PhD Scholarship 2019 at University of New England, Australia – When it comes to education, scholarship is the best way to afford the education especially when it comes to Foreign education, it is better if you are eligible for the scholarship.

This PhD scholarship is usually offered to the  top-quality international candidates who aspire to enrol for the PhD.I research degree at University of New England.

With this scholarship, the selected students will pursue the first and the last year of their PhD on campus, while the second and third year will be undertaken in their home country.


This is the great opportunity for the students who want to pursue their PhD from the reputed University of New England, Australia.

The University of New England, Australia, invites applications for UNE PhD. Innovation Research Award (UNE PIRA) Scholarship Program 2019.


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UNE PhD.I Research Award Scholarship, PhD Scholarship at UNE

  • The UNE PhD. Innovation Research Award (UNE PIRA) Scholarship is offered to top quality international candidates who wish to enrol in the Doctor of Philosophy (Innovation) (PhD I) research degree at UNE.
  • For students undertaking a PhD. I, the scholarship will be for a period of four years full-time. The student will be required to undertake the first and last year of study on campus at UNE.


Duration of a PhD Scholarship Offered at University of New England, Australia

  • The period of tenure of a Scholarship shall be a maximum four years for a PhD.I. Any period of study already undertaken towards these doctoral degrees (including advanced standing), either prior to the commencement of the Scholarship or during an approved Leave of Absence from studies, will be deducted from the maximum period of tenure.
  • A scholarship holder will be required to undertake the first and last year of study on campus at UNE


PhD Scholarship Details

Course Level: Scholarship is available to pursue a PhD degree program
Study Subject: Scholarships are awarded in Philosophy
Scholarship Award: A fixed rate of AU$27,596 per annum, tax-free for full-time candidates, paid in fortnightly instalments.
Number of Scholarships: Number not given.
Nationality: International Students can apply for these scholarships.
Scholarship can be taken in Australia


Important Dates to apply for the scholarship at UNE

UNE has three teaching periods each year for most courses – commencing March, July, and November.
Application Deadline: 01st March 2019


Eligibility Criteria to apply for PhD Scholarship at University of New England, Australia

  • Applicants must be an overseas student as defined in the Higher Education Support Act 2003.
  • Applicants must have received an Offer of full-time internal HDR Candidature in the Doctor of Philosophy (Innovation) (PhD. I) at UNE but not be enrolled.
  • Applicants must not be in receipt of an equivalent award, scholarship or salary providing a benefit greater than 75% of the Scholarship stipend rate, whilst in receipt of the Scholarship.
  • Applicants must not have completed a research degree at the same level as the proposed candidature, or at a higher level.


PhD.I Scholarship Application Form

  • Applicants should download the Application form from the UNE website
  • All scholarship applicants must have applied for HDR Candidature at the University of New England.
  • Scholarships will only be awarded to those students who have accepted an offer of HDR Candidature. International Scholarship recipients must be enrolled at UNE as on-campus full-time students.
  • Selection for scholarships is based on academic merit and research performance. A high First Class Honors Degree or Research Master with Distinction or equivalent is required to be competitive for Scholarships.
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