Murdoch International Postgraduate Studentship

Deadline: 30 September 2014
Open to: suitably qualified international students to undertake the degree of PhD and EdD
Scholarship: a living allowance of AU$25,392 per annum, tuition fee, health insurance, partial allowance for relocation and airfare


At Murdoch University in Perth, Australia, they are proud to have more than 22,000 students and 2,000 staff from across 90 different countries with a desire to discover, use their imaginations and ultimately make a difference. They are recognized as one of Australia’s leading research institutions, as more industries place their belief and resources into our projects to provide our research candidates and scientists with the opportunity to make amazing discoveries.

Murdoch University offers Murdoch International Postgraduate Studentship awards which include a living allowance and a tuition fee sponsorship.


Applications for the studentship are invited from suitably qualified international students for scholarships to undertake the degree of Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) and Doctor of Education (EdD) at Murdoch University in areas in which the University has specialised research strengths.


The studentship inncludes a living allowance of AU$25,392 per annum (2014 rate) as well as a tuition fee sponsorship and health insurance premiums. The health insurance covers the student and their spouse and dependants (if any) for the period of the MIPS. Under the MIPS conditions travel and relocation costs are the responsibility of the applicant however Murdoch University provides the MIPS recipients with a (partial) allowance for relocation and airfares (based on receipts). Murdoch students also have access to a conference travel allowance once during the course of their degree, maintenance funding set by the Schools and a thesis production allowance.

The award is for a maximum of three years for PhD and EdD studies. An extension of up to 6 months may be granted for PhD candidates.


Deadline for submission of applications for international scholarship is 30 September each year. Read how to apply HERE.

For more information visit the official website HERE.

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