Offered annually and adjudged as one of the finest FREE scholarship opportunities in Australia, The Adelaide Scholarships International has once again opened its doors to welcome a new cohort of international applicants for the 2016/2017 academic season. This scholarship is fully funded, with benefits covering the full cost of tuition fees, an annual living stipend of ($26,288) and overseas health insurance (provided the beneficiary holds a visa of subclass 574). It is important to note this is a limited postgraduate scholarship, and is offered for two years for those embarking on research and three years for others involved in Doctoral research. For the latter only, provision could be made for the extension of the scholarship duration. 30th April, 2016 is the deadline for the 2nd semester cohort of applicants.
Who is eligible to apply?
Prospective applicants are encouraged to familiarize themselves with these guidelines, in order to ensure that their applications stand a great chance of being selected.
An important eligibility requirement is that you need to obtain a degree which is equivalent to the Australian
first class honours degree. The duration of study upon which the degree was awarded should be four years,
and your transcript and testimonials must lend credence to the fact you successfully completed all the
taught subject. Academic merit and your potential to embark on research are the main criteria applicable;
hence,no extracurricular activities will be considered.
All courses are taught in English, and it is very important for prospective applicants to submit a proof of their proficiency in English Language since this is a prerequisite. You are free to enrol and ensure that your complete an English immersion programme to help you acquire the basics of the language before the semester begins. The Adelaide University will not accept applicants from Australia and New Zealand, but is open to all applicants from the rest of the world.
Mode of application
The procedure of applying for this scholarship is simple. First, submit an application to the University Admissions Office for placement. Then visit the official website and complete the online application too. No fee is charge as part of the application. Once on the website, make sure to read all the relevant information concerning this scholarship.
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