Chilean CONICYT Scholarships

The Chilean Government Bicentennial Scholarships are open to students from the Republic of Chile who intend to undertake a masters or PhD programme at the University of Auckland. The following programmes are available under the scheme:

  • PhD programmes - duration of up to four (4) years
  • Masters programmes - duration of up to two (2) years
    • Masters programmes in priority areas: Water Resources, Disaster Management, and Digital Transformation

The scholarship can include return airfares to NZ, up to 100% of tuition fees and living allowance and English language courses.

For more detailed information, visit BECAS CONICYT Bases Concursales.

English language requirements

All intending University of Auckland postgraduate candidates must meet English language requirements.

Frequently asked questions

Q. When will I know the outcome of my application?
A. Selected candidates will be listed on the CONICYT website and will also receive email confirmation.

Q. What are the visa requirements for studying in Auckland, New Zealand?
A. Information on visa requirements.

Q. How can I find out more about living and studying in Auckland, New Zealand?
A. Information about living in Auckland and other links of interest.

Q. I don't know how to write a research proposal. Do you have any examples that you could forward to me?
A. Please contact the School of Graduate Studies to see a sample research proposal.

Q. When should I contact the academic staff in your university in the areas of my research interests?
A. You can contact the academic staff at any time throughout the year.

Contact us

For more information about postgraduate study at the University of Auckland, contact:

The School of Graduate Studies
Phone: +64 9 373 7599 extension 86899
Fax: +64 9 373 7610