Graduate Research Scholarships at the University of Melbourne

University of Melbourne

  • Degree Programs: Masters/PhD
  • Deadline: varies, ongoing annually
  • Location: Australia
  • Next Start Date: 2024


The University of Melbourne offers these scholarships to outstanding domestic and international students pursuing a Master by research degree or Doctoral degree.

Host Institution:

  • University of Melbourne, Australia

Fields of Study:

  • Any eligible graduate research degree available at the University of Melbourne

Number of Scholarships:

  • Approximately 600

Eligible Applicants:

  • Both domestic and international students

Scholarship Benefits:

  • Full tuition fee waiver for up to two years for Masters by Research students and up to four years for Doctoral students
  • Annual living allowance of $37,000 (2024 full-time study rate) for up to two years for Masters by Research students and up to 3.5 years for Doctoral students
  • Relocation grant of $2000 for students moving from other Australian states or territories, or $3000 for students coming from overseas
  • Single Membership Overseas Student Health Cover (OSHC) for international students who need a student visa to study in Australia

Eligibility Criteria:

To qualify for this scholarship, you must apply for and meet the entry requirements for a graduate research degree at the University of Melbourne, or be currently enrolled in one.

Application Process:

New students who apply for a graduate research program by the relevant deadline will be automatically considered for the Graduate Research Scholarships. Each faculty has its own deadlines. For detailed application instructions, visit the official scholarship website.

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