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RMIT University

  • 45% international / 55% domestic

PhD Scholarship in Comfort and Ergonomics: Innovative Seating Solution for Commercial Vehicles

Key details

$26,000 per annum
Length of Support
3 years
Number Offered

About this scholarship

This project aims to development of an innovative six-degree-of-freedom seating system for commercial vehicles, including trucks and mobile machinery, to maximise the reduction of unwanted multiple directional vibrations to the driver’s body.

Value and duration

  • International student: $26,000 per year (pro rata) and tuition fees waived for three years.
  • Domestic student: $30,000 per year (pro rata) for three years.

Number of scholarships available



  • Honours with GPA 3.5+; or
  • Master degree students with GPA 3.5 +; or
  • Q1 SCI publications, IELTS 6.5+; or
  • TOFEL 580 +

How to apply

Send your academic transcripts of both undergraduate and postgraduate and CV and a cover letter to HDR or SGR. You need to get your admission offer in order to get the scholarship offer. In order to get the admission offer, you need to submit your EOI following the AIR procedures.

Applicants applying for scholarship will be required to submit an application for admission to the Higher Degrees by Research PhD program DR216. More information on How to Apply is available here.

Open date: Applications are now open.

Close date: Applications will close when a candidate is selected.

Contact:  For further enquiries please contact Xu Wang via email: xu.wang@rmit.edu.au.


  • Female
  • Male
Eligible Study Fields
Engineering & Mathematics