University of Sydney International Research Scholarships 2019

Published Date: May 30, 2019

Scholarship details

  • Area of study

  • Country of the Scholarship

  • Scholarship Valid Until (Year)

  • Type of scholarship

    Master's scholarship
  • Scholarship amount given

    9000 - 12000
  • Type of scholarship administrator

  • Mode of scholarship (Online/Offline)

  • Applier's country

  • Expenses covered

    Tuition fees
  • Scholarship Contact Details

    Phone: +61 2 9351 2222

The University of Sydney International Research Scholarship is open to candidates who are eligible to undertake a Master’s by Research Program or a Post Graduate Research Degree at the university. The aim of the scholarship is to attract brilliant international postgraduate students to carry out research projects which would improve the university’s research activities.

Host Institution

University of Sydney, Australia

Field of Study

Master’s by Research program in research discipline or Post graduate Research Degree

Number of Awards

Not specified

Target groups

International students commencing in Research Period 2 (March) and Research Period (July)

Scholarship value/inclusions

The scholarship will cover scholar’s tuition fees and living allowance for up to three years with the possibility of a semester’s extension for PhD students


To be eligible, prospective scholars must;

– Be an international student starting full time enrolment in a Higher Degree by Research (HDR) at the university

– Be undertaking study in subject area regarded by the university as an area of current and emerging research strength

– Not have a qualification regarded as equivalent to an Australian Research Doctorate degree. And if scholar is undertaking a Research Master’s degree, scholars must not hold any research qualification that is equivalent or superior to an Australian Research Master’s degree

– Not have won an Australian Award scholarship within 2 years preceding the commencement of the RTP Fee Scholarship



Application instruction

To be considered for the scholarship, scholars must submit an application for admission into the research degree of their choice as there is no separate application form. Scholars are expected to read the selection process and Research Experience guide and also to visit the official scholarship website for detailed information about the scholarship.