Undertake your PhD and contribute to future research in Accounting
What you'll receive
a living allowance for three years, indexed annually ($27 596 in 2019).
To be eligible for this scholarship, you will need to meet the entry requirements to study a PhD with us.
PhD course requirements
How to apply
To apply for this scholarship, you'll need to submit an expression of interest. Your expression of interest should include:
resume - Your resume should outline your relevant research activities, including research-related employment, research publications, and/or other research achievements. Include any documents that demonstrate proof of your research activities and abilities
two-page research proposal - You research proposal should be no more than two pages and focus on at least one of two research topics, Business and technology or Governance. The proposal should contain clear research question(s), an explanation why you find the question(s) interesting and important, and ideas about what theoretical approaches and what kind of data/methods can be used to address them.
Send your expression of interest to the School of Accountancy Higher Degree Research Office.
What happens next?
If your expression of interest is successful, you'll be encouraged to apply to study a PhD with us.
PhD course details
About the scholarship
We conduct exciting, relevant research that is strategically allied with leading business, industry and government groups, to contribute to the knowledge and practice of accounting and accountability. We value research that involves and engages with our industry and professional stakeholders.
The School of Accountancy is situated within the QUT Business School, located at the Garden’s Point campus in Brisbane’s central business district. QUT Business School is one of the largest and strongest business faculties in Australia with strong international links to other leading universities across the globe; it was the first Australian business school to achieve Triple Crown Accreditation (AACSB; AMBA; EQUIS).