ADB Scholarships at University of Auckland

Published Date: May 30, 2019

Scholarship details

  • Area of study

  • Country of the Scholarship

    New Zealand
  • Scholarship Valid Until (Year)

  • Type of scholarship

    Master's scholarship
  • Scholarship amount given

    $3000 - $5000
  • Type of scholarship administrator

  • Mode of scholarship (Online/Offline)

  • Applier's country

  • Expenses covered

    Tuition fees
  • Scholarship Contact Details

    Auckland: 923 5025 Outside Auckland: 0800 61 62 63 International: +64 9 373 7513

The ADB-Japan Scholarship program gives qualified citizens from ADB member country the opportunity to undertake postgraduate studies in science and technology, economics, management, and other development-related fields at the University of Auckland and other participating academic institutions in the Asia-Pacific region.

Host Institution

University of Auckland, New Zealand

Field of study

The scholarship covers the following University of Auckland programs;

– Master of Arts (Development Studies)

– Masters of Program in Engineering

– Master of International Business

– Master of Science (Environmental Science)

– Master of Public Health

Number of Scholarship

Not specified

Target group

Citizens of ADB borrowing countries

Scholarship inclusions

The scholarship covers scholar’s tuition fee, health and medical insurance, basic cost of living, airfare to and from Auckland, and special grant to be used for thesis preparation.


Applicants must;

  1. Be a citizen of ADB borrowing member
  2. Have gained admission into an approved academic institution for an approved masters program
  3. Have a first degree or its equivalent with excellent academic record
  4. Have, as at the time of application, a full-time professional work experience of at least two years
  5. Be proficient in written and oral English
  6. Be under 35 years of age
  7. Agree to return to home country after the completion of program

Application Instruction

Prospective scholars will need to complete and submit the ADB-Japan Scholarship application form and courier or post all required documents to the University. The closing date for 2020 intake will close 19 July, 2020. For detailed information on how to apply, visit the official scholarship website