Doctor of Philosophy - Medicine, Dentistry and Health Sciences
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Fees & scholarships
Your fees explained
Research Training Program (RTP) Fee Offset Scholarship
The University of Melbourne offers a range of scholarship for students undertaking graduate research training. These scholarships are funded by the University, philanthropic gifts or Government grants.
All domestic students who are admitted to a Master by research or Doctoral degree at the University of Melbourne will receive a Research Training Program Fee Offset Scholarship to acknowledge the contribution from the Australian Government towards the cost of their tuition.
Other scholarships may provide a stipend towards the cost of living and a relocation allowance. International students may also receive Overseas Student Health Cover and a tuition fee offset.
Learn more about the RTP Fee Offset Scholarship and Graduate Research Scholarships
Other Financial Assistance
The University's Student Financial Aid Service can provide you with advice and information on student loans and bursaries/grants, cost of living, budgeting and tax advice.
You will need to submit a course application by the relevant closing dates to be considered for Graduate Research Scholarships and Faculty based scholarships available to you.
Applications for 2021 that are complete and received by this date
Applicants should be notified of the outcome by
31 October 2020
18 December 2020
31 January 2021
26 March 2021
14 May 2021
9 July 2021
Only complete applications that are submitted will be assessed for candidature and scholarships. Please refer to Step 4 of the How to apply section for information about our specific application requirements.
Ensure you submit a course application by 31 October to be considered for the scholarships. Most scholarships will be awarded in the first 2 rounds.
Additional rounds may be advertised for specific scholarships (e.g. MDHS Graduate Research Trust Scholarships).
If you are successful in obtaining a scholarship, you must commence your scholarship by 31 October of the academic year you have been made an offer for.