Potential candidates

International Postgraduate Tuition Award (IPTA) 

The International Postgraduate Tuition Awards (IPTA) cover full tuition costs of international students for up to 4.5 years.  IPTAs DO NOT provide a living allowance (stipend).

IPTAs may be awarded for:

  1. 4.5 years with a paid scholarship;

  2. A HDR student’s final session (if they have paid fees for at least 6 sessions);

  3. A Visiting Research Student placements for a maximum of 1 year; and;

  4. On a case by case basis if students are able to demonstrate serious financial hardship.

In the case of 1 and 3 the applicants must have been competitively recruited. In all cases the supervisor must submit the application with evidence that the Associate Dean (Research) supports the request.  All requests must be sent to the Manager of Graduate Research School (GRS), with the Dean’s signature and the GRS will seek approval from Dean of Research.

For further information please see the HDR Scholarship Policy


Last reviewed: 30 June, 2017