Postgraduate research opportunity

Monash University Faculty-School of Engineering Joint PhD Supervision Scholarship Scheme

In a joint collaboration between Malaysia and Australia, this prestigious PhD full scholarship will take you both to Malaysia and Australia Monash Campuses.

Engage with research leaders from both of our engineering campuses and participate in meaningful engineering projects.

As a successful scholarship recipient, you will receive full tuition fee waiver, monthly allowances/stipends, travelling allowances and the opportunity to study both at the Malaysia and Australia Monash Campuses.

For more information on the scholarship, please click here.

Note: Applications for this scholarship is now closed.

Monash Graduate Research Merit Scholarships


For all research degrees in priority areas of research at Monash University Malaysia.


Applicants must meet the minimum admission requirements (academic and English language proficiency) for the relevant research degree. In general, this is equivalent to a high distinction average (H1/H1E or First Class Honours as per MGE's assessment at admission) from a recognised university. Selection for a scholarship will be based on academic achievement, research publications (ISI papers preferred) and research experience or research related awards.

Applicant is also responsible to make contact with potential supervisors to express an interest in one of their projects or to discuss potential projects. You can find the profiles of the lecturers in our Research Profile.

Scheme Availability & Benefits

Each scholarship covers 100% of the tuition fees, plus a living allowance as follows:

Master of Engineering Science (Research) - RM2,600/month (up to 24 months of candidature).

Doctor of Philosophy - RM2,600/month (up to 42 months of candidature).


Prospective scholarship applicants fulfilling the scholarship criteria/eligibility should submit their application online via:

Higher Degree by Research Scholarship Application Form (School of Engineering / AEP 2018)

Upon submission of the form online, the candidate will required to submit their evidences on awards and publications to School Research Office via email:

Documentations required to evaluate scholarship applicants (CV, referee reports, academic transcripts, and qualification) will be extracted directly from HigherDREAMS. Any additional documents required from the candidate will be requested directly from School Research Office.

School of Engineering/ AEP Scholarship Round (for Year 2018)

Scholarship Round


Round 1 /2018

13 Dec 2017 (closed)

Round 2/2018

30 April 2018 (closed)

Round 3/2018

30 August 2018 (closed)

Campus Competitive Round / 2018**TBA

** Subject to scholarship (slot) availability

If interested, you should contact the Supervisor directly to discuss further on the project that interest you. You will find details of the researchers working in your field of interest from this link:-

For information on the fees, click here.

Meanwhile, for further details on the available stipend as well as the application process, you may contact:

Research Office, School of Engineering, Monash Malaysia (Sunway)


MyBrain15 (Ministry of Education (MOE))

The MyBrain15 (MyMaster and MyPhD) program is a scholarship for Malaysian full-time postgraduate students, offered by the Ministry of Education (MOE). Find more information about this scheme from the MyBrain15 Website.


For more information on eligibility criteria, application process, scholarship amount and forms, please click here.


For more information on eligibility criteria, application process, scholarship amount and forms, please click here.

Last Updated on 06 July 2018