of $42,841 tax-free in 2022. The underlying stipend from RMIT will be reviewed annually to reflect any increase in living costs for the duration (3.5 years) of the PhD candidature.

The applicant will be expected to undergo a competitive selection process. For further information, please contact Prof. Kok-Leong Ong on with your CV, academic transcript, and publications. The due date to apply to RMIT and Data61 is 5 November 2021.

NOTE: To be eligible for this opportunity, you need to (i) be either a domestic student or an international student who is currently residing in Australia, and (ii) meet entry requirements from both RMIT and Data61.