Master of Philosophy (No Honours) International Scholarships

Applications open
1 July 2020
Applications close
31 October 2020
Payment per year
$22,500 (2020 rate)
Duration
up to 2 years
Program
Masters
Degree
Postgraduate Research
Citizenship
International Students
Type of Scholarship
Academic
Financial Need
Students with Disabilities
Available In
All Faculties
Available To
Commencing

The University of Adelaide offers a number of Master of Philosophy (No Honours) International Scholarships exclusively to its recent graduates to continue their education via a Master of Philosophy.

 

Eligibility:

To be eligible to hold a Master of Philosophy (No Honours) International Scholarship:

  1. Applicants must be international students. Citizens and Permanent Residents of Australia, and citizens of New Zealand are ineligible. Applicants who have been granted one of the refugee and humanitarian visa sub-classes should contact the Adelaide Graduate Centre for advice on whether the visa sub-class meets the eligibility requirements for this scholarship.
  2. Applicants must be completing, or have completed and been awarded a relevant Bachelor Degree or equivalent with an achieved minimum of a Distinction average (GPA of 6.0 or above) at The University of Adelaide.  (To ensure uninterrupted study applicants are encouraged to apply whilst completing the final semester of their current studies).
  3. Applicants must not have commenced, be currently enrolled or hold an Honours Degree or a postgraduate qualification of any kind at The University of Adelaide or any other university.
  4. Applicants must be eligible to enrol in the full-time postgraduate degree Master of Philosophy at the University of Adelaide in 2021.
  5. Applicants must not be in receipt of an equivalent scholarship or salary from The University of Adelaide nor any sponsor to undertake the proposed degree.
  6. Applicants must must satisfy the minimum English language proficiency requirement as set by the university.
  7. Those undertaking research via remote candidature are ineligible.

 

Note:

  • Applicants who were unsuccessful in a previous Master of Philosophy (No Honours) International Scholarship round are not eligible for reconsideration.
  • The offer of a scholarship is contingent upon a student not being offered another award by the Commonwealth of Australia, The University of Adelaide, or an overseas sponsor. The University reserves the right to withdraw an offer of a scholarship at any time prior to enrolment if it is advised that an awardee has been offered a scholarship equal to or in excess of the financial value of the award offered by the University.

 

Stipend

The scholarship duration will be for up to two years for a Masters degree. 

For the duration of the scholarship the recipient will receive a 100% Tuition Fee Waiver and a stipend of AUD$22,500 (2020 rate) per annum.  It is likely to be tax exempt, subject to Taxation Office approval. 

Details of terms and/or benefits can be found in the Conditions of Award.

 

Enquiries:

Adelaide Graduate Centre Tel (08) 8313 5882 or email research_degrees@adelaide.edu.au.

 

Applying:

Application for ‘Admission and a Scholarship’ must be submitted using the Online Application Form.

 

Closing dates:

Major Round (semester 1 intake): 31 October of the year prior.

  • Applicants will be notified of the outcome of their scholarship application by mid-December.
  • Recipients must commence their research program in semester 1, 2021 (between 1 January and 30 June).
  • Applicants are expected to commence studies as soon as possible in the approved semester.
  • It is not possible to defer the award.

 

Mid-Year Round (semester 2 intake): 31 May of that year. 

  • Applicants will be notified of the outcome of their scholarship application by the end of July.
  • Recipients must commence their research program in semester 2, 2021 (between 1 July and 30 November).
  • Applicants are expected to commence studies as soon as possible in the approved semester.
  • It is not possible to defer the award.

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