Study Abroad: International Doctoral Scholarships at University of Waikato in New Zealand 2023; The chosen students will get a scholarship that will pay their tuition (at the home level) and offer them a stipend of £10,926, in addition to any possible research expenditures help from the Trust, which is normally limited to an annual maximum of £400.
The University of Waikato, sometimes known as Waikato University, is a large university with campuses in Hamilton and Tauranga, New Zealand.
If English is not the applicant’s first language, they must produce adequate proof of their English language ability, typically in the form of an IELTS or TOEFL score.
Application Deadline: The applications for this grant will be accepted only through 31 January 2023.
- Course Level: Postgraduate (Research)
- Study Subject: Scholarships are available for studying all the subjects offered by the university.
- Scholarship Award: Up to $27,500 pa + domestic tuition fees and Student Services Levy
- Scholarship can be taken in New Zealand
- The Scholarship is open to New Zealand citizens, permanent residents, and international students.
- The Scholarship is for candidates enrolling in a doctoral qualification, i.e. a Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D.), Doctor of Musical Arts (DMA), Doctor of Education (EdD), or Doctor of Juridical Science (SJD), at the University of Waikato.
- Candidates will normally be seeking to obtain their first doctoral qualification.
- Candidates should normally be intending to study full-time at the University of Waikato.
- Candidates who have socially compelling reasons for enrolling in the part-time study
How to Apply
- How to Apply: Complete an Application to Enrol before you can have access to apply for Scholarships and Awards.
- Entrance Requirement: All applicants to the University of Waikato must meet the academic and English language entry requirements. For some qualifications, faculties/schools of study may have additional entry requirements. All applications are reviewed on an individual basis.
- English Language Requirement: Applicants who do not speak English as their first language must produce adequate evidence of English language ability, typically in the form of an IELTS or TOEFL score. Scores may differ depending on the qualification sought. If English is not the applicant’s first language, he or she must provide one of the following as proof of English language proficiency:
- IELTS: Some certifications demand an overall band of 6.5 and a Writing band of 6.0, while others require 6.5 overall with no less than 6.0 in each band (7.0 overall with no less than 7.0 in each band for the Graduate Diploma in Teaching). The Bachelor of Teaching requires a minimum of 7.0 in each band. Master of Teaching and Learning (7.5). The English language competency standards for admission to certain qualifications are at the Dean’s discretion.
- TOEFL (internet-based): 90 with a writing score of 22 (100 for Graduate Law)
- TOEFL (paper-based): 577 overall including a TWE of 5.0 (100 overall and TWE of 5.5 for Graduate Law)
- TOEFL (computer-based): 233 including a TWE of 5.0 (5.5 for Graduate Law)