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Chilean Government Bicentennial Scholarships

Chilean Government Bicentennial Scholarships are open to students from the Republic of Chile who intend to undertake a Postgraduate Coursework Program or Postgraduate Research Program at the University of Adelaide.  The following programs are available under the scheme:

Up to four (4) years
Masters by Research
Two (2) years
Masters by Coursework
Two (2) years

Information about the application process is available on the Becas Chile website (Spanish Only).

The University of Adelaide is very pleased to be working in partnership with the Government of the Chile to provide greater opportunities for Chilean students to pursue postgraduate studies in Australia. Under an Agreement for Co-operation in Human Capital Development between the Government of Chile and the University of Adelaide, places are available in a variety of programs for Chilean students who are awarded a scholarship from the Chilean Government.  Under the agreement, scholarships will be available for up to two years for postgraduate coursework programs and up to four years for postgraduate research programs offered by the University of Adelaide.

Priority Fields of Study

Priority fields of study for the Bicentennial Scholarships include, but are not limited to:

  • Agriculture Food and Wine
  • Mining
  • Biotechnology and Biosciences
  • Information and Communication Technologies
  • Energy
  • Environmental issues
  • Health
  • Education
  • Aquaculture and Veterinary Science

Information about the postgraduate coursework programs available at the University of Adelaide can be found in the International Postgraduate Coursework Prospectus. For further information relating to postgraduate research programs please visit the University of Adelaide Graduate Centre.

Provisions of the Bicentennial Fund Scholarship

The Scholarship provides living expenses while studying in Australia, full tuition fees, return economy air travel, health insurance for the duration of the program, and English language proficiency training before the commencement of the program (when required).

Conditions, Eligibility and Application Process

Information about the application process is available on the Becas Chile website (Spanish Only).


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