Under the title of “International Scholarships for Pakistani Students” we are going to unveil the details of Australia International Postgraduate Research Scholarships (IPRS) for Pakistani students so that they can make their future bright.
The International Postgraduate Research Scholarships (IPRS) program enables international students to undertake a postgraduate research qualification for 2016-17 in Australia and gain experience with leading Australian researchers.
Australian govt. offers for masters and PhD by research degree or Doctorate Degree offered by participating Universities in Australia, estimated scholarships around 330 are awarded annually. These scholarships are offered for all countries students including Pakistan.
Main Features of Scholarships
Australia International Postgraduate Research Scholarships (IPRS) includes following features.
- Cover of tuition fees,
- Cover of health for scholarship holder,
- Cover of health for scholarship holder’s dependents,
- The scholarships are available for a period of 2 years for a research masters degree,
- The scholarships are available for a period of 3 years for a research docrate degree.
Eligibility for Scholarships
To be eligible to apply for an IPRS, the applicant must be an international student (except New Zealand) and commencing full-time enrolment in a higher degree by research at an eligible university in Australia. The basic eligibility criteria for an IPRS are listed in section 3.10.1 of the Commonwealth Scholarships Guidelines (Research) 2012.
How to Apply?
Applications for an Australia International Postgraduate Research Scholarship need to be made directly to participating Universities. Students need to approach the scholarship office at their chosen university for direction about the process to apply for an IPRS and key deadline dates. The deadline varies per university but is around April-October each year.
Official website for more help is https://www.education.gov.au/international-postgraduate-research-scholarships