University of Sydney, Australia is offering eligible candidates the International Research Scholarship for Postgraduate Research Degree or Master’s by Research program. The aim of the USydIS is to target intelligent international postgraduate students to carry out research projects which will improve and develop the research activity of the University.
What Scholarship Covers
The Scholarship duration extends up to three (3) years with prospect addition of one extra semester for PhD students. The number of scholarship awards is not specified by the University of Sydney. The Scholarship takes care of tuition fees and accommodation cost.
Field of Study
The USydIS is for Graduate (Masters, Research, PhD) and covers research disciplines in all fields of study. All research courses are suitable and may be promptly supported. For additional information please visit the Course Search section of the official website.
International students from all countries are considered eligible to apply for the scholarship. The USydIS is open to all research departments, though participation in the USydIS program each semester is at the prudence of the Dean of each faculty.
The Scholarship will be awarded to qualified candidate twice a year, in October/November in conjunction with the International Postgraduate Research Scholarships (IPRS) for commencement in Semester 1 (March), and in April for commencement in Semester 2 (July). Please make inquiries with the scholarship provider for more details.
Mode of Application
- Candidates applying for USydIS do not need any other form of separate application.
- The USydIS is available to applicants beginning in March and July semesters.
- Applicants must specify that they would like to be considered for the IPRS by completing the appropriate section of the Postgraduate Research Application form.
- Applicants should endeavor to visit the official website link below for whole details on how to apply for this award.Application Deadline
All applications must be received by the International Student Office (ISO) before the stipulated deadlines below:
31 July of the previous year for Semester 1 (March) commencement
15 December of the previous year for Semester 2 (July) commencement
Therefore the application deadline is simply 31 July/15 December 2016.
The University of Sydney in Australia is a public research university in Sydney established in 1850. It is the first university in Australia and is considered as one of its most prestigious. The University is graded as the 27th most reputable university in the world.
The British Daily Telegraph and The Huffington Post ranks the campus of the University of Sydney as the top 10 of the world’s most beautiful universities spreading across the inner-city environs of Camperdown and Darlington.
The university is made up of about 16 faculties and schools through which it offers bachelor’s, master’s, and doctoral degrees.