Interested applicants are invited to submit an Expression of Interest (EOI) by 15 March.
If your EOI is of interest, you will be invited to apply on the online applications portal between 24 February – 22 March. At that time you will need select projects of interest and supply official documentation including grade sheets and a Statement of Purpose that addresses the needs of your preferred project.
We have made applying for the UQIDAR joint PhD program as simple as possible. You can apply by following these steps:
There are two PhD pathways to consider: i-students and q-students.
Indian nationals and international applicants (with citizenship other than Australia), will be considered for admission as i-students. i-students will spend their first year of study at IITD before completing one year (or more) at UQ. They would then complete the remainder of their studies at IITD.
Australian domestic students will be considered for admission as q-students. q-students will spend their first year of study at UQ before completing one year (or more) at IITD.
Applicants must meet the following requirements for consideration for entry into the joint PhD program.
To apply, you are required to submit an online application via UQ’s Online Application system. You will be asked to upload the following compulsory supporting documents when you submit your online application.
Please upload and save documents using the following naming convention: Last name_first name_document type. For example:
If any of your documentation is in a language other than English, UQIDAR will require a copy of the original language document and an officially translated copy. Internationally, one of UQ’s International Educational Representatives may be able to help you organise document translation and certification Please note, scanned documentation should meet the following criteria:
Uploading additional documents
If you need to upload additional documents after submitting your application, you can submit another document on the ‘Additional Documents’ page, which you can find by selecting your application under ‘Submitted Applications’ and then selecting ‘Additional Documents’. You do not need to email UQIDAR to say that you have uploaded more documents as the system automatically alerts us to your new documents.
Please apply online using these application instructions and include “Agent ID Code = XIDR” when you apply. Please note, we are not able to consider applications submitted after the deadline and we reserve the right to consider complete applications only.
What happens next?
Your application will then be shortlisted based on your eligibility, your background and your Statement of Purpose documents.
All shortlisted applicants will undergo:
When will I know if my application is successful?
You can expect to hear the outcome of your application in line with these application timelines.