Melbourne International Research Scholarship Australia
The Melbourne International Research Scholarships (MIRS) is awarded to international students wishing to undertake graduate research degree studies at the University of Melbourne.
The University awards over 150 scholarships per year.
The duration of the MIRS is up to two years for student undertaking a master by research degree and up to three years, with a possible six month extension, for students undertaking a doctorate by research degree.
The following benefits apply:
To be considered for the MIRS, you must:
Current University of Melbourne students must have at least 12 months full-time or equivalent candidature remaining. Students enrolled in the MPsych/PhD or the SJD are eligible to apply from the second year of the course.
Current University of Melbourne students who are enrolled in a research degree for which they wish to receive an Australia Postgraduate Award must apply through the Student Portal.
All other students must complete an Application for Admission to Graduate Research Degree Candidature and Scholarship
The closing date is 31 October (Round 1) or 31 May (Round 2). However, the following faculties have more than two rounds:
MIRS are awarded on the basis of academic merit. Eligible applicants are considered according to their:
The University assesses applications for scholarships on an ongoing basis. As a general rule:
For more detailed information, please refer to the Graduate Research Scholarships Terms and Conditions.
If you have any further queries about this scholarship please contact Melbourne Scholarships:
Phone: 13 MELB (13 6352)