Thursday, June 15, 2017

Business, Economics and Law Doctoral Scholarships at AUT in New Zealand

Here is a great scholarship opportunity for International Students to study in New Zealand.This scholarship is offered by the Auckland University of Technology in New Zealand. The scholarships are offied in the fields of Business, Economics and Law.

The purpose of the Business, Economics and Law Doctoral Fees Scholarship is to encourage and support students with an excellent academic record to undertake doctoral research in the Faculty of Business and Law.

Level of Study
  • Graduate and Postgraduate
  • Postgraduate Research
  • PhD
  • Doctoral
Fields of Study
  • Law
  • Business 
Scholarship Eligibility
This scholarship is open to the following citizens.
  • New Zealand Citizen
  • New Zealand Permanent Resident
  • Australian Citizen
  • Australian Permanent Resident
  • International
Selection criteria

All applicants for this scholarship must:

Meet the normal admission criteria to the Doctor of Philosophy programme.
  • Have demonstrated outstanding academic achievement in their prior undergraduate and postgraduate study, usually achieving at least an A- average or better.
  • Be proposing to undertake doctoral research in a field of study where the Faculty of Business, Economics and Law can offer supervision.
  • Be enrolling for the first time in a full-time Doctor of Philosophy programme.
Number of awards offered: The number of new scholarships to be awarded is determined annually.

Scholarship Benefits: Domestic tuition fees equivalent & student services fees also for International Students

Tenure of award: Up to three years of full-time study in the Doctor of Philosophy programme, renewed annually.

Annual renewal of the scholarship will be dependent on the recipient maintaining satisfactory progress with his or her doctoral study.

How to apply for this Scholarship.
The application procedure in online. Simply fill out  the online application below or visit the official website for details:

Online Application Form                    Official Website 

Application will be through the AUT on-line scholarships application portal available from the link above. Applicants will be asked to upload:

• Academic transcripts of prior undergraduate and postgraduate study if this study was completed at an institution other than AUT.

• A written statement summarising prior academic and research accomplishments.

• A written summary of the proposed doctoral research, outlining its rationale, significance and likely contribution.

The applicant will also be asked to nominate their supervisor through the portal in order for them to provide a statement of support.

Closing date for application

01/12/2017 (annually)
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