A number of UNSW / Home Country Joint Scholarships have been established to promote international collaboration for international candidates seeking to undertake a Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) degree at UNSW.
China Scholarship Council (CSC) Scholarship
This scholarship is available to Chinese citizens who have been awarded a UNSW Tuition Fee Scholarship (TFS) under the joint UNSW / CSC Doctoral Degree Program. This scholarship is only available to PhD applicants who plan to commence their studies at UNSW in Term 3.
There are two programs available under this scholarship scheme:
CSC Doctoral Degree Program
For candidates who would like to complete a PhD at UNSW. To apply, complete the following steps:
Step 1 Apply to UNSW for Admission and a UNSW-CSC Scholarship by the scholarship deadline, by selecting your preferred scholarship round from the drop down menu
Step 2 Candidates who receive an unconditional offer of admission and scholarship from UNSW need to complete a CSC application.
CSC Joint-Training Program
For candidates who are currently enrolled in a doctoral program in a Chinese partner University who plan to visit UNSW for between 6- 12 months.
Applicants should visit the Study Abroad Research Practicum page for more information and application instructions.
UNSW / HEC Pakistan Joint Scholarship
Available to citizens of Pakistan, the UNSW / Higher Education Commission (HEC) Pakistan Joint Scholarship covers tuition fees, a living allowance and a return international airfare to Sydney or Canberra for up to a maximum of 48 months.
This scholarship is only available to PhD applicants who plan to commence their studies at UNSW in Term 1 and Term 3. In order to qualify for this scholarship you must be awarded a UNSW Tuition Fee Scholarship (TFS).
We strongly recommend that you review the eligibility criteria on the HEC Pakistan website.
How to Apply
Step 1 Complete the UNSW Self-Assessment Tool to assess whether you are eligible for a Scholarship. For information on how to use this Tool, please download the User Guide.
Step 2 Be assessed for shortlisting with Higher Education Commission, Pakistan
Step 3 Apply to UNSW for Admission and a UNSW-HEC Scholarship prior to the March release round deadline, and select your preferred scholarship round from the drop down menu. Upload the UNSW Self-Assessment Tool outcome to your application along with all other required supporting documents.
Step 4 If you receive an unconditional offer of admission and scholarship from UNSW, complete a HEC application.
Step 5 Submit your HEC provisional offer letter to UNSW as soon as it is available.
UNSW / CONICYT Chile Joint Scholarship
The UNSW / National Commission for Scientific and Technological Research Chile (CONICYT) Joint Scholarship is available to citizens of Chile. This scholarship covers tuition fees, and includes a living allowance and other complementary benefits as advised by CONICYT, for up to a maximum of 48 months. The scholarship is only available to PhD applicants who intend to commence their candidature in Term 3. In order to qualify for this scholarship, you must first be awarded a UNSW Tuition Fee Scholarship (TFS) before applying to CONICYT.
How to Apply
Step 1 Apply to UNSW for Admission and a UNSW-CONICYT Scholarship by the Round 1 deadline
Step 2 If you receive an unconditional offer of admission and scholarship from UNSW, complete a CONICYT application.
Vietnam - Vingroup Scholarships
The Vingroup Scholarships program has a scholarship scheme called the Science and Technology Scholarships Program for Overseas Studies for Master’s and Doctoral Degrees. This is a newly established scholarship program for students from Vietnam who wish to undertake Masters and Doctoral degree programs in Science and Technology disciplines.
Administered by VinUniversity, the aim of these scholarships is to develop and nurture talent in Vietnam so that they have the ability to lead and advance the development of science and technology in Vietnam in the future.
These scholarships fully fund the Master or Doctoral program at UNSW.
Vingroup administers these scholarships and students apply to Vingroup directly through their website for these scholarships. For enquiries, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org
How to Apply