Doctoral scholarships for international students

Search for doctoral scholarships and awards to study at the University of Auckland.

University of Auckland Doctoral Scholarship
For high-achieving doctoral candidates applying for admission to an approved doctoral programme, with their most recent qualifying programme completed at a New Zealand university.

Dean's International Doctoral Scholarship (FMHS)
For international students of high calibre to pursue a research doctoral degree in the Faculty of Medical and Health Sciences.

Murray Wren Doctoral Scholarship in Architecture
For students undertaking study in Architecture, especially where this funding would make a significant contribution to their financial needs.

University of Auckland Law School’s Dean’s Doctoral Scholarship
For academically excellent students to undertake full-time doctoral study on an agreed topic in the Faculty of Law.

University of Auckland Senior Health Research Scholarship
To provide financial support so that health professionals can return to the University to study for a doctorate in health related areas. You do not need to apply for this Scholarship or complete an online application form, it is awarded on the recommendation of the relevant Faculty or University of Auckland Committee.

Other scholarships and awards

Many other University of Auckland scholarships are open to international students. Search our comprehensive scholarships database for an up-to-date list of all of the scholarships and awards available to future and current University of Auckland students.

International student Sophie Henderson is studying for her PhD at the Auckland Law School and is a recipient of a University of Auckland Doctoral Scholarship and the Faculty of Law Doctoral Fellowship.