The University of Sydney invites candidates who are eligible to undertake a Postgraduate Research Degree or Master’s by Research program at this University to apply for the University of Sydney International Research Scholarship (USydIS).
The objective of the USydIS is to attract top quality international postgraduate students to undertake research projects which will enhance the University’s research activities.
The USydIS is open to all research disciplines; however participation in the USydIS program each semester is at the discretion of the Dean of each faculty. Please inquire with the scholarship provider for more information.
International students from all nationalities
University of Sydney in Sydney, Australia
Fields of study
All research disciplines are eligible and may be supported. For more, please visit the Course Search section of the official website.
Number of awards
Not specified by the provider
Up to three (3) years with a possibility of one semester’s extension for PhD students
The USydIS will cover tuition fees and living allowance
Method of Application
The USydIS is available to students commencing in both the March and July Semesters.
Students must indicate that they would like to be considered for the IPRS by completing the relevant section of the Postgraduate Research Application form.
No separate application for a USydIS Scholarship is necessary.
Your applications MUST be received by the International Student Office (ISO) by the deadline dates below.
It is important to visit the official website (link to it is below) for complete details on how to apply for this award.
To be considered for the award, your applications MUST be received by the ISO by:
These Scholarships will be awarded to eligible applicants twice a year – in October/November in conjunction with the International Postgraduate Research Scholarships (IPRS) for commencement in Semester 1 (March), and in early April for commencement in Semester 2 (July).
The University of Sydney is an Australian public research university in Sydney. Founded in 1850, it is Australia’s first university and is regarded as one of its most prestigious, ranked as the world’s 27th most reputable university.
Its campus is ranked in the top 10 of the world’s most beautiful universities by the British Daily Telegraph and The Huffington Post, spreading across the inner-city suburbs of Camperdown and Darlington.
The university comprises 16 faculties and schools (as at June 2015), through which it offers bachelor’s, master’s, and doctoral degrees.
Application Deadline: 15 December 2016
Open to International students: Yes