Monash University (Australia) – Southeast University (China) Joint phD Program


The Monash University-Southeast University Joint Graduate School (JGS) is an Australia-China joint venture which aims at establishing a world-class research and training institute in China through a combined effort of Monash University (Monash) and Southeast University (SEU). Monash is authorized by China Ministry of Education to be the first foreign university to receive a license to operate in China, in offering postgraduate degrees at the PhD level.

The JGS is located in Suzhou, which is a vibrant city in Jiangsu Province of East China. Transportation engineering is one of the best disciplines both in Monash and SEU. Currently, the joint program of PhD degree in Transportation Engineering is available. Students taking the dual PhD program at the JGS will graduate with both a Monash and SEU PhD degrees after successfully completing their studies, which will be finished mainly in Suzhou campus, with the opportunity of going to Monash for one year. PhD students will be co-supervised by supervisors from two universities.

For the detailed information please refer to the Monash website as follows;,-china