The Queensland University of Technology is offering Postgraduate Research Award (QUTPRA) for future and domestic international research students. These scholarships are available only to commencing QUT doctoral research students.
QUTPRAs are provided to assist with general living costs. Awardees, who are not already in receipt of an external tuition fee scholarship, will also be granted a QUT HDR tuition fee sponsorship for the term of candidature.
The Queensland University of Technology, abbreviated as QUT, is a public research university located in the urban coastal city of Brisbane, Queensland, Australia.
To assess the English language proficiency, university accepts results from the following tests: IELTS (Academic); TOEFL iBT (Internet-based); Pearson Test of English (PTE Academic); Cambridge English: Advanced (CAE); Cambridge English: Proficiency (CPE).
Course Level: Scholarships are available for pursuing postgraduate research programme.
Study Subject: Scholarships are awarded in the field of Business, Creative Industries, Education, Health, Law, Science and Engineering Institute of Health and Biomedical Innovation (IHBI) and Institute for Future Environments.
Scholarship Award: Students will receive:
- a living allowance for three years, indexed annually ($26,682 in 2017). The scholarship is tax exempt for full-time students, and can be used to support living costs.
International students may also receive:
- a research degree tuition fee sponsorship.
Scholarship can be taken in Australia
Eligibility: Students must
- Meet the admission criteria for a PhD
- Apply for and be accepted into a PhD or professional doctorate.
You must meet English language proficiency requirements by 30 September 2017.
QUT Postgraduate Research Award Scholarships are not Australian Government funded scholarships. You and any dependents are not exempt from visa application fees under this scholarship.
Nationality: Future and domestic international research students are eligible to apply.
College Admission Requirement
Entrance Requirement: First Class Honours (H1), or an equivalent level of attainment in accordance with QUT’s criteria for determining Honours equivalence
English Language Requirement: To assess the English language proficiency, university accepts results from the following tests: IELTS (Academic); TOEFL iBT (Internet-based); Pearson Test of English (PTE Academic); Cambridge English: Advanced (CAE); Cambridge English: Proficiency (CPE).
How to Apply: You must register your interest for a scholarship when you apply for your course by completing the ‘Scholarship application’ section of the research degree application form. Indicate on your application that you want to be considered for a scholarship as part of our annual scholarship round.
You’ll be considered for all scholarships you’re eligible for.
If you have already applied for admission and want to be considered in the annual scholarship round, register your interest by contacting the Research Students Centre.
Applications are due by 30 September.
Application Deadline: The application deadline is September 30, 2017.