Applications are open 

  • Local and international students   
  • Future students

Each candidate will receive:

  • A full tuition fee scholarship for 4 years
  • A stipend of $30,000 p.a. for 3 years
  • Funding towards international air fare travel to Tel Aviv University to complete part of candidature

Courses eligible

The 'Australia-Israel PhD Research Scholarship' program aims at strengthening relations between Australia and Israel, by fostering innovation and academic exchange. The scheme will support a total of two Partnered PhD candidates starting their PhD in 2017. 

Eligibility / selection criteria

Eligibility/Selection Criteria:
To become and remain eligible for the Australia-Israel PhD research scholarship, a prospective candidate must:

  • Have completed at least four years (or equivalent) of tertiary education studies in computer science, computer engineering or related discipline at a high level of achievement (75% or higher).
  • Have good understanding of data management; some knowledge of statistics is preferred.
  • Fulfill the PhD candidature entry requirements of both Swinburne University of Technology and Tel Aviv University including language proficiency.
  • Not have previously held a postgraduate research scholarship from Swinburne University of Technology

Successful applicants will be required to:

  • Enroll as a full time student in the PhD program of Swinburne University of Technology
  • Spend 12 months at Tel Aviv University under joint supervision of Tel Aviv University and Swinburne University of Technology academics


A stipend of $30,000 p.a. for 3 years.