About the University of Sydney:
Sponsor: University of Sydney, Australia
The University of Sydney offers the widest range of academic programs of any university in Australia, with eight disciplines ranked among the top 20 in the QS 2014/15 World University Rankings.
Their teachers, researchers and leading thinkers are paving the way for solutions to complex global issues impacting upon our health, environment, technology and culture.
Across 16 faculties, they have research teams working on creating cleaner fuels, faster internet, treatment for chronic illness, and more sustainable ways of living.
About the 2016 University of Sydney International Scholarships in Australia:
Applications are currently ongoing for the 2016 University of Sydney International Scholarships in Australia. The University of Sydney invites candidates who are eligible to undertake a Postgraduate Research Degree or Master’s by Research program at this University to apply for the University of Sydney International Research Scholarship (USydIS).
The objective of the USydIS is to attract top quality international postgraduate students to undertake research projects which will enhance the University’s research activities.
Criteria for Eligibility:
The USydIS is available to students commencing in both the March (Research Period 2) and July (Research Period 3). For details on Scholarship Selection, please refer to the Supplementary information for research scholarship applicants.
Fields of Study:
Open to all research disciplines (but would depend on Faculty).
Number of Scholarships:
Eligible Countries/Target Groups:
International students from all countries.
Value of Scholarship/Inclusions:
The USydIS will cover tuition fees and living allowance for up to three years with a possibility of one semester’s extension for PhD students.
No separate application for a USydIS Scholarship is necessary. Students must indicate that they would like to be considered for the USydIS by completing the relevant section of the Postgraduate Research Application form. To be considered for the award, completed applications MUST be received by the Admissions Office by:
- – 31 July of the previous year for Research Period 2 (March) commencement
- – 15 December of the previous year for Research Period 3 (July) commencement
It is important to visit the official website (link found below) to access the application form and for detailed information on how to apply for this scholarship.
Deadline for Application
The deadline for applications is 31 July/15 December (annually).