The Adelaide Scholarships International (ASI) provides the tuition fees for 2 years for a Master’s degree by Research and 3 years for a Doctoral research degree (an extension is possible for doctoral programs only), an annual living allowance of $28,854 (indexed annually) for two years for a Master degree by Research and three years for a Doctoral research degree (an extension is possible for doctoral programs only), and, For Postgraduate Research, the award provides compulsory standard Overseas Student Health Cover (OSHC) World care policy for the student and their partner and minors (if any) throughout the student visa.
The University of Adelaide International scholarships is open to both Master’s and Ph.D. students from across the globe without reservations. Several scholarships are awarded annually to students with outstanding educational histories.
Level of study
Masters and Ph.D. Students
Local and international students
Scholarships will be granted on academic merit and research capacity, extra-curricular accomplishments are not assessed.
International applicants must not hold a research qualification regarded by the University of Adelaide to be equivalent to an Australian Research Doctorate or if undertaking a Research Master degree, not hold a research qualification regarded by the University of Adelaide to be equivalent to or higher than an Australian Research Master degree.
International applicants who have not provided evidence of their meeting the minimum English language proficiency requirements for direct entry by the scholarship closing date, or who have completed a Pre-Enrolment English Program to meet the entry requirements for the intended program of study, are not eligible.
Those undertaking research via remote candidature are ineligible.
Aspirants are required to enroll at the University of Adelaide as international students and must maintain ‘international student’ status for the duration of their enrolment at the University.
International applicants are not eligible if they have already commenced the degree for which they are seeking an award unless they can establish that they were unable to apply in the previous round.
Scholarship owners must begin studying at the University of Adelaide in the semester the scholarship is given.
Applicants who applied and were eligible for review in an international scholarship round, and were unsuccessful, will automatically be reconsidered in the following international scholarship round, assuming they hold a valid offer of candidature for that intake.
The offer of a scholarship is dependent upon a student not being offered another award by the Commonwealth of Australia, the University of Adelaide, or an overseas sponsor.
Application for the Adelaide Scholarships International (ASI) is simple, as soon as you meet up the eligibility criteria.
So, to apply; submit a formal application for Admission and a Scholarship through the online application system for international and local students. There is no application fee. Both international and local students should follow the steps below to apply;
- Check your eligibility
- Review scholarship eligibility criteria
- Find a supervisor
- Apply online
- Accept your offer and enrol (local students)
- Accept your offer and enrol (international students)
The University of Adelaide is unable to provide an assessment of eligibility for candidature and/or a scholarship until a formal application is submitted and assessed.
It is strongly proposed that all applicants submit their application and all required documents well before the closing date