PhD Autonomous Navigation Scholarship 2020 @ Edith Cowan University, Australia


The Edith Cowan University, Australia, invites applications for scholarship to PhD Scholars. This project, which is aligned with the themes of Artificial Intelligence and Autonomous Systems, aims to undertake PhD research in autonomous navigation of AI-powered ground vehicles in natural environments.

Scholarship award:

$28,420 per year

Important Dates

31st July, 2020.


– BSc (Honours)/MSc/MPhil (with a significant research project component) in Computer Science, Mechatronics, Robotics, Electronics Engineering, Automation or a related subject.
– Strong theoretical and applied knowledge in machine learning, as well as good programming skills in Python/ MATLAB/C++ or other languages of choice.
Good oral and written communication skills.
– Experience in the following is highly desirable:
– Operation of light Unmanned Ground Vehicles (UGVs).
– Working with robot simulators such as CoppeliaSim and Gazebo.
– Working on robotics project(s) using Robot Operation System (ROS).
– High-quality publication(s) in English.

How to Apply

Applications must be sent to

Last Date

The last date for application is 31st July, 2020.

Contact Details

For any further details, the applying candidates can refer to official notification using the following link

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