Scholarships to Study in Australia

Being one of the most popular study destinations in the world, Australia has plenty to offer on a holistic level to international students. Their education system is globally renowned and is regarded as one of the best in the world.

To further extend their support to international students, the Government of Australia has in fact invested over AUD$ 300 million for scholarships for international students in Australia.

Scholarships in Australia are plenty and you can use this great opportunity to the best of your ability. Read on to learn more about the various scholarships available to you.

Australia Awards Scholarships in Australia for Malaysian Students

  • One must have completed a minimum of 18 years of age and must have the intention of contributing to the development of their home country.
  • Diversity preference (women applicants, minority groups, people belonging to rural/ economically weaker sections of society).

Endeavour Postgraduate Scholarship Award

  • One must have completed a minimum of 18 years of age at the time the program or course begins.
  • One must not have received any Australian Government grant in recent years.

Destination Australia Scholarships in Australia for Malaysian Students

  • Based on predefined eligibility criteria, Higher Education Providers (HEPs) can provide these scholarships to domestic and international students.
  • International students must be studying at a regional campus or remote area. Some areas include Gold Coast, Adelaide, Perth, etc.

Provider Scholarships

  • Many of the scholarships for international students in Australia are provided by the educational institutions themselves. Refer the table below for more information. We at AECC Global provide you with information and steps to receive scholarships from both government and private universities.

The universities which offer scholarships to study in Australia for international students are listed below.

University Scholarship Name UG / PG Value (AUD)
Australian
National University (ANU)
ANU College of Business &
Economics International Undergraduate Scholarship & Award
UG 100% tuition fees for the duration of the course
ANU College of Engineering & Computer Science International
Postgraduate Excellence Scholarship
PG 50% for first year tuition fees
ANU College of Business & Economics International Partnership Scholarship UG $10,000 per annual for 2 years
ANU College of Engineering & Computer Science International University Partnership Award UG / PG $5,000 for first year tuition fees
ANU College of Business & Economics South East Asia Merit Scholarship UG / PG 50% for the duration of study
ANU College of Engineering & Computer Science International Postgraduate Merit Scholarship PG 25% for first year tuition fees
ANU College of Engineering & Computer Science International Undergraduate Merit Scholarship UG 25% for first year tuition fees
ANU College of Law International Excellence Scholarship PG $20,000 per annum
ANU College of Law International Merit Scholarship PG $10,000 per annum
ANU Chancellor’s International Scholarship UG UG $25,000 for first year only
ANU Chancellor’s International Scholarship PG PG $15,000 for first year only
ANU Chancellor’s International Scholarship (South East Asia) UG / PG $25,000 for first year only
ANU Chancellor’s International Scholarship – International Baccalaureate (all regions) UG $20,000 for first year only
University of Canberra University of Canberra International Merit Scholarship UG / PG 10% tuition fees for the duration of the course
University of Canberra International High Achiver Scholarship UG / PG 20% tuition fees for the duration of the course
University of Western Australia Global Excellent Scholarship UG / PG up to $ 45,000 in total for 3 yrs UG
up to $ 30,000 in total for 2 yrs PG
Curtin
University
Curtin International Scholarships Merit Scholarship UG / PG 25% for first year tuition fee
Curtin International Scholarships Australian Year 12 Scholarship UG 25% for first year tuition fees
Curtin International Scholarships – CRL Merit Scholarship UG / PG 10% for first year tuition fee
MBA International Student Scholarship PG 25% for duration of the course
Master of Management PG 30% for duration of the course
Meng Fei Innovative Future Leader Scholarship UG / PG 25% for first year tuition fees
Murdoch University International Welcome Scholarship (IWS) UG / PG $12,000 in total for duration of courses for Business & Nursing.
$11,000 in total for duration of courses for other degrees
International Merit Award UG / PG $1,000 one off
Edith Cown University (ECU) International Undergraduate Scholarship UG 20% tuition fees for the duration of the course
International Master Scholarship PG 20% tuition fees for first year
Australian Alumni International Scholarship UG / PG 20% for first year tuition fees
School of Science Excellence Scholarship UG total $15,000 for the duration of the course
University of Adelaide Global Academic Excellence Scholarships UG / PG 50% for duration of the course
Alumni Scholarships (International) UG / PG 25% for duration of the course
Family Scholarship (International) UG / PG 25% for duration of the course
Global Citizens Scholarships UG / PG 15% / 30% for duration of the course
Partner Scholarship UG / PG 25% for duration of the course
University of Adelaide College High Achiever Progression Scholarship UG 25% for duration of the course
University of Adelaide College International Scholarship UG -10% for duration of the course
Eynesbury College International Scholarship UG -10% or 5% for duration of the course
Eynesbury College High Achiever Progression Scholarship UG 25% for duration of the course
University of South Australia (UniSA) International Merit Scholarship UG / PG 25% for 1st year study only
Vice Chancellor’s International Excellence Scholarships UG / PG 50% for duration of the course
Flinders University Go Beyond Scholarships UG / PG 25% for 1st year study only
Torrens University Offshore Online: up to 30% Business Scholarship PG up to 30%
Three Pillars Blue Mountains International Hotel Management School: UG / PG up to 30%
Laureate Australia: 25% Business Merit Scholarship UG / PG 25% for duration of the course
Laureate Australia: 25% Design Merit Scholarship UG / PG 25% for duration of the course
Here to Educate: 20% Education Scholarship UG / PG 20% for duration of the course
Laureate Australia: 20% Design Merit Scholarship UG / PG 20% for duration of the course
William Blue College of Hospitality: 15% Hospitality Motivational Scholarship UG / PG 15% for duration of the course
Laureate Australia: 15% Design Merit Scholarship UG / PG 15% for duration of the course
University of Tasmania Tasmanian International Scholarship (TIS) UG / PG Covers 25% tuition fees for the duration of the course
Family Alumni Bursary UG / PG Covers 10% tuition fees for the duration of the course
Postgraduate Alumni Scholarship PG Covers 10% tuition fees for
the duration of the course
Bachelor of Laws Scholarship UG Covers 14% tuition fee for the duration of the course
Graduate Diploma of Legal Practice Scholarship PG Covers 14% tuition fee for the duration of the course
Dean of Law’s Merit Scholarship UG Covers 100% tuition fees for the duration of the course
International Women in Maritime Engineering Scholarship UG / PG UG: 75% of the first year of the on-campus accommodation costs at one of the Halls of Residence in
Launceston
PG: 100% of the first semester of the on-campus accommodation costs at one of the Halls of Residence in Launceston.
Women in Seafaring Scholarship UG 100% on campus accommodation for the first year in Launceston -$2,000 education costs
MBBS International Relocation Bursary UG $4,000 one off
Dean of Medicine’s Merit Scholarship UG 15% for the duration of the course
Undergradaute International Relocation Bursaries UG 3,000 one off
Postgraduate International Relocation Bursaries PG 4,000 one off
AMC Global Logistics Relocation Bursary UG $4,000 one off
Dean of TSBE Merit Scholarship UG / PG 50% tuition fee
ASEAN Science & Technology UG Merit Scholarship UG 50% tuition fee course of duration
Uni of Tasmania Business Scholarship UG / PG 100% for single degree 50% for combined degree
Destination Australia Scholarship UG / PG $15,000
Monash University Monash International Leadership Scholarship UG / PG 100% course fees paid
Monash International Scholarship for Excellence UG Up to $40,000
Monash International Merit Scholarship UG / PG Up to $50,000 / $10,000 per annum
Engineering International Undergraduate Excellence Scholarship UG $10,000 for per year up to 4 years max.
Enginering International Undergraduate Scholarship UG $10,000 for 1 year only
Master of Professional Engineering International Scholarship PG $10,000 per year up to 2 years max
Pharmacy International Undergraduate Merit Scholarship UG 50% tuition fees per year / 25% tuition fees per year
Engineering Masters Pathway Scholarship UG $5,000 per annum (max 4 years). Additional $12,000 for Master of Advanced Engineering component
Women in Engineering Scholarship UG $5,000 for 1 year only
Women in Information Technology Scholarship UG $6,000 for 1 year only
Science International Merit Grant UG  $3,000 min ATAR 95.00
$2,500 min ATAR 90.00
$2,000 min ATAR 80.00
Faculty of Law International Asia Scholarship UG / PG 25 100% course fees paid
Master of Financial Mathematics Scholarship PG 100% tuition fees paid
Engineering Excellence Scholarship UG $6,000 per annum (max 4 years)
Bachelor of International Business Diploma Pathway Scholarhip UG $6,000 for 1 year
Bachelor of International Business Foundation Year Scholarship UG $6,000 for 1 year
Biomedicine Discovery Scholarship UG Up to $15,000
Deakin University Deakin Vice-Chancellor’s International Scholarship UG / PG Covers 50% tuition fees
Deakin International Scholarship UG / PG Covers 25% tuition fees
Master of Business Administration Global Leader’s scholarship PG 20% tuition fees for the full-time
Deakin STEM scholarship UG / PG 20% tuition fees for the full-time
Deakin Global Health Leaders Scholarship PG 20% tuition fees for the full-time
Warrnambool Campus International Bursary UG 20% tuition fees & 20% accommodation discount
Business & Law International Partner Institutions Bursary UG / PG 10% of tuition fees
Deakin Alumni Postgraduate Bursary PG 15% discount
Deakin Warrnambool Residential International Scholarships UG / PG 50% accommodation costs
Swinburne University of Technology Swinburne International Excellence Undergraduate Scholarship UG 10 75% per year (max. 4 years)
Swinburne International Excellence Postgraduate Scholarship PG 10 75% per year (max. 2 years)
Swinburne International Excellence Pathway Scholarship UG From $2,500 to $5,000 total
The Dean’s Scholarship Excellence in Architecture & Urban
Design
PG 50% tuition fee for duration
George Swinburne STEM Postgraduate Scholarship PG 30% tuition fee for duration
Swinburne X LinkedIn International Program UG / PG 30% off online units completed offshore
Swinburne International Alumni Direct Scholarship* UG / PG 10 25% per year (max. 4 years)
La Trobe University La Trobe International Scholarships UG / PG 25% tuition fee remission
20% tuition fee remission
15% tuition fee remission
La Trobe International Scholarships (SEA) UG / PG 30% tuition fee remission
25% tuition fee remission
20% tuition fee remission
Master of Internet of Things Scholarship International PG Up to 30% per year + $5,000 one-off payment
Early Bird Acceptance Grant UG / PG 5% tuition fee for first year
Alumni Advantage PG 10% fee reduction of total tuition fees
RMIT University International Merit Scholarships for Malaysian students UG / PG $10,000 one off
STEMM Merit Scholarships for Malaysia students UG / PG $10,000 one off
Australian Catholic University (ACU) ACU International Student Scholarship UG / PG Covers 50% tuition fees of the course
Global Excellence Scholarships UG / PG UG 3 year degree $15,000
UG 4 year degree $20,000
PG 2 year degree $10,000
Mercy Scholarship UG / PG Full Scholarship
Federation University International Excellence Scholarship UG / PG 16% off tuition fees
International Student Accommodation Scholarship UG / PG 100% Accommodation Year
Engineering Tuition Fee Scholarship and Dean’s Bursary UG / PG 16% off tuition fees
2020 Foundation Scholarships Various values
Victoria University VU International Excellence Scholarship UG / PG* Up to $12,000 off tuition fees
Kaplan Business School 2020 Regional Scholarship Program (Asia) UG / PG Covers 10% of tuition fees
2020 High Achievers Scholarship Program UG / PG 30% of tuition fees
2020 Alumni Scholarship UG / PG 20% of tuition fees
Charles Darwin University Vice-Chancellor’s International High Achievers Scholarship UG / PG Covers 25% or 50% tuition fees for the duration of the course
Study in Australia’s Northern Territory Scholarships UG / PG $12,000 for first semester
CDU Global Achiever Award UG / PG 15% tuition fee reduction in the first year only
CDU Global Leader Award UG / PG 25% tuition fee reduction in the first year only 10% ongoing
CDU Global Excellence Award UG / PG 50% tuition fee reduction in the first year only 10% ongoing
University of
New South Wales (UNSW)
Australia’s Global University Award UG / PG $5,000 for one year / $10,000 for one year
UNSW Global Academic Award UG $5,000 for one year / $10,000 for one year
International Scientia Coursework Scholarships UG / PG Full fee waiver / $20,000 per annum for duration of the course
University of Sydney Vice-Chancellor International Scholarships Scheme UG / PG $5,000 / $10,000 / $20,000 for one semester / $40,000 for one year
Sydney Scholars Award UG $6,000 for one year / $6,000 for duration of studies
Dr Abdul Kalam International Undergraduate Scholarships UG Covers 50% tuition fees for duration of the course
Dr Abdul Kalam International Postgraduate Scholarships PG Covers 50% tuition fees for first year
Faculty of Engineering Credit Agreement scholarship UG $5,000 per year for 2 years
Faculty of Arts & Social Science International Scholarship UG / PG $5,000 / $10,000 for one semester / $20,000 for one year
Business School International Scholarship UG / PG $5,000 / $10,000 for one semester / $20,000 for one year
Dean Undergraduate Scholarship UG $5,000 per year up to 4 years
University of Technology Sydney (UTS) International Undergraduate Full Tuition Scholarship UG Covers 100% tuition fees for the duration of the course
Undergraduate Academic Excellence Award UG Covers 25% tuition fees for the duration of the course
Undergraduate Merit Scholarship UG $10,000 for one year
UTS Insearch to UTS Pathways Scholarship UG Covers 50% tuition fees for the duration of the course
IB Graduated from selected SEA Schools UG Covers 50% tuition fees for the duration of the course
Diploma to Degree Scholarship for Students from SEA UG Covers 25% tuition fees for the duration of the course
SEA Undergraduate High Achiever Scholarship UG Covers 25% tuition fees for the duration of the course
UTS Science International Scholarship for Australian Year 12 Students UG $5,000 for first semester
UTS Science International Diploma to Degree Scholarship for Excellence (Insearch) UG $5,000 for first semester
International Postgraduate Coursework Full Tuition Scholarship PG Covers 100% tuition fees for the duration of the course
Engineering and IT Postgraduate Academic Excellence PG Covers 25% tuition fees for the duration of the course
Science Postgraduate Academic Excellence Scholarship PG Covers 25% tuition fees for the duration of the course
UTS Grant for Masters by Coursework Students PG $3,000 for first semester
Master of Professional Engineering Scholarship PG Covers 25% tuition fees for the duration of the course
MBA Scholarship for Outstanding Students (Commencing) PG $5,000 for first semester
Postgraduate Academic Excellence Scholarships PG $5,000 for first semester
SEA Postgraduate Business Merit Scholarship PG Covers 25% tuition fees for the duration of the course
Health International Postgraduate Academic Excellence Scholarship PG Covers 25% tuition fees for the duration of the course
Macquarie University Macquarie University ASEAN Scholarship UG / PG $10,000 per annum for duration of study
Macquarie University Alumni Scholarshi PG Covers 10% tuition fees for duration of the course
ASEAN Partner Scholarship PG Up to $15,000 per year for duration of the course
Vice-Chancellor’s International Scholarship Global Allianz Fund UG / PG $15,000 one-off
MGSM Scholarships and Awards PG Up to $25,000 off total tuition fees
Women in Management & Finance Scholarship PG Up to $15,000 per year for duration of the course
Western Sydney University (WSU) Vice-Chancellor’s Academic Excellence Undergraduate Scholarships UG Covers 50% tuition fees per annum for maximum 3 years
Western Sydney International Scholarships – Undergraduate UG $5,000 / $7,500 per year for max 3 years
Vice-Chancellor’s Academic Excellence Postgraduate Scholarships PG Covers 50% tuition fees per annum for maximum 2 years
Western Sydney International Scholarships – Postgraduate PG $5,000 / $7,500 per year for max 3 years
Charles Sturt University International Student Support Scholarship UG / PG Covers 30% tuition fees for 1 year
International Student Merit Stipend Scholarship UG / PG $500 per month
Charles Sturt Regional Scholarship UG / PG Covers 9% for the duration of the course (IT / Business Bachelor)
Covers 13% for the duration of the course (Master. Prof.
Accounting)
Covers 16% for the duration of the course (Master. IT)
University of Wollongong Undergraduate Excellence Scholarships (UES) UG Covers 30% tuition fees for the duration of the course
Postgraduate Academic Excellence Scholarship PG Covers 30% tuition fees for the duration of the course
Alumni Postgraduate Scholarship PG Covers 10% off total tuition fees
University of Newcastle FEBE International UG Scholarship UG $5,000 per annum for the duration of study
Faculty of Engineering and Built Environment (FEBE) Golden Jubilee Commemorative International Scholarship UG Full fee waiver of the total tuition fees
FEBE International Architecture and Built Env PG Coursework Scholarship PG Ranges from $4000 to $12,000 over the two years duration
FEBE International Engineering & Technology PG Coursework Scholarship PG Ranges from $6000 to $18,000 for maximum 3 years duration
MBA (Global) International Scholarship PG Covers 25% for the duration of the course
NIC Malaysian Students Scholarship Dip + UG Up to $5,500 one-off
University of Queensland (UQ) Science International Scholarship UG / PG $3000 for 1 year
Malaysia Global Leader Scholarship UG / PG $5,000 $20,000 off first semester
UQ School of Economics Scholarship (Undergraduate) UG 50% for the duration of course
UQ Economics Malaysia Scholarship UG / PG 50% for the duration of course
High Achievers Scholarship for International Students UG / PG 20% off tuition fees per year
Miriam E. Wippell Undergraduate Scholarship UG Depends on the endowment
International Scholarship in Conservation Biology PG $10,000 for 1 year
UQ Sport Scholarship Ambassador Program UG / PG $1,500 support services per athlete per year
Master of Pharmaceutical Industry Practice International Student Scholarship PG $5,000 $10,000 tuition fee
EAIT International Award Year 12 UG $10,000 one off
IES Foundation Year Economics Scholarship UG 25% tuition fee for duration of study
UQ Gatton Past Students Association UG $5,000 per year
Paula and Tony Kinnane Art History Scholarship UG $12,000 per year
Law Scholarships for International Students Undergraduate UG 25% or 50% for duration of study
Law Scholarships for International Students Postgraduate PG 25% or 50% for duration of study
HP Women in Cyber Security Scholarship PG $20,000 per year
Destination Australia Scholarship (International Students) UG / PG $15,000 per year
Business, Economics, & Law (BEL) Relocation Bursary UG / PG $3,000 for first semester only
Queensland University of Technology (QUT) International Merit Scholarship UG 25% of the tuition fees for first year only
QUT International College ATAR Scholarship UG 25% of the tuition fees for first semester of Diploma
QUT International College Pathway Scholarship UG 25% of the tuition fees for first semester of Diploma / Foundation
Griffith University Griffith Remarkable Scholarship UG / PG 50% off the tuition fees for the duration of study
International Student Excellence ScholarshipHigh School Leavers UG 25% off the tuition fees for the duration of study
International Student Excellence Scholarship Postgraduate Coursework PG 25% off the tuition fees for the duration of study
International Student Excellence Scholarship Undergraudate with
Advanced Standing
UG 25% off the tuition fees for the duration of study
Griffith 2020 International Starter Scholarship UG / PG 20% off the tuition fees for trimester 2 and / or 3 2020
International Student High School Leavers Scholarship UG 10% off the tuition fees for first 2 trimesters of study
International Student Postgraduate Scholarships SEA & the
Pacific
PG 10% off the tuition fees for first 2 trimesters of study
Griffith International Family Scholarship UG / PG $1,000 for first trimester only
Griffith International Scholarship for Griffith College Diploma to
Degree
UG $3,000 for first trimester only
Bachelor of Medical Laboratory Science Scholarship UG Up to $20,000 paid over max. 4 years duration
International Student Articulation Scholarship UG / PG 10% tutiion fees off first 2 trimesters
Master of Pharmacy Scholarship PG $30,000 in total over 2 years
James Cook University (JCU) JCU International Student Merit Stipend UG / PG $700 stipend per month
JCU College Pathways Scholarship UG 25% of the tuition fees for the duration of study
University of Southern Queensland (USQ) Destination Austalia Scholarship PG $30,000
2020 International Student Support Scholarship UG / PG Covers 25% for duration of the course
2020 International Accommodation Scholarship UG / PG Refer to requirements
2020 International Student Support Nursing Scholarship UG Covers 10% for duration of the course
Central Queensland University (CQU) International Student Scholarship UG / PG 25% reduction in tuition fees full duration
Destination Australia Scholarship UG / PG Up to $15,000 + 25% tuition fee scholarship through the International Student Scholarship – Regional
Bond University International UG Excellence Scholarship UG Covers 50% for duration of the course
Bond Business School PG Bursaries PG Cash payment of $4,200 for living expenses in the first year
Transformer Scholarship UG / PG Covers 50% for duration of the course
Southern Cross University (SCU) SCU International Regional Scholarship UG / PG $5,000 per year for duration of the course
Vice Chancellor’s Academic Excellence Scholarship Application UG / PG $8,000 per year for duration of the course
Vice Chancellor’s International Diversification Scholarship UG / PG $8,000 per year for duration of the course
SCU International Women in STEM Scholarship UG / PG $8,000 per year for duration of the course

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