Fully Funded University of Adelaide International Scholarships Award 2021

University of Adelaide International Scholarships Award 2021: International students are now welcomed to apply for this edition of Adelaide Scholarships International (ASI) 2021. The University of Adelaide International scholarships are open to both Masters and PhD students from across the globe without reservations. Several scholarships are awarded yearly to students with excellence academic records.

Application for the Adelaide Scholarships International (ASI) 2021 is simple, as soon as you meet up the eligibility criteria. Interested persons should read carefully to understand the scholarship eligibility conditions and apply to scholarships.


Scholarship Sponsor(s): University of Adelaide, Australia.

Scholarship Type: Fully Funded Scholarships

Scholarship level: Masters and PhD Students

Slots: Several

Scholarship Worth:  Please see Scholarship Benefits

Subject Eligibility: All Courses tenable at the University of Adelaide.

Country/Candidate Eligibility: domestic and international students


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Adelaide International Scholarships Award 2021 | Eligibility Requirements 

Before you begin application for the Fully Funded University of Adelaide International Scholarships Award 2021, you should take note of the following eligibility conditions;

  • Applicants are required to have successfully completed at least the equivalent of an Australian First Class Honours degree (this is a four-year degree with a major research project in the final year). All qualifying programs of study must be successfully completed.
  • Scholarships will be awarded on academic merit and research potential. Extra-curricular achievements are not considered.
  • International applicants must not hold a research qualification regarded by the University of Adelaide to be equivalent to an Australian Research Doctorate degree or, if undertaking a Research Master degree, not hold a research qualification regarded by the University of Adelaide to be equivalent to or higher than an Australian Research Master degree.
  • International applicants who have not provided evidence of their meeting the minimum English language proficiency requirements for direct entry by the scholarship closing date, or who have completed a Pre-Enrolment English Program to meet the entry requirements for the intended program of study, are not eligible.
  • Citizens and Permanent Residents of Australia, and citizens of New Zealand are ineligible.
  • Those undertaking research via remote candidature is ineligible.
  • Candidates are required to enrol in the University of Adelaide as ‘international students’ and must maintain ‘international student’ status for the duration of their enrolment in the University.
  • Candidates who have applied for Australian permanent resident status can apply for ASI scholarships.
  • International applicants are not eligible if they have already commenced the degree for which they are seeking an award unless they can establish that they were unable to apply in the previous round.
  • Scholarships holders must commence study at the University of Adelaide in the semester the scholarship is offered.
  • Applicants who applied and were eligible for consideration in an international scholarship round, and were unsuccessful, will automatically be reconsidered in the following international scholarship round, assuming they hold a valid offer of candidature for that intake. An applicant who has been considered in 2 rounds cannot be reconsidered in any future scholarship rounds.
  • The offer of a scholarship is contingent upon a student not being offered another award by the Commonwealth of Australia, the University of Adelaide, or an overseas sponsor.

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Scholarship Benefits

The Adelaide Scholarships International (ASI) provides;

  • Course tuition fees for two years for a Master degree by Research and three years for a Doctoral research degree (an extension is possible for doctoral programs only),
  • An annual living allowance AUD$27,596 (2019 rate, indexed annually) for two years for a Master degree by Research and three years for a Doctoral research degree (an extension is possible for doctoral programs only), and
  • For Postgraduate Research (Subclass 574) visa holders, the award provides compulsory standard Overseas Student Health Cover (OSHC) Worldcare policy for the student and their spouse and dependents (if any) for the standard duration of the student visa.  It does not cover the additional 6-month extended student visa period post thesis submission. If the award holder does not hold a subclass 574 visa then he/she is responsible for the cost of health insurance.

Application Procedure

How-to-Apply: To apply please submit a formal application for Admission and a Scholarship via the online application system as an international and domestic students. There is no application fee. Both international and domestic students can follow the steps below to apply;

  • Step 1: Check your eligibility
  • Step 2: Review scholarship eligibility criteria
  • Step 3: Find a supervisor
  • Step 4: Apply online
  • Step 5: Accept your offer and enrol (domestic students)
  • Step 5: Accept your offer and enrol (international students)

Please Note:

  • The University of Adelaide is unable to provide an assessment of eligibility for candidature and/or a scholarship until a formal application is submitted and assessed.
  • We strongly recommend that all applicants submit their application and all required documents well before the closing date (if any).

Application Deadline: Varies

Visit the Official Website for Further Details 



  1. Am Maurine Kerubo from Kenya, am really interested in the scholarship but k don’t have English proficiency certificate.
    All teaching in my former University were done in English, can I apply for the scholarship without the test certificate?

  2. Hello, I am a Kenyan I haven’t taken the English test the IELTS or TOEFL but am ready to undertake this as mentioned above (In absent of any of these, an intensive English Language Course would be arrange for students.).Please advise i am interested for the Masters Scholarship.

  3. I am Dr Askebir Mekie. I am medical doctor. I am 25 years old with one year of experience . I am very interested to continue my education .I am looking for scholarship because I can’t continue in my country due to financial probelm .please help me .thank you I am looking for you.

    • Hello Askebir, please do visit the official website and follow the instructions provided to apply. Please ensure that you are eligible for the scholarship. Best regards

  4. I am Suleiman munirat from Nigeria West Africa. I already obtained a bachelor’s degree in Biochemistry. I would be so glad if I am granted a scholarship in your school thanks.

    • Hello Suleiman, Please apply for a scholarship that suits your career by following the guidelines provided on the official application webpage. Best regards.

  5. I’m from Nigeria I need more experience, knowledge to develop and make my country great like others country. also if it’s possible i wan’t get scholarship at this great university in a great country. Thank you for your concerning, attention and respond too.

  6. I am from Ghana in West Africa , I am hoping to study and earn a degree through your funded scholarship.
    Thank you very much.

  7. I am from Algeria looking to develop my qualifications and raise my level of study and this in order to find new resources and leave a footprint in this world. Thank you

  8. Good day, am from Nigeria in Western Africa. I’m in need of fully funded Master Scholarship! Please help me on how to go about it.

    Thank you

  9. I from Rwanda in western Africa and I need full scholarship for developing and make my country evaluation thank you

    • Dear, my name is Yemane Yosef an Ethiopian citizen and I was graduated from known Ethiopian Universi, Dilla University in Management filed BA Degree. I would like to continue my study,MBA, at your University, ASI if you gave me a chance. I haven’t get English language proficiency test & so how I’ll awarded your scholarship?

    • Dear. My name is Alhagie B Sowe from the Gambia. I’m a teacher with a primary teachers certificate from the Gambia college and also a certificate on Early grade reading ability course. I need a fully funded scholarship in your University to upgrade my career as a teacher to help build the future leaders.


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