Application and Supporting Documents
The minimum stipend for all new and continuing students in the PhD program is $20,706.00 living allowance plus tuition 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 $18,635.00 living allowance plus tuition fees. The minimum annual stipend for new international students in the PhD program is $20,706.00 living allowance plus tuition fees.
Students who applied for an award of $15,000 or more and received it, will be provided with an additional $4,000 top-up in recognition of receiving the 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 (base amount) plus a $4,000 top-up.
Students who applied for an award valued from $2,001 to $15,000 and receives it is will be given a top-up of $2,000. If the award is value less than $2,000, the student can keep the funds and no top-up will be provided.