Victoria University of Wellington is offering 35 doctoral scholarships for international students. These scholarships are available for pursuing doctoral or PhD degree programme. Students will get $23,500 (about Rs 15.8 lakh) stipend annually and tuition fees. Scholarships will be tenable for three years. Applications close on July 1, 2016.
Scholarships will be awarded on academic merit and are open to students from any discipline. Those who have completed their studies at Victoria, must include a certified copy of their academic record from other institutions with this application. Applicants with a degree from a university outside New Zealand will be considered in two categories:
Category 1: Applicants from the UK, Ireland, USA, Canada, Germany or Australia must supply an original or certified copy of their university transcript.
Category 2: Applicants from any other country must have their transcript verified and assessed with a course by course evaluation by the educational evaluators.
Offers will be made approximately six weeks after closing date in July and November of the year of application. For more details, click here.
Monash University, Australia, is also offering up to 31 merit scholarships for international students. These scholarships will be awarded to undertake full time undergraduate or postgraduate (coursework) degree.
Students will be assessed on their scholarship application statement (500 words) and their potential to be an ambassador for Monash University. Preference will be given to commencing students.
Total average value of scholarships is up to $50,000 (Rs 33.6 lakh approx based on a five-year degree); $10,000 (Rs 6.7 lakh) for a full-time study load (48 credit points) paid per year until the minimum number of points for degree are completed. Click here for more details.