Victoria University annually offers a Master (by thesis) Scholarship. New Zealand and overseas students are welcome to apply this scholarship. There are up to 30 available. Each of the selected applicants will receive up to $15,000 plus other benefits. The applicants will be selected based on their academic performance. Please submit your application no later than 1 November each year.
To encourage postgraduate research at Victoria, the University offers scholarships to students about to begin a full-time, research-focused Master’s degree. Over thirty scholarships shall be offered, consisting of a $15,000 stipend, plus domestic fees. International students, other than those from Australia will be liable to pay the difference between the full international student fee and the domestic fee.
The winners of this scholarship may expect to receive the benefits as follow: a $15,000 stipend, plus domestic fees. International students, other than those from Australia will be liable to pay the difference between the full international student fee and the domestic fee.
Level and Area of Studies
Full-time, research-focused master’s degree in all subjects.
Place of Study
At Victoria University, New Zealand
Eligibility and Criteria
- Applications are sought from those who are eligible at the time of application, or who will have become eligible within six months of notification, to enroll for a Master’s degree by thesis worth 90 points or more. In some cases this will be Part 2 of a two-year Master’s degree and will usually have the course code 591.
- Applicants undertaking a 180 point Master’s degree will not be eligible for this scholarship unless they are undertaking a thesis component of at least 90 points (this must be a 90 point thesis paper not a combination of a number of research papers).
- Applicants would normally be expected to have completed a Bachelor’s degree or Master’s degree Part 1 demonstrating academic achievement equivalent to a First- Class Honours degree from a New Zealand University.
Domestic and international students are welcome to apply.
To apply this scholarship, please visit the application link below and learn the further instruction of application procedure.
1 November annually.