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Australia International Postgraduate Research Scholarships (IPRS)

Australia International Postgraduate Research Scholarships (IPRS)

Australia International Postgraduate Research Scholarships (IPRS) :The objectives of the IPRS scheme are to:attract top quality international postgraduate students to areas of research strength in Australian higher education providers (HEP); and support Australia’s research effort.IPRS enables international students to undertake a postgraduate research qualification in Australia and gain experience with leading Australian researchers.A total of 330 IPRS places are awarded to HEPs each year at a cost of around $20m per annum.

Australia International Postgraduate Research Scholarships (IPRS)

Offering agency: Australian Government
Open for: Masters/PhD Degree
Deadline: varies, April-Oct (annual)
Study in: Australia
Course starts 2016/2017

Brief description:

The International Postgraduate Research Scholarships (IPRS) program enables international students to undertake a postgraduate research qualification in Australia and gain experience with leading Australian researchers.

Host Institution(s): Participating Universities in Australia

Level/Field of study: Masters by research degree or Doctorate Degree offered by participating Universities in Australia.

Number of Awards: Around 330 are awarded annually.

Target group: International students of all countries (except New Zealand).

Scholarship value/inclusions/duration:

  • The scholarship covers tuition fees and health cover costs for scholarship holders, and health cover costs for their dependents.
  • The scholarships are available for a period of two years for a research masters degree or three years for a research doctorate degree.

Eligibility:

  •  applicant must be an international student (except New Zealand) and commencing full-time enrolment in a higher degree by research at an eligible university in Australia.

Application instructions:

Applications for a scholarship need to be made directly to participating Universities. Students need to approach the scholarship office at their chosen university for direction about the process to apply for an IPRS and key deadline dates. The deadline varies per university but is around April-October each year.

Australia International Postgraduate Research Scholarships (IPRS)

Disclaimer: This is NOT the official scholarship page. This is only a one-page summarized listing of the scholarship. While we endeavor to keep the information up to date and correct, information may change at any time without notice. For complete and updated information, please always refer to the official website of the scholarship provider.

For more details &  how to apply : http://education.gov.au/international-postgraduate-research-scholarships

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