University of Adelaide Fully-funded Scholarships for Outstanding International Students
The University of Adelaide offers a scholarships scheme for international students undertaking postgraduate research study. The purpose of Adelaide Scholarships International (ASI) is to attract high quality overseas postgraduate students to areas of research strength in the University of Adelaide to support its research effort.
All Disciplines. Any master’s degree by research and three years for a doctoral research degree offered at the University
Open to all international students.
Applicants should hold at least the equivalent of an Australian First Class Honours degree for entry into a master’s programme and a research master’s degree for entry into a doctoral programme.
Other criteria that will be taken into consideration is undergraduate performance, bachelor and honours awards and scholarships, other postgraduate degrees, publications in internationally refereed journals, the presentation of conference papers and relevant industry experience.
NB: Applications for these scholarships are always highly competitive.
Generally ASI recipients have completed a master’s degree including a significant research component and have several publications and relevant work and research experience.
NB: The selection for scholarships is extremely competitive.
- Course tuition fees for two years for a master’s degree by research and three years for a doctoral research degree (an extension is possible for doctoral programmes only);
- An annual living allowance of approximately $23,728 (2012 value) for the normal duration of the programme; and
- If the award holder holds a subclass 574 visa the award covers the cost of compulsory standard Overseas Student Health Cover (OSHC) World care policy for the student and their spouse and dependents (if any) for the period of the scholarship. If the award holder does not hold a subclass 574 visa then he/she is responsible for the cost of health insurance.
Only apply if you meet the selection criteria above. The closing date for scholarship applications is in late August.
It is important to visit the official website (link found below) to access the application form and for detailed information on how to apply for this scholarship.