Scholarships

All successful UQIDAR PhD applicants will be offered a scholarship to enable them to focus on their research.

I-student Scholarships

All i-students will receive the following scholarships for the duration of their candidature of up to 4 years maximum (full-time study).

 

Inclusions

  • IITD living allowance plus top-up – 3 years
  • UQ tuition fee offset 4 years
  • UQ Living allowance – 1 year
  • Relocation grant (one)
  • During your stay in either Institution, you will also be eligible for all other benefits offered to full-time Ph.D. students in either Institution

 

Exclusions

  • IITD tuition fee is payable by the student for each year of study
  • Student Services and Amenities Fee (SSAF) is payable for the year on campus at UQ only (https://my.uq.edu.au/node/513/1#1 – $294 AUD p.a. in 2018)

 

2019 Value and Schedule

Year

Country of residence

Scholarship

1

India

R 35,000 monthly stipend*

2

Australia

$27,596 annual stipend, paid fortnightly**

$5,200 relocation grant, paid prior to travel to UQ

Overseas Student Health Cover – single cover for 15 months

3

India

R 38,000 monthly stipend*

4

India

R 38,000 monthly stipend*

 

*Students will be eligible for a monthly stipend of Rs. 35,000/- for the time you spend in IIT Delhi for the first year, and Rs. 38,000/- during the 3rd and 4th year (plus an additional amount as House Rent Allowance in case you do not avail of campus accommodation (hostel), as per the existing norms of IIT Delhi for Ph.D. students).

 

**2019 rate, indexed annually

 

Please note scholarship values and schedules are subject to change

 

A-student Scholarships

A-students will receive the following scholarships for the duration of their candidature of up to 4 years maximum (full-time study).

 

Inclusions

  • living allowance – 4 years
  • tuition fee offset 4 years
  • Relocation grant (one)
  • During your stay in either Institution, you will also be eligible for all other benefits offered to full-time Ph.D. students in either Institution

 

Exclusions

  • IITD tuition fee is payable by the student for the year of study at IITD
  • Student Services and Amenities Fee (SSAF) is payable at UQ only (https://my.uq.edu.au/node/513/1#1 – $300 AUD p.a. in 2019)

 

2019 Value and Schedule

Year

Country of residence

Scholarship

1

Australia

$27,596 annual stipend, paid fortnightly*

2

India

$27,596 annual stipend, paid fortnightly*

Travel grant $2,500

3

Australia

$27,596 annual stipend, paid fortnightly*

4

Australia

$27,596 annual stipend, paid fortnightly*

 

 

*2019 rate, indexed annually