The Monash University Tuition Scholarship for International Students is a prestigious scholarship designed to support outstanding international students from around the world to undertake research doctorates and research masters degrees at Monash University. The scholarship aims to encourage diversity and excellence within the university’s academic community.
To be eligible for the Monash University Tuition Scholarship for International Students, applicants must:
- Be an international student with a valid passport from a country other than Australia or New Zealand.
- Have commenced or intend to commence full-time studies in an eligible research doctorate or research masters degree program at Monash University.
- Demonstrate a strong academic record with a minimum GPA of 6.5 or equivalent.
- Possess a keen interest in contributing to the vibrant research community at Monash University.
- Exhibit exceptional research potential and a commitment to making a positive impact in their chosen field.
- Demonstrate proficiency in English, both written and spoken.
The Monash University Tuition Scholarship for International Students provides comprehensive support to selected scholars, including:
- Tuition fee offset of up to AUD$48,000 for a research doctorate program and AUD$24,000 for a research masters degree program.
- Access to Monash University’s world-class facilities, resources, and expertise.
- Mentorship from experienced Monash University faculty and staff.
- Opportunities to participate in research collaborations, conferences, and workshops.
- Travel allowance of up to AUD$10,000 for approved gap semester, exchange, or internship opportunities.
The application deadline for the Monash University Tuition Scholarship for International Students is typically in March and August each year. Interested applicants can submit their applications online through the Monash University scholarships portal. The application process involves submitting the following documents:
- Completed online application form.
- Academic transcripts translated into English (if applicable).
- Two letters of recommendation from academic or research supervisors.
- Research proposal outlining the applicant’s intended research project.
- English language proficiency certificate (if applicable).
- Copy of passport.
Applications are rigorously reviewed by a selection committee based on the following criteria:
- Academic record.
- Research proposal and recommendation letters.
- Demonstration of interest and motivation for pursuing research doctorate or research masters degree studies at Monash University.
- English language proficiency.
- Interview performance (if applicable).
Notification of Results
Applicants will be notified of the outcome of their applications within a few months of the application deadline. Selected scholars will receive an official acceptance letter and invitation to join the Monash University research community.