Domestic and International students, pursuing a higher Degree by research (masters/ doctoral), are currently being invited to the University of Adelaide with financial benefits.
The Adelaide Scholarships International (ASI) is a program that is funded by the University of Adelaide, aimed at awarding Scholarship grant, for two years as tuition fees to study for a Master’s Degree by Research, and three years to study for a Doctoral Research Degree.
About The Awarding Institution
The University of Adelaide is a Public University located in Adelaide, South Australia. Established in 1874, it is the third-oldest University in Australia.
The University of Adelaide is composed of five Faculties, with each containing constituent Schools. These include the Faculty of Engineering, Computer, and Mathematical Sciences (ECMS), the Faculty of Health and Medical Sciences, the Faculty of Arts, the Faculty of the Professions, and the Faculty of Sciences.
The University of Adelaide is one of Australia’s most prestigious Universities, renowned Internationally, for its excellence in Education and Research.
Why You Should Study At The University Of Adelaide
At Adelaide, cutting-edge innovation takes place amidst a rich history of excellence, spanning more than 140 years.
Bright young minds get to learn, alongside Internationally recognized Leaders, in their fields. Global research impact is achieved hand-in-hand, with outstanding graduate career outcomes.
UA aims to create and engender a University culture, that values health, safety, and well-being as fundamental components of the work environment.
It has approximately 130,000 Alumni Worldwide, along with 400 holders exchange agreements.
Adelaide Programs International
Awarding University: University of Adelaide
Course Level of Study: Postgraduate Research
Award: 100% Tuition Fee Waiver + Stipend $28,092 (2020 rate)
Access Mode: Online (Application process is carried out online)
Required Nationality: International students
Deadline for the Application: 10 July 2020
What Determines Eligibility?
All interested applicants must be International students, who are seeking to commence a Masters or Doctorate by Research Degree, at the University of Adelaide.
All candidates who are citizens and Permanent Residents of Australia, and citizens of New Zealand are ineligible. However, applicants who have applied for Australian permanent residency status, but have not yet received an outcome, can apply.
All the successful recipients are required to apply and enroll in their chosen program of study, at The University of Adelaide as “International Students”, in order to retain their Scholarship grant.
All intending candidates are required to enroll in the University of Adelaide, as ‘International Learners’, and they must retain the status of “International Students” throughout the duration of their enrollment in the University.
Applicants are required to have successfully completed at least the equivalent of an Australian First-Class Honors degree (this is a four-year degree with a major research project in the final year).
All qualifying programs of study must be successfully completed.
Intending applicants are also required to have successfully completed at least the equivalent of a First Class Australian Honours Degree.
All International applicants must not hold a research qualification, regarded by the University of Adelaide to be equivalent to an Australian Research Doctorate Degree.
Successful recipients must commence study at the University of Adelaide in the semester, once the grant is offered.
It is not possible to defer the Award.
International applicants will not be deemed eligible, if they have already commenced the Degree for which they are seeking an award.
How To Apply For The Adelaide Programs International
Interested candidates will be required to submit a formal application for Admission and a Scholarship, via the online application system through this given link: https://www.adelaide.edu.au/graduatecentre/admission/
Required Documents: As part of the application, applicants must submit all the required documents, to provide additional information when submitting their form. This information should be kept in their CV, and should include Scope ID, Google Scholar ID and/or ORCID (Open Researcher and Contributor ID).
Whether you are applying for an Undergraduate, Graduate or Postgraduate Degree, you are expected to meet all the admission requirements before submitting your application.
The University’s preferred accredited English language tests are: IELTS Academic Test, TOEFL internet-based and paper-based, Pearson Test of English Academic, and CAE (Cambridge English: Advanced).
All applicants are required to provide evidence of meeting the University of Adelaide’s minimum English language proficiency requirements, for Direct Entry by the application Deadline.
Benefits Of The Award
Fee Waiver: Provides a 100% Tuition Fee Waiver, which covers the cost of Tuition Fees, as a higher Degree by research student of the University of Adelaide, for up to 2 years for a Research Master Degree, and up to 3 years for a Doctor of Philosophy.
Stipend: Provides a living allowance of AUD28,092 (2020 rate, indexed annually) per annum, for up to 2 years for a Research Master degree, and up to 3 years. It is likely to be tax-exempt, subject to Taxation Office approval.
Allowances: The grant also provides financial support for an Overseas Student Health Cover (OSHC) World care policy, plus relocation and publication expenses.