UNSW Australian Government RTP Scholarships 2024-25. (Step by Step Application Process)

December 27, 2023

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Bursary Description

  • Partial Funding
  • University of New South Wales
  • Masters, PhD
  • All Subjects
  • International Students, Domestic Students
  • Australia
  • 01/19/2024

Scholarship Description:

Explore the Australian Government RTP Scholarship at UNSW 2024 offered at the University of New South Wales (UNSW). This esteemed scholarship, funded by the Australian Government, extends a robust Research Training Program (RTP) to eligible candidates pursuing higher studies at UNSW in 2024. With its living allowance provision, this scholarship supports candidates embarking on their higher degree research endeavors at UNSW. Read till the end to learn more about this prestigious scholarship opportunity and the application process (Step by Step).

Degree Level:

UNSW Australian Government RTP Scholarships 2024-25. (Step by Step Application Process) is available to undertake Masters, PhD level programs at University of New South Wales.

Available Subjects:

Following subject are available to study under this scholarship program.

  • All Subjects

Scholarship Benefits:

The value of Research Training Program (RTP) Scholarships include:

Eligible Nationalities:

This scholarship is open to domestic and international students.

Eligibility Criteria:

Before applying for a Higher Degree Research program at UNSW, several eligibility criteria must be met:

  1. Program Eligibility: Visit the Higher Degree Research section and access your preferred program’s link to review its specific eligibility criteria.

  2. English Language Requirements: All applicants, regardless of nationality, must provide evidence that they meet UNSW’s minimum English language standards. Refer to the English language requirements section for detailed information.

  3. Funding Source: All applicants, both domestic and international, are required to complete the GTE & Financial Declaration Form. Additionally, if necessary, provide proof of your ability to cover living expenses, fees, and related costs.

Applicants to UNSW must demonstrate their financial capacity to sustain themselves and any dependents throughout their study duration. For international applicants, proving Genuine Temporary Entrant (GTE) status is crucial. This can be achieved through applications for a UNSW Research Scholarship, an external scholarship or sponsorship, or self-funding.

  1. Other Requirements: Specific faculties or programs might impose additional prerequisites. Check your Faculty’s website for comprehensive details.

  2. Scholarship Eligibility: For those applying for scholarships, carefully review the UNSW Scholarship Terms, Conditions, and Guidelines to ascertain your eligibility.

Each criterion contributes to determining eligibility for the Higher Degree Research program at UNSW, ensuring a comprehensive understanding of the requirements before application.

Application Procedure:

To apply for a Higher Degree Research program at UNSW, follow these steps:

Determine Your Eligibility

Before applying, ensure you meet these requirements:

Find a Supervisor and Develop Your Research Plan

  • Connect with a compatible supervisor. Some faculties require an expression of interest.
  • Contact potential supervisors and express your interest in their projects.
  • After finding a supervisor, prepare a research plan outlining your eligibility, research capability, project rationale, and description.

Prepare Supporting Documentation

  • Review and gather required documents as per the Document Submission Guidelines.
  • You can submit scanned copies initially but be prepared to present originals later if requested.
  • Additional documents might be needed based on specific scholarships, programs, or faculties.

English Translations of Documents

  • Non-English documents need certified translations.
  • Translations must include specific details, as mentioned in the guidelines.

Meet English Language Requirements

Application Submission

Note: Submit only one application at a time.

English Language Validation

  • Confirm with your testing authority (e.g., Pearson’s) that UNSW can verify your test results for English language proficiency.
  • Prior study in English or other qualifications can also fulfill English language requirements.


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Ensure all necessary steps are completed accurately before submitting your application for consideration.

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