China - Joint Award Partners

Shanghai Jiao Tong University

The University of Adelaide and Shanghai Jiao Tong University have been offering a jointly awarded PhD since 2015 in different research areas. Joining the program will allow you to gain access to the research strengths of the two globally leading research-intensive universities.

Fields of Research and available opportunities

  • Jointly awarded PhD opportunities are available for students who study in the Faculty of Engineering, Computer and Mathematical Sciences and Adelaide School of Agriculture, Food and Wine; and in the SJTU School of Life Science and Biotechnology.
  • Up to ten students are accepted to the joint award program each year. 

Key Information

  • The thesis must be written and defended in English, with abstracts in both Chinese and English 


  • For information on all University of Adelaide scholarships available visit our scholarships webpage 

How to Apply?

  • To apply to the University of Adelaide please go to our Jointly Awarded PhDs How to Apply webpage and follow the application process
  • To apply to SJTU please complete and submit an online application at Study@SJTU

Further Information