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Tuesday, 6 March 2018

Study in Thailand: Fully Scholarship at the Asian Institute of Technololgy for International Students, 2018

Country of Study: ThailandInstitution/ University: Asian Institute of Technology
Application Deadline: March 31, 2018Level of Study: Ph.D
 Bangchak Initiative and Innovative Centre (BIIC@AIT) located at Asian Institute of Technology (AIT) in Thailand is currently looking for excellent doctoral applicants in  Energy Food Engineering and Bioprocess Technology (FEBT)  and Environmental Engineering programs (EEM). All research assistant scholarships are fully-funded (covering the stipend and tuition fees) and open to students from any country. English is the official language of communication at AIT.
The Bangchak Initiative and Innovative Center addresses fundamental and applied research challenges facing the Renewable energy industry worldwide and its objective is to inculcate entrepreneurship and innovation enterprises. The Center is generously funded to collaborate closely with top industries and universities domestically and internationally.
Scholarship Sponsor: The Asian Institute of Technology promotes technological change and sustainable development in the Asian-Pacific region through higher education, research and outreach. Established in Bangkok in 1959, AIT has become a leading regional postgraduate institution and is actively working with public and private sector partners throughout the region and with some of the top universities in the world.
Scholarship Benefits:  fully-funded (covering the stipend and tuition fees). Selected candidates will get a unique opportunity to co-found an international start-up company with separate funding from BIIC or others.
Field/Area of Study: Energy , Food Engineering and Bioprocess Technology (FEBT)  and Environmental Engineering programs (EEM)
Type of Award: Full Scholarship


  • Any nationality are welcome to apply
  • First-class (honours) bachelor’s and master’s degrees or equivalent (Master GPA above 3.50 out of 4.0)
  • English Proficiency: IELTS or AIT EET score above 6.0

General Requirement

  • The role of researcher is to carry out innovative research which will lead to patent and commercial products
  • Ability to present results in technical reports, and prepare scientific papers for publication in high impact factor international refereed journals.
  • Capable of working within a project team to achieve innovative results.
  • Exceptional communication, organisation and interpersonal skills.
  • Experience in incubation/founding start-up company is added advantage

 Specific Requirement for Energy Area

  • Relevant power electronic industrial and research experience
  • Hardware Experience/Knowledge on Converters, prototype development.
  • Exceptional coding ability in programming tools such as Matlab, Python etc. and experience in  design and modelling tools like Simulink/PSIM/LabVIEW/ or other power electronics simulation tools

Specific Requirement for FEBT Area

  • Having Bachelor and Master degrees in Biotechnology, Biochemical Engineering, Chemical Engineering, Food Science and Technology and/or similar relevant subjects

Specific Requirement for EEM Area

  • Having Bachelor and Master degree in biochemical or chemical engineering, civil engineering, environmental engineering, public health science or related applied sciences.
  • Capable of programming and experience in design and modelling of wastewater treatment systems.
  • Experience/Knowledge on controls of bioreactor.

Instruction on Application:

For Admission in August 2018 batch, Please fill the online application which is given in the following link  . Along with this application, applicant should send the following documents all in one combined PDF file to the following email ( on or before 31st March 2018. The successful candidate can start immediately in August 2018 semester.
  • Covering letter
  • Project proposal with pitching ideas which may lead to commercial products/start-ups (2 pages maximum)
  • Information about education, exams and previous relevant work/research experience (a CV).
  • Certified copies of academic diplomas and certificates.
  • Publications relevant to the research scope and any other work which the applicant wishes to be taken into account and should clearly state the applicant’s contribution.
  • Names and contact information of at least two references

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