UWA India Scholarships 2010

The University of Western Australia will offer fifty – percent (50%) fee waiver scholarships to Indian higher degree by research students for commencement in 2011.

Eligible Indian applicants, who can commit to paying fifty – percent (50%) of their full tuition fees to undertake a Higher Degree by Research (HDR) at The University of Western Australia, may apply for an India Scholarship for International Research Fees (India SIRF).

This scholarship will cover fifty – percent (50%) of all tuition fees for up to 2 years for a Masters by Research degree and up to 4 years for a PhD, as well as Overseas Student Health Cover, and a full living Allowance Scholarship.

Eligibility Criteria :

In order to apply for an India SIRF, applicants must :

  • Be Citizens of India.

 

  • Be able to commit to funding personally or have a commitment from a recognised sponsor fifty percent (50%) of the full tuition fees for up to 2 years for a Masters by Research degree and up to 4 years for a PhD.

 

  • Demonstrate English language proficiency to an acceptable standard (see http://www.studyat.uwa.edu.au/postgrad/doctorates/admission/english for more information). Please note that all English test results must normally have been obtained within the last two years.

 

  • Have completed a relevant undergraduate degree requiring at least four years of study with First Class Honours, or the equivalent.

 

  • Be prepared to enrol as a full – time candidate for a higher degree by research.

Application Process and Time Scale :

Applications will open on 18 June, 2010, and close on 13 August, 2010. These scholarships will be for study commencing in 2011. Late applications will not be accepted.

After completion of the online application form, all hardcopy supporting documentation, including English test results, must be sent to the Scholarships Office by 27 August, 2010.

Documents received after 27 August, 2010 will be too late to be used in the ranking and selection process.

If you meet all admission requirements and are selected to receive a half – tuition fee scholarship from The University of Western Australia (UWA), then you will receive an offer letter.

Successful applicants will normally be expected to enrol by 31 March, 2011.

Application Instructions :

Applications for India SIRFs are by https://www.grs.uwa.edu.au/iAthena.

Contact Address :

Scholarships Officer,
Graduate Research and Scholarships Office,
The University of Western Australia (M358),
35 Stirling Highway, Crawley,
Western Australia 6009,
Phone No : +61 8 6488 2807,
Fax : +61 8 6488 1919.

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