Application and Supporting Documents
The minimum stipend for all new and continuing students in the PhD program is $19,414.32 living allowance plus tuition and incidental fees annually, guaranteed for the first 5 years of their program. For students who have transferred from the MSc to the PhD program, time spent in the MSc program is included in the 5 year guaranteed stipend period. Students in the Direct-Entry PhD program are guaranteed funding for 6 years.
The minimum annual stipend for new international students in the MSc program is $17,340 living allowance plus tuition and incidental fees. The minimum annual stipend for new international students in the PhD program is $19,380 living allowance plus tuition and incidental fees.
Students who receive $15,000 or more, as a major, competitive, external award, will be provided with an additional $4,000 top-up in recognition of receiving an external award. In such cases, the student will be paid the amount of his/her award plus the difference between his/her award and the total stipend plus a $4,000 top-up.