UWA International Postgraduate Research Scholarships

Deadline: 5 April 2019
Open to: international applicants
Benefits: tuition fee scholarship, fortnightly stipend and health insurance


Applications are invited from suitably qualified international students to apply for UWA International Postgraduate Research Scholarships to undertake the degree of Master by Research or Doctorate by Research. An application for a scholarship is also an application for admission to the University.

The purpose of the UWA International Postgraduate Research Scholarships are to attract top quality international postgraduate students to the University and to support Australia’s research effort. Successful applicants can expect to become members of a research team working under the direction of senior researchers and in an area which has attracted resources.

These scholarships are funded by The University of Western Australia and cover international tuition fees for up to four (4) years, as well as Overseas Student Health Cover.


Applications for UWA International Postgraduate Research Scholarships are rated according to the following

  • Academic achievement;
  • English language achievement; and
  • Research experience.

Allocation of scholarships is the outcome of a competitive ranking and selection process in which applications are scored and ranked by Schools, Faculties and the University HDR Scholarships Committee, according to these common criteria and on the basis of evidence provided.


Successful applicants may also be awarded an international postgraduate living allowance scholarship, valued at USD 30,000 per annum.

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For more information, please visit the official web page.