MORA-RMIT Scholarship

Mora

If you are an international student from Indonesia applying for a PhD at RMIT, you may be eligible for this scholarship.

Ministry of Religious Affairs (MORA) Indonesia and RMIT are collaborating to promote access of Indonesian students for any PhD programs offered by RMIT.

The MORA-RMIT scholarship (Beasiswa Studi S3 Luar Negeri) is a part of MORA’s ‘Beasiswa Program 5000 Doktor’ scholarship scheme which has the aim of improving human resources at Islamic Universities.

Value and duration

The jointly funded scholarship provides 100% of your tuition fees for a maximum of 4 years as well as financial support in other areas outlined below.

  • living allowance
  • book allowance
  • settlement allowance
  • health Insurance
  • travel fee
  • conference fund
  • research fund
  • family allowance where required.

RMIT additionally funds:

  • English language studies and IELTS test if RMIT’s English language requirement has not been met (up to a value of AU$3500 per student)
  • RMIT-MORA Leadership Development Training consisting of Short Courses, Workshops and/or online modules to be delivered at a minimum once per year

Eligibility

To be eligible for this scholarship you must:

  • be a citizen of Indonesia
  • apply for an RMIT PhD program in a priority area of study (listed below)
  • meet the academic requirements for entry to RMIT and be offered a place in the program
  • satisfy the general and specific requirements of and be awarded the MORA scholarship
  • commence full-time enrolment as an onshore international student at RMIT.

Check the MORA eligibility requirements on the MORA website.

How to apply

  1. Find an RMIT PhD program in a priority area of study (listed below).
  2. Find two supervisors whose background is aligned to your research interests and prepare a research topic proposal for them when asked.
  3. Ensure that you meet the academic entry criteria for the program.
  4. Make an application to study at RMIT University. If you already have been awarded the scholarship before you make your application please indicate so on your application.
  5. Apply for scholarship on the MORA website.

Open Date

Refer to the MORA website

RMIT applications for PhD programs are open throughout the year.

Priority Areas of Study

Building, construction and planning

With RMIT accredited programs you can learn from industry leaders to create and shape the spaces we live and work in.

  • Environment and Planning

Business

RMIT’s business programs are practical, responsive to industry trends and anticipate employer needs.

  • Economics and Finance
  • Management, Business and Administration.

Communication and Digital Media

RMIT is renowned for its expertise in communication and digital media. Modern facilities and industry partnerships allow our students to move fluently between the classroom, studio and workplace

  • Journalism
  • Media and Communication

Education

RMIT is ranked in the top 200 universities in the world for Education studies. Our programs are led by education specialists with extensive practical experience in teaching, training and workforce development.

  • Education and Teaching Practice

Environment and Sustainability

Our environment and sustainability programs empower students to create a more sustainable world. Through specialised projects and research, you’ll work with industry leaders and academic experts to find solutions to environment and sustainability issues around the globe.

  • Urban and Environmental Management
  • Sustainable Energy
  • Geospatial Sciences

Science

Science at RMIT is connected, relevant and focused on making an impact. Strong links and collaboration with industry flow through to the student experience.

  • Applied Sciences
  • Food Science and Technology
  • Biotechnology

Health and Medical Sciences

RMIT’s health and medical sciences programs will help you discover how best to help others. Our purpose built facilities and strong industry links produce health practitioners with skills that are valued around the world.

  • Psychology
  • Social Work

International and Community Services

Learn to interpret and influence society with a range of programs addressing emerging issues that affect our local and global communities. Work to empower people, groups and communities and contribute to combating social and economic inequalities in a time of rapid social transformation.

  • International Development
  • Disaster Design and Development
  • Social Work
  • Public Policy
  • Psychology

Justice and Legal

RMIT’s justice and legal programs explore the perspectives of business, policy, politics, sociology and criminology in contemporary Australian and international society.

  • Justice and Criminology

Further information

  • RMIT School of Graduate Research
  • Scholarship support from RMIT International Sponsorship Development Team