GLOBAL EXCELLENCE AND MOBILITY SCHOLARSHIP ( GEMS )
This scholarship features regional mobility and is awarded to highly qualified students seeking to work on projects of regional and global relevance .
For Doctor of Philosophy students enrolling in Monash University Malaysia .
Recipients will be funded for an immersive placement in Monash University ( Australia ) of up to 12 months and have access to Monash University ’ s global network of research expertise and infrastructure during their candidature period .
Only 15 GEMS are available for 2022 , which will be awarded on a competitive basis .
• You must possess a minimum academic qualification of First Class Honours ( H1 ) or its equivalence ( H1E ) recognised by Monash Malaysia
• Other requirements apply .
• 100 % tuition fee waiver
• A monthly stipend of RM2800 for 27 months in Malaysia 1
• An annual stipend of AUD29,500 for up to 12 months in Australia
• A grant to cover travel and initial cost of living expenses in Australia .
You ’ re required to contribute a maximum of 10 hours per week in academic support and / or research support activities as determined by the managing School .
1 For three years and three months ( full-time equivalent ) from the date of course commencement until the scholarship end date or upon thesis submission , whichever is earlier .
Please visit monash . edu . my / research / gems-scholarship for a list of research topics and to apply .
This bursary is offered to students wishing to further their studies at Monash University Malaysia .
For entry into the following master by coursework courses :
• Master of Applied Engineering
• Master of Business Information Systems
• Master of Communications and Media Studies
• Master of International Business
• Master of Professional Counselling .
10 % tuition fee waiver .
You must not receive any other form of financial assistance throughout the duration of your study .
This bursary is automatically applied each semester for commencing Monash alumni who have graduated from the Australian , South African or Malaysian campus .
Application and closing dates
No application is necessary . This scholarship is awarded to all eligible students .