PhD Scholarships in Vision-and-Language at University of Adelaide Australia 2021

The University of Adelaide invites applications for the PhD Scholarships in Vision-and-Language in Australia for the 2021/22 academic year.

In this project, you will research and develop novel algorithms that can ground vision language to real-world daily applications. This research project in Computer Vision, Visual Question Answering, and Vision-and-Language technology more broadly is developing and exploring 5 research themes:

  • Integrating prior knowledge into vision-and-language with symbolic reasoning.
  • Explainable Visual Question Answering.
  • Vision-and-Language in the wild: causality, reliability, and generalisability.
  • Fine-grained control of image2text and text2image generation.
  • Human-centred Vision-and-Language Navigation.

Worth of Award

There are nine (9) scholarships available, to be paid at a rate of AU$40,000 per annum. They are likely to be tax-exempt, subject to Australian Taxation Office approval.

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  • Applicants must be Australian citizens or permanent residents of Australia; or international students who are accepted as candidates for a PhD degree at the university.
  • Female applicants for the PhD Scholarships in Vision-and-Language are strongly encouraged to apply.

How to Apply

Applications must be submitted using the Online Application Form.  A PDF copy of the application summary should be emailed to Ms Lina Court with the name of the scholarship in the subject heading.

Deadline: Applications should be submitted no later than October 31, 2021.


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