Help to Find a PhD Supervisor
Saksara provides valuable advice and resources on the process of finding an academic supervisor for your prospective research. There are regular workshops being offered and Saksara offers consultancy services for candidates who want assistance in navigating the process.
About Australian Research
Australia is amongst the most prolific research countries in the world, and consistently performing well above its population in research output, world rankings of universities and achievements.
Scholarships for Research
There are many scholarships available for postgraduate research. Good quality scholarships are highly competitive, and candidates need to prepare well in advance in order to be competitive. PhD scholarships that include tuition fees and living expenses are typically valued in excess of AUD$250,000. Serious candidates recognise that this value warrants the planning, time and effort that the value of the scholarship, and the opportunity deserves.
Australian Research Ratings
The Australian Research Council (ARC) is a statutory agency within the Australian Government. Its mission is to deliver policy and programs that advance Australian research and innovation globally and benefit the community. ARC provides advice to government on policy, it administers National Competitive Research Grants (NCRG), and it administers the Excellence in Research Australia (ERA), which is a process to evaluate the quality of Australian research. The ERA data can be a useful tool for researchers and research degree candidates to make informed choices about institutions to approach. [more information]
Asian & Indonesian Research in Australia
There are numerous research centres and institutes that are dedicated to the studies of Indonesia, or Australia-Indonesia relations. Saksara has collected and organised this information into our database. Please feel free to browse through our resources and links and please contact us if you would like to recommend some new or updated editions.