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University Of Technology Sydney Research Training Program

University Of Technology Sydney (UTS) Fully Funded Australian Government Research Training Program Stipends (AGTPS) Scholarship 2024. University of Technology, Sydney is now inviting applications for the Australian Government Research Training Program Stipends. Check how to apply below and the requirements.

About University of Technology Sydney (UTS)

UTS is the top-ranked young university in Australia. Our vision is to be a leading public university of technology recognised for our global impact. We’re known for innovative teaching. We’re committed to practical innovation and research that benefits industry and society. We believe in social change to create a more just and equal world.

The Australian Government Research Training Program Stipends are open to highly ranked research students who demonstrate outstanding academic achievement and research potential. This scholarship is valued at the above rate per annum and is provided to assist with general living costs. Funded by the Commonwealth Government Department of Education and Training.

Benefits of UTS Australian Government Research Training Program Stipends

Living Allowance per annum (tax-free)

(a) $32,500 (currently tax-free) for full-time study mode; and

(b) $16,250 (currently taxable) for part-time study mode. The annual stipend rates will match base RTP stipend rate after its full-time base rate exceeds $32,500 pa and will be indexed thereafter.


Up to 3.5 years FT (PhD), 2 years FT (MRes)

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Requirements for UTS Australian Government Research Training Program Stipends

To be eligible for a RTP Stipend, a student must:

  • be undertaking a higher degree by research (HDR) at UTS in the year of the RTP Stipend; and
  • not be receiving an equivalent award, stipend or salary providing a benefit greater than 75% of the RTP Scholarship stipend rate to undertake the HDR. Income earned from sources unrelated to the course of study is not subject to the 75% rule.

Applicants should ensure that they submit their completed application, including all required supporting documentation, by the relevant application deadline. Incomplete and late applications will not receive consideration.

Selection Process

Students who meet the eligibility requirements will have their application assessed on a competitive basis using a scoring system based on:

  • academic merit of the applicant; and
  • research and other relevant experience of the applicant; and
  • publications record of the applicant; and
  • relevance of the proposed research to the University’s research strengths.

How to Apply

Interested persons should CLICK HERE to apply

To Get consideration for an Australian Government Research Training Program Scholarship, please apply by the following application deadlines:

Research Session 1 – 2024 applications close 15 October 2023

There is no separate Application Form for RTPS scholarships for prospective students. Completing one form will mean that you are considered for all associated scholarships (including RES).

New Research Students:
If you wish to get consideration for an RTPS and all associated scholarships, tick the YES box in the SCHOLARSHIP/SPONSORSHIP INFORMATION section of your course application. Please refer to How to Apply and Research Training Program Scholarships in the Research Scholarships section of the UTS Research Degrees website for more information.

Applicants must submit their completed application by the relevant application deadline. Incomplete application will not receive consideration.

Currently Enrolled Students:
Please apply for scholarship consideration before the deadline as written above by completing a GRS Deferral and Scholarship Application form.

For more details visit: UTS website.

Application Deadline

October 15, 2023

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