University Of Queensland PHD Scholarships

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The University of Queensland (UQ) is one of Australia’s leading teaching and research universities. UQ has educated and worked with outstanding people for over a century to deliver knowledge and leadership for a better world. Since it was founded in Brisbane in 1909, The UOQ has provided exceptional study experiences, research excellence, and collaborative partnerships. It ranks #43 in the QS World University Rankings 2024. The University of Queensland is ranked #36 in Best Global Universities.

Scholarships are available for outstanding international students in undergraduate or postgraduate coursework programs. The University of Queensland scholarships offer financial assistance to international students through various need or merit-based scholarships. Fully Funded Scholarship in the University, Australia aims to reward the achievements of outstanding school leavers and gap year students.

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UQ PhD Industry Placement Scholarship

This is awarded in recognition of the time commitment required to undertake a placement as part of your candidature.

If you meet the criteria, this scholarship will provide you with:

  • A 3 month extension of to your Thesis Submission Date (up to 3.75 years FTE)
  • 3 month extension of tuition fee offset scholarship
  • A 3 month extension of your living stipend
Scholarship value$7,250
Scholarship duration3 months
Number awardedMay vary
Funding typeLiving stipend
Enrolment statusCurrent UQ student
Student typeDomestic, International
Study levelPostgraduate research (HDR)
Study areaAll study areas
Scholarship focusExperiences and employability


  • are a Ph.D. candidate
  • are receiving a UQ-funded living stipend
  • have completed a Graduate School coordinated Ph.D. Industry Placement of at least 60 working days*
  • worked with the Graduate School to plan and register your intent to undertake an HDR Placement by submitting and having your project brief approved via myUQ within the first 18 months of candidature


This scholarship is not useful in conjunction with other living stipend scholarship extensions.

Research project scholarship

Scholarship value25% reduction in tuition fees per semester
Enrolment statusFuture UQ student
Scholarship focusAcademic excellence
Student typeInternational
Study levelPostgraduate
Scholarship durationFor the duration of the program (up to 4 years)
Study areaAll study areas
Number awardedMay vary
  1. are international students
  2. high school leaver and have achieved an entry rank of 99.
  3. are an undergraduate student or postgraduate student and have achieved a GPA equivalent of 6.75 and above (on the UQ 7-point scale).

And you:

  • have received an unconditional offer to study full-time at UQ commencing Semester 1 or 2, 2024 in an eligible program. This includes most undergraduate and postgraduate programs with a few exceptions.
  • have satisfied the program entry rank and English language proficiency requirements.
  • will enrol full-time.

And you have not:

  • received another scholarship, tuition fee reduction or rebate from UQ.
  • received a full scholarship/sponsorship from another organisation (applicants with partial scholarships/sponsorships may be considered).

You don’t need to apply for this scholarship. When you apply to study a program at UQ, you’re automatically in consideration for this scholarship if you meet the eligibility criteria.

This scholarship supports you to complete a higher degree by research while focusing on a specific project.

Explore the projects to find one that suits your research interests.

Scholarship value$32,192 per annum tax free (2023 rate). Additional funds may be available depending on the project.
Scholarship duration3.5 years with the possibility of 1 extension in line with UQ and RTP Scholarship Policy.
Number awardedMay vary
Enrolment statusFuture UQ student
Student typeDomestic, International
Study levelPostgraduate research (HDR)
Study areaAll study areas
Scholarship focusAcademic excellence


  • the entry requirements for the relevant program:
    • Doctor of Philosophy program
    • Master of Philosophy program
  • any specific requirements of the project.

How to apply

Details of how to apply are contained in the project listings.

Selection criteria

The assessment of your application will depend on a competitive basis.

We take into account your:

  • previous academic record
  • publication record
  • honours and awards
  • employment history.


A domestic part-time student with carer’s responsibilities, a medical condition or a disability, which prevents them from studying full time may be eligible for scholarship consideration, on a case-by-case basis.

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