The University of Melbourne invites scholarships application from candidates who are pursuing graduate by Research Degree. The university hasn’t set a limit to Graduate Research Scholarships for domestic students only. It has tailored the scholarship to include international students as well. Furthermore, the University of Melbourne is one of the finest universities in Australia. Melbourne comprises 11 separate academic units and is in association with numerous institutes and research centers.
To cater to the needs of the international student community, the University of Melbourne has designed support programs for overseas students. Pre-departure guidance includes special discussions on student visa processing, the necessary documents students need to bring, student housing, insurance, destination and safety in Australia. Besides, it also provides scholarships to international students that aid them in this transition.
Full fee offset for students
To be eligible for this scholarship, you need to:
The University of Melbourne will provide a Research Training Program Scholarship (Fee Offset) to all domestic students currently enrolling in the Masters by Research or doctoral degree (PhD).
The University of Melbourne awards the Graduate Research Scholarships to domestic as well as international students based on academic merit. Further, the selection committee will score and rank eligible applicants. The scores are on the basis of academic achievement of their last degree. Further, the applicant’s research potential in their field of study is also an important factor. Also, the selection committee may consider factors such as completion of a degree at the same level of the research course for which the applicants seek a scholarship, relevant professional experience, refereed publications, specialist medical qualifications or composition of original music.
If you are a new student and have applied for a graduate research course at the University of Melbourne, you will be automatically considered for the Graduate Research Scholarships.
Likewise, If you have accepted a graduate research course offer and deferred commencement in order to be reconsidered for a scholarship, you must submit an online application form by 31 October to be considered for a scholarship in the following year.
Also, If you are currently enrolled in a graduate research course for which you seek scholarships, you must submit an online application form to the University of Melbourne by 31 October to be considered for a scholarship in the following year.
|Type of Opportunity||Scholarships and Fellowships|
|Open to||All Nationalities|
|Organizer||University of Melbourne|
|Contact the organizer||+(61 3) 9035 5511|