Fund Details
AUT Research Masters Scholarships

Amount and Type of Award:

The scholarship consists of:
a) Full fees (domestic equivalent rate) for the 90 or 120pt thesis component of the degree; plus
b) A stipend of $10,000 (120pt thesis) or $5,000 (90pt thesis) paid in three equal instalments during the research component only.
c) The scholarship will also cover fees for the course work component of the 180pt Master’s programme (Level 8 NZQF or above) with a thesis component of 90 or above (all fees paid at domestic equivalent rate). The stipend will be paid on approval of the PGR1 and enrolment into the thesis paper.


  • The scholarship tenure for the 120pt thesis programme is twelve months of full-time study only; for an 180pt programme the tenure is eighteen months only.

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    Level of Study
    • Postgraduate Research
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        Other Criteria
        • Maori
          Begin Accepting Applications Date:
          1 May 2021
          Deadline Date (NZT Time Zone):
          15 Jun 2021 11:55 PM