(Last update:6 Apr 2017)

It is always important for postgraduate students to think about their next steps post-degree completion. Further Study and Academic Career opportunities for postgraduate students are listed as the followings:

Academic Career Opportunities

Further Study Opportunities


Mainland China

Higher Education

Hong Kong

United States of America

United Kingdom


Australia Awards Scholarships

Australian Government
Bachelors/Masters/PhD Degrees

Deadline: 30 April 2017 (annual)

Study in:  Australia
Course starts 2017

Heinrich Boll Scholarships in Germany for International Students
Heinrich Boll Foundation

Masters/PhD Degree

Deadline: 1 Mar 2017 (annual)
Study in:  Germany
Next course starts 2017

New Zealand Development Scholarships (NZDS)

Postgraduate Studies

Deadline: 15/30 Apr 2017 (annual)
Study in:  New Zealand
Next course starts 2017

Australia International Postgraduate Research Scholarships (IPRS)

Australian Government
Masters/PhD Degree

Deadline: varies, Apr-Oct (annual)

Study in:  Australia
Course starts 2017/2018

Rhodes Scholarships at Oxford University for International Students

Rhodes Scholarship Fund
PhD Degree

Deadline: varies, July-Oct

Study in: UK
Course starts Oct 2017

Melbourne Research Scholarships (MRS)

Masters/PhD Degree

Deadline: Ongoing (annual)

Study in:  Australia
Next course starts 2017

University of Manitoba Graduate Fellowships

University of Manitoba
Masters/PhD Degree

Deadline: varies (annual)
Study in: Canada
Course starts 2017 

Erasmus Mundus Scholarships for International Students

European Union
Masters/PhD Degree

Deadline: varies
Study in:  European Countries
Course starts Aug-Sept 2017