The Australian Government Research Training Program (AGRTP) Scholarships (International) are specifically intended to support international students to undertake a research higher degree at Flinders University.
Course Level: Masters/PhD Degree
Subject(s): Full-time research higher degree (Research Doctorate degree or Research Master’s degree) offered at the University
Grants: The scholarship covers the international student tuition fees, a generous living allowance paid at the rate of $27,082 (2018 rate), and an establishment allowance of up to $1,485 to assist with relocation costs and airfares. The scholarship is tenable for up to three years for a Research Doctorate degree and up to two years for a Research Master’s degree.
Eligibility: Applicants must meet the following criteria to be eligible for a fellowship award:
Applicants must satisfy the University’s academic entry requirements for a Master’s degree by research or Doctorate by research.
• Applicants are required to have successfully completed at least the equivalent of an Australian First Class Hons degree (this is a four year degree with a major research project in the final year)
• Applicants must have met the English proficiency levels set by Flinders University for international students at the time of application. Students for whom English is a foreign language will need to provide evidence of their English language competence.
• Applicants must not hold an equivalent research higher degree qualification. Applications are only open to students commencing a research higher degree in Australia for the first time.
• Applicants must not hold Australian citizenship, Australian permanent resident status or New Zealand citizenship.
Deadline: 9 Aug 2019 (annual)
For more detail about eligibility and how to apply,