The University of South Australia is inviting applications for president’s scholarships for international students. Scholarships are available for pursuing doctorate by research programme.
The aim of the scholarship program is to enable and encourage academically able international students.
The University of South Australia is a public research university in the Australian state of South Australia. It was formed in 1991 with the merger of the South Australian Institute of Technology and Colleges of Advanced Education.
An applicant must have first-class Honours or equivalent to gain a scholarship at the University of South Australia. Applicants from outside the home country will often need to meet specific English language/other language requirements in order to be able to study there.
Course Level: Scholarships are available for pursuing Higher Degree by Research (HDR) programme at the University of South Australia.
-Applicants must have a University of South Australia supervisor willing to nominate for consideration and outstanding academic records, and be a citizen of an overseas country eligible for entry to Australia for the time required to complete the research degree. UPS are nearly always given to doctorate by research candidates but can be given to masters by research candidates in some cases. These scholarships can only be taken at this university.
-Australian applicants: Generally an applicant must have first-class Honours or equivalent to gain a scholarship at the University of South Australia. Scholarships are awarded on the basis that the candidate will be studying full-time. In some cases, candidates can apply to receive scholarships on a part-time basis if there are compelling social reasons (eg the need to provide full-time care of children, disabled, sick, injured or elderly). The need to undertake part- or full-time work is not considered a compelling social reason.
-International applicants: Generally an applicant must have first-class Honours or equivalent to gain a scholarship at the University of South Australia. An awardee must be enrolled on a full-time basis as a candidate for a Masters by Research or PhD at the University of South Australia. An awardee shall be enrolled as an internal candidate at the University of South Australia.
Nationality: International students can apply for these scholarships.
-Undergraduate Studies/Bachelor degree academic transcripts, including detailed records of courses and subjects undertaken and individual grades achieved.
-Postgraduate degree studies /e.g. Diplomas, Master’s Degree academic records and transcripts.
-Evidence of English language
Application Deadline: The application deadline is 31 August 2016.