Vice-Chancellor's International Scholarships - Partner

Vice-Chancellor's International Scholarships - Partner

Vice-Chancellor's International Scholarships (VCIS) - Partner provides partial tuition fee scholarship for outstanding students to study at Macquarie's North Ryde campus. VCIS - Partner scholarships are country-specific awards and are based on our agreement with our partners.

What does Vice-Chancellor's International Partner Scholarship cover?

A VCIS - Partner scholarship is available to future students of both undergraduate and postgraduate degree courses. The amount is varied and can be up to AU$135,000. Scholarship awards go towards the commencement fee or reimbursement if fees have already been paid.

Apply for a Partner Scholarship here.

Unfamiliar with ATAR and GPA? Check your undergraduate or postgraduate academic requirements against our guide.

Current Agreements include:

Global Scholarships

 Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC)  

The VCIS- Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) International Scholarship contributes partial tuition fees for international students from the APEC region to study at Macquarie's North Ryde campus. This highly competitive scholarship for undergraduate and postgraduate study recognises academic excellence with scholarships awarded on academic merit.

Up to AU$10,000 will be awarded progressively throughout the year and applied towards your tuition fees. This is a single scholarship and not available to be renewed.

Countries of the APEC region include Brunei Darussalam, Canada, Chile, People's Republic of China, Hong Kong, Indonesia, Japan, Republic of Korea, Malaysia, Mexico, Papua New Guinea, Peru, Philippines, Russia, Singapore, Taiwan, Thailand, United States and Vietnam.

Priority areas: Policy, Engineering and Business.

To be eligible for the scholarship, students must meet the following requirements:

  • Be a citizen of a country located within the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) region as indicated above.
  • Have met the University's academic and English requirements for the course to be considered for a scholarship, and hold a full offer of admission for study at the North Ryde campus by the application deadline.
  • Apply for study in Session 1, (February) or Session 2, (July).
  • Have a minimum GPA of 3.0 out of 4.0 for postgraduate applications and a minimum ATAR equivalent of 90 out of 100 for undergraduate applications.
  • Have applied for a program that is longer than one session in duration.
  • Have applied for a course that has a full-time study load.
  • Commence study in the session and year indicated in your scholarship letter of offer. Commencement may not be deferred.

How to Apply

Once applicants have received their full course offer, they must then complete an online scholarship application form and type “APEC” in the Scholarship Name field.

Important note:

  • You will need your Macquarie University Student Number to complete the online scholarship application form.
  • You must submit a scholarship application to be considered for the scholarship.
  • Incomplete applications will not be considered.

Big History Scholarship

The Big History Scholarship is a full international scholarship available to international students who apply for an undergraduate course at Macquarie University in Sydney, Australia. The scholarship is open to international students who complete* the Big History: Connecting Knowledge MOOC available through the COURSERA® platform.

A full tuition fee scholarship for any undergraduate program of up to 4 years in duration is awarded annually to 1 meritorious student. Applicants will be assessed based on their academic performance and compulsory Statement of Purpose.

To be eligible for the scholarship, students must meet the following requirements:

  • Have citizenship of a country other than Australia or New Zealand.
  • Have met the University's academic and English requirements for the course to be considered for a scholarship, and hold a full offer of admission for study at the North Ryde campus by the application deadline.
  • Apply for study in Session 1, (February) or Session 2, (July).
  • Have a minimum ATAR equivalent of 90 out of 100.
  • Have applied for a program that is longer than one session in duration.
  • Have applied for a course that has a full-time study load.
  • Commence study in the session and year indicated in your scholarship letter of offer. Commencement may not be deferred.

How to Apply

Once applicants have received their full course offer, they must then complete an online scholarship application form and type “BIG” in the Scholarship Name field.

Important note:

  • You will need your Macquarie University Student Number to complete the online scholarship application form.
  • You must submit a scholarship application to be considered for the scholarship.
  • You must submit a Statement of Purpose to be assessed for the scholarship. Upon successful receipt of your scholarship application, an email will be sent to you detailing the specifics on how to submit your Statement of Purpose.
  • Incomplete applications will not be considered.

* You will need to supply a course certificate verifying your completion of the Big History: Connecting Knowledge MOOC on COURSERA®.

Global Allianz Fund

This VCIS - Global Allianz Fund provides a partial tuition fee scholarship for one meritorious student to study at Macquarie University North Ryde campus. The scholarship is a one-off partial award for any undergraduate and postgraduate courses related health and medical sciences. The scholarship amount is AU$15,000 and it will be applied towards your tuition fee.

The Macquarie University Allianz Global Assistance Scholarship is a single scholarship and not available to be renewed.

Priority areas: Health and Medical Sciences courses.

To be eligible for the scholarship, students must meet the following requirements:

  • Have citizenship of a country other than Australia or New Zealand.
  • Have met the University's academic and English requirements for the course to be considered for a scholarship, and hold a full offer of admission for study at the North Ryde campus by the application deadline.
  • Have a minimum GPA of 3.0 out of 4.0 for postgraduate applications and a minimum ATAR equivalent of 90 out of 100 for undergraduate applications.
  • Currently holds a Allianz Overseas Student Health Cover (OSHC).
  • Have applied for a program that is longer than one session in duration
  • Have applied for a course that has a full-time study load.
  • Commence study in the session and year indicated in your scholarship letter of offer. Commencement may not be deferred.
  • Have applied, or is enrolled in an undergraduate or postgraduate course related to health and medical sciences. as listed on our website.
  • Upon receipt of the scholarship application, students will be contacted with further details on submitting a selfie video as part of the assessment process.

How to Apply

Once applicants have received their full course offer, they must then complete an online scholarship application form and type “Allianz” in the Scholarship Name field.

Important note:

  • You will need your Macquarie University Student Number to complete the online scholarship application form.
  • You must submit a scholarship application to be considered for the scholarship.
  • Incomplete applications will not be considered.

FIRST® (For Inspiration and Recognition of Science and Technology)

The VCIS- FIRST® offers generous scholarships to reward the high-achieving FIRST® Robotics participants. As a new student commencing study in 2016, you could be eligible for one of the below scholarships in 2016:

FIRST® Scholarship

Availability

Full tuition scholarship*

2

AU$20,000 for the length of the program*

1

AU$5,000 for a one-off payment at the commencement of the program

100

*Full tuition and AU$20,000 scholarships are only available for the Bachelor of Engineering (Honours) (CRICOS Code 087876F).

To be eligible for the scholarship, students must meet the following requirements:

  • Citizenship of a country other than Australia or New Zealand.
  • Have participated in the FIRST® Robotics Program.
  • Must have full offer of admission to Macquarie University commencing in either Session 1 or 2, 2016 by the deadline with minimum ATAR score of 90, submitting their scores from the SAT (or any other equivalent high school qualification).
  • Have applied for a Bachelor of Engineering (Honours) degree.
  • Students nominated must have demonstrated enthusiasm for engineering and science.

How to Apply

Once applicants have received their full course offer, they must then complete an online scholarship application form and type “FIRST” in the Scholarship Name field.

Additional requirements to support student's application include:

  • A letter of recommendation from the FIRST® Team Mentor/Coach, and
  • Submitting an essay describing the impact FIRST® has had on their choice of university study and how they intend to work with the FIRST® community in the future.
  • Once the scholarship application form has been submitted, please get in touch with Lea-Anne Allen on how to submit your essay.

Important note:

  • You will need your Macquarie University Student Number to complete the online scholarship application form.
  • You will have to submit a scholarship application form to be considered for the scholarship.
  • Incomplete applications will not be considered.

Learn more about the FIRST® Global Scholarship. 

Questions and more information

Lea-Anne Allen
Country Manager (International)
T: +61 409 876 864
E: leaanne.allen@mq.edu.au

Bangladesh Scholarship

Bangladesh Ministry of Public Affairs (MoPA)

The Ministry of Public Affairs and Macquarie University has a formalised partnership which funds postgraduate studies for eligible candidates from the Ministry of Public Affairs of Bangladesh. The VCIS will support 50 per cent of tuition fees to successful students under this partnership which is valid through to 2018.

This partnership acknowledges the shared goals between both parties through providing members of the Bangladeshi Civil Service an opportunity to enrich their knowledge in public policy, economic diplomacy, e-governance and sustainable development by completing a postgraduate degree at Macquarie University.

Programs which may be of interested to awardees include:

  • Graduate Diploma of Sustainable Development
  • Graduate Diploma of Laws
  • Graduate Diploma of Politics and Public Policy
  • Graduate Certificate of Laws
  • Graduate Certificate of Politics and Public Policy
  • Master of Laws
  • Master of International Trade and Commerce Law
  • Master of International Law, Governance and Public Policy

Eligibility

  • Have citizenship from Bangladesh.
  • Have a minimum GPA of 2.50 out of 4
  • Have met the English requirements (Overall IELTS score of 6.5 with band score of a minimum of 6.0).
  • Have met Macquarie University's academic requirements for the course and hold a full offer of admission by the application deadline.
  • Have applied for a program that's longer than two sessions in duration (one year).
  • Have applied for a course which has a full-time study load.
  • Commence study in the semester and year indicated in their offer of Scholarship. Commencement may not be deferred.

How to Apply

Students who wish to apply for this scholarship will have to apply through the Bangladesh Ministry of Public Affairs at mopa.gov.bd/and also submit a course application for the postgraduate program of their choice at Macquarie University mq.edu.au/study/international/how_to_apply/postgraduate_coursework/.

Brazil Scholarships

Fundaco Getulio Vargas (FGV)

This VCIS - Fundaco Getulio Vargas scholarship offers up to AU$5,000 per year of the tuition fees to students commencing a postgraduate course who were enrolled in a dual degree at Fundaco Getulio Vargas.

To be eligible for the scholarship, students must meet the following requirements:

  • Students must be enrolled or have completed their studies at Fundaco Getulio Vargas.
  • Have met the University's academic and English requirements for the course to be considered for a scholarship, and hold a full offer of admission for study at the North Ryde campus by the application deadline.
  • Have a minimum GPA of 2.7 out of 4.0.
  • Have applied for a program that is longer than one session in duration.
  • Have applied for a course that has a full-time study load.
  • Commence study in the session and year indicated in your scholarship letter of offer. Commencement may not be deferred.
  • To apply contact the International Office at Fundaco Getulio Vargas,please visit http://dint.fgv.br/

How to Apply

Instituto Militar de Engenharia

This VCIS - Instituto Militar de Engenharia scholarshipoffers up to AU$5,000 per year of the tuition fees to students commencing a postgraduate course who are enrolled in or have completed their studies at Instituto Militar de Engenharia.

To be eligible for the scholarship, students must meet the following requirements:

  • Students must be enrolled or have completed their studies at Instituto Militar de Engenharia.
  • Have met the University's academic and English requirements for the course to be considered for a scholarship, and hold a full offer of admission for study at the North Ryde campus by the application deadline.
  • Have a minimum GPA of 2.7 out of 4.0.
  • Have applied for a program that is longer than one session in duration.
  • Have applied for a course that has a full-time study load.
  • Commence study in the session and year indicated in your scholarship letter of offer. Commencement may not be deferred.

How to Apply

PUC Rio

This VCIS - PUC Rio (Pontificia Universidade Catolica do Rio de Janeiro) scholarship offers up to 5 weeks of English Language Course (ELICOS) tuition fees to PUC Rio students commencing an undergraduate or postgraduate coursework program at Macquarie University.

To be eligible for the scholarship, students must meet the following requirements:

  • Students must be enrolled or have completed their studies at PUC Rio.
  • Have met the University's academic requirements for the course to be considered for a scholarship, and hold an offer of admission for study at the North Ryde campus by the application deadline.
  • Have a minimum GPA of 3.0 out of 4.0.
  • Have applied for a program that is longer than one session in duration.
  • Have applied for a course that has a full-time study load.
  • Commence study in the session and year indicated in your scholarship letter of offer. Commencement may not be deferred.

How to Apply

Chile Scholarships

BECAS Chile

In July 2008, Universities Australia and the Government of the Republic of Chile established the 'Chile-Australia Agreement on Human Capital Development'. The agreement supports up to 500 fully funded Chilean PhD and Masters students each year to study in Australian universities over the next five to ten years.

This program is aimed to improve Chile's global competitiveness by strengthening its human capital development and improving the scope and quality of education, scientific and technological research and innovation.

Eligibility:

  • The Chile Bicentennial Research Scholarships is available to Chilean students only.
  • For information on eligibility and the application process, refer to the following Chilean websites (in Spanish only):

More information:

Under the Bicentennial Fund, the Government of Chile will:

  • meet the cost of living expenses for scholarship holders, while they're enrolled in Australia
  • fund university tuition and fees for scholarship holders not granted funding from Australian universities
  • provide a round trip air ticket (economy class) from Chile to Australia for each scholarship holder
  • fund English language training courses in Chile for scholarship holders who do not meet the language entrance requirements
  • provide up to six months allowance for living expenses for scholarship holders who require full-time English language study
  • cover additional expenses of the scholarship holders and/or their dependents that the Chilean government might deem necessary.

Additional information about Chilean scholarships to Australia is also available from Universities Australia.

In addition to applying for the BECAS Scholarship, applicants interested in applying to a higher degree research program at Macquarie University need to complete a candidature/scholarship application form and arrange for two academic referee reports to be submitted to the Higher Degree Research Office. Refer to: hdr.mq.edu.au/information_about/applications for further application instructions.

Universidad del Desarrollo

The VCIS offers partial scholarships of up to AU$5000 for postgraduate students enrolled in a coursework program at Macquarie upon completion of a degree from Universidad del Desarrollo.

The partial scholarship is valid for the first year of the student's course.

If applying for the Master of Commerce or Master of International Business, relevant units in business must be completed at the undergraduate level for eligibility. Students who do not meet this requirement will need to complete an additional semester of gateway units.

To be eligible for the scholarship, students must meet the following requirements:

  • Have commenced in and completed a program from your home institution.
  • Have met the University's academic and English requirements for the course to be considered for a scholarship, and hold a full offer of admission for study at the North Ryde campus by the application deadline.
  • Have completed eight semesters of study at your previous institution.
  • Have achieved a GPA of 2.7 out of 4.0.
  • Have applied for a program that is longer than one session in duration.
  • Have applied for a course that has a full-time study load.
  • Commence study in the session and year indicated in your scholarship letter of offer. Commencement may not be deferred.

How to Apply

Once applicants have received their full course offer, they must then complete an online scholarship application form and type “UDD” in the Scholarship Name field.

Important note:

  • You will need your Macquarie University Student Number to complete the online scholarship application form.
  • You must submit a scholarship application to be considered for the scholarship.
  • Incomplete applications will not be considered.

China Scholarships

Beijing Language and Culture University (BLCU)

The VCIS - Beijing Language and Culture University Scholarship offer students a direct entry into second year Bachelor of Arts (Chinese-English Translation and Interpreting) offered by Macquarie University.

Macquarie University will provide partial scholarships of up to 20 per cent of the total tuition fees for students commencing the undergraduate program at Macquarie.

To be eligible for the scholarship, students must meet the following requirements:

  • Have met the University's academic and English requirements for the course to be considered for a scholarship, and hold a full offer of admission for study at the North Ryde campus by the application deadline.
  • Have applied for a program that is longer than one session in duration.
  • Have applied or be enrolled in the Bachelor of Arts - Chinese Translation and Interpreting at Macquarie University
  • Have applied for a course that has a full-time study load.
  • Commence study in the session and year indicated in your scholarship letter of offer. Commencement may not be deferred.

How to Apply

Central University of Finance and Economics (CUFE)

The Central University of Finance and Economics (CUFE) and Macquarie University offer Chinese students a direct entry into the second year of programs offered by the Faculty of Business and Economics at Macquarie University.

The VCIS will provide six students with a one-off, partial scholarship of AU$7000 which will be applied to the student's tuition fee at the commencement of their studies at our North Ryde campus.

Application Process

  • Candidates must apply to their program of interest at Macquarie University: study.mq.edu.au/Study/International
  • Candidates interested in obtaining a CUFE Scholarship must hold a full offer for the course they've applied at Macquarie University.
  • Candidates must have at least GPA of 3.0 or ATAR of 90 and above in order to be eligible for this scholarship.
  • Please note that this scholarship excludes courses which aren't under the Faculty of Business and Economics.

For more information, please visit Central University of Finance and Economics at en.cufe.edu.cn/.

Macquarie University will be provided a list of successful applicants for this scholarship from CUFE. The successful applicants will then receive their full course offer from Macquarie University. In order for them to accept their successful partial scholarship of AU7,000, they'll have to accept their course offer letter within the given timeline.

JJL Overseas Education Consulting 

The VCIS - JJL Overseas Education Consulting & Service Co Ltd provide partial scholarships of up to AU$10,000. Eligible students are nominated by JJL Overseas Education Consulting & Service and assessed by Macquarie before being awarded this prestigious scholarship.

To be eligible for the scholarship, students must meet the following requirements:

  • Be a citizen of the People's Republic of China.
  • Have met the University's academic and English requirements for the course to be considered for a scholarship, and hold a full offer of admission for study at the North Ryde campus by the application deadline.
  • Have a minimum GPA of 3.0 out of 4.0 for postgraduate coursework programs or meet the previous year's provincial first tier cut-off Gaokao score for undergraduate programs.
  • Have applied for a program that is longer than one session in duration.
  • Have applied for a course that has a full-time study load.
  • Commence study in the session and year indicated in your scholarship letter of offer. Commencement may not be deferred.

How to Apply

Hunan Normal University (HNNU)

Macquarie University offers Hunan Normal University (HNNU) students who have completed 1.5 or 2 years of a bachelor degree a direct entry into the Bachelor of Arts - Chinese Translation and Interpreting offered by the Faculty of Arts.

The VCIS will provide three students with a partial scholarship of AU$10,000 each and six students with a partial scholarship of AU$4000 each which will be applied to the student's tuition fee at the commencement of their studies at our North Ryde campus.

To be eligible for the scholarship, students must meet the following requirements:

  • Have citizenship of a country other than Australia or New Zealand.
  • Have met the University's academic and English requirements for the course to be considered for a scholarship (must hold a full offer or an offer with English packaged with ELC of admission for North Ryde by the application deadline).
  • Have achieved a minimum requirement of 78 out of 100 for their course at HNNU.
  • Have applied for a course that has a full-time study load.
  • Commence study in the session and year indicated in your scholarship letter of offer. Commencement may not be deferred.
  • Have applied, or is enrolled in the Bachelor of Arts - Chinese Translation and Interpreting Bachelor of Arts - Chinese Translation and Interpreting course.

How to Apply

You don't need to apply directly for the scholarship. Applicants will be automatically assessed when they submit their course application. Payment for the 3 x AU$10,000 scholarship will be spread equally over two sessions ($5,000 each session) and payment for the 6 x AU$4,000 scholarship will be a one-off payment in their first session at the beginning of their Macquarie University course

Colombia Scholarships

COLFUTURO

The Fundación para el Futuro de Colombia (COLFUTURO) and Macquarie University offer joint scholarships to Colombian students to undertake postgraduate coursework programs offered by Macquarie University. Priority will be given to the following areas:

  • Engineering and Technology
  • Social Sciences
  • Humanities
  • Human Sciences
  • Natural Sciences

However students admitted to other graduate programs such as Business will also be considered.

The VCIS will provide two scholarships of 50 per cent of the tuition fees for master by coursework degrees. In addition, Macquarie will provide a scholarship of 10 per cent to all other eligible COLFUTURO recommended students.

Macquarie University will offer this financial support for the normal duration of the degree.

How to Apply

Colombian candidates must apply to the program of interest by the 30 April deadline.
It's highly recommended that candidates commence their application by the end of March at the latest to ensure they receive an offer letter from Macquarie for their program of study before 30 April. The application process can be found at study.mq.edu.au/study/postgraduate

Students admitted to graduate degree programs offered by Macquarie University will submit a Loan-Scholarship application to COLFUTURO, following the normal application procedures and meeting all the standard requirements established by COLFUTURO. Visit colfuturo.org for more information.

Applicants will be advised of the outcome of their application by the end of the second week of July.

The Columbus School

The VCIS contributes up to 15 per cent of total tuition fees to students commencing an undergraduate program who have completed study at The Columbus School.

To be eligible for the scholarship, students must meet the following requirements:

  • Have commenced in and completed a program from your home institution.
  • Have met the University's academic and English requirements for the course to be considered for a scholarship, and hold a full offer of admission for study at the North Ryde campus by the application deadline.
  • Have applied for a program that is longer than one session in duration.
  • Have applied for a course that has a full-time study load.
  • Commence study in the session and year indicated in your scholarship letter of offer. Commencement may not be deferred.

How to Apply

Once applicants have received their full course offer, they must then complete an online scholarship application form and type “TCS” in the Scholarship Name field.

Important note:

  • You will need your Macquarie University Student Number to complete the online scholarship application form.
  • You must submit a scholarship application to be considered for the scholarship.
  • Incomplete applications will not be considered.

Pontificia Universidad Javeriana

The VCIS contributes up to 15 per cent of total tuition fees to students commencing a Macquarie program who are members of Direccion de Relaciones con Egresados, Pontificia Universidad Javeriana.

To be eligible for the scholarship, students must meet the following requirements:

  • Have commenced in and completed a program from your home institution.
  • Have met the University's academic and English requirements for the course to be considered for a scholarship, and hold a full offer of admission for study at the North Ryde campus by the application deadline.
  • Have applied for a program that is longer than one session in duration.
  • Have applied for a course that has a full-time study load.
  • Commence study in the session and year indicated in your scholarship letter of offer. Commencement may not be deferred.

How to Apply

Once applicants have received their full course offer, they must then complete an online scholarship application form and type “PUJ” in the Scholarship Name field.

Important note:

  • You will need your Macquarie University Student Number to complete the online scholarship application form.
  • You must submit a scholarship application to be considered for the scholarship.
  • Incomplete applications will not be considered.

Unidad de Conocimiento

The VCIS contributes up to 15 per cent of total tuition fees to students commencing a postgraduate coursework program who are members of Unidad de Conocimiento.

The scholarship is valid for the first year of the student's course with priority to Business and Environment courses. Courses in speech, chiropractic, audiology and psychology are not eligible for this scholarship.

To be eligible for the scholarship, students must meet the following requirements:

  • Be a member of Unidad de Conocimiento
  • Have met the University's academic and English requirements for the course to be considered for a scholarship, and hold a full offer of admission for study at the North Ryde campus by the application deadline.
  • Have applied for a program that is longer than one session in duration.
  • Have applied for a course that has a full-time study load.
  • Commence study in the session and year indicated in your scholarship letter of offer. Commencement may not be deferred.

How to Apply

Once you have received your FULL OFFER for the course they have applied at Macquarie University, you must then follow  Unidad de Conocimiento process, for more information please refer to the following website: unidaddeconocimiento.com/index.php/lineas-de-trabajo/centro-de-desarrollo/becas

Universidad de La Sabana

The VCIS contributes up to 15 per cent of total tuition fees to students commencing a postgraduate coursework program who was enrolled in a dual degree at Universidad de La Sabana..

If applying for the Master of Commerce or Master of International Business, relevant units in business must be completed at the undergraduate level for eligibility. Students who do not meet this requirement will need to complete an additional semester of gateway units.

To be eligible for the scholarship, students must meet the following requirements:

  • Have commenced in and completed a program from your home institution.
  • Have met the University's academic and English requirements for the course to be considered for a scholarship, and hold a full offer of admission for study at the North Ryde campus by the application deadline.
  • Have a minimum GPA of 2.7 out of 4.0.
  • Have applied for a program that is longer than one session in duration.
  • Have applied for a course that has a full-time study load.
  • Commence study in the session and year indicated in your scholarship letter of offer. Commencement may not be deferred.

How to Apply

Once applicants have received their full course offer, they must then complete an online scholarship application form and type “UDLS” in the Scholarship Name field.

Important note:

  • You will need your Macquarie University Student Number to complete the online scholarship application form.
  • You must submit a scholarship application to be considered for the scholarship.
  • Incomplete applications will not be considered.

Hong Kong Scholarship

HKU SPACE

Under this scholarship, Macquarie University will provide a partial scholarship of AU$5,000 annually to each successful articulating student from University of Hong Kong, School of Professional and Continuing College. This amount will be applied equally towards each session of your tuition fee over the duration of your studies (AU$2500 is credited against your tuition fees each semester).

To be eligible for the scholarship, students must meet the following requirements:

  • Citizenship of a country other than Australia or New Zealand.
  • Have met the University's academic and English requirements for the course to be considered for a scholarship, and hold a full offer of admission for study at the North Ryde campus by the application deadline.
  • Apply for study either in Session 1 (February) or Session 2 (July) in 2016 or 2017.
  • Have applied for a program that is longer than one session in duration.
  • Have applied for a course that has a full-time study load.
  • Commence study in the session and year indicated in your scholarship letter of offer. Commencement may not be deferred.

How to Apply

You don't need to apply directly to be considered for HKU SPACE scholarship. Applicants who meet the criteria will be automatically advised of their eligibility in their Macquarie University course offer letter.

  • Details on how to apply to Macquarie University for a coursework degree are available on the website. Visit goto.mq/howtoapply
  • Applicants who meet the criteria will be automatically advised of their eligibility in their Macquarie University course offer letter sent via email.

Indonesia Scholarship

Bina Nusantara University (BINUS)

The VCIS and the Bina Nusantara University are offering scholarships to students from BINUS. Partial scholarships of up to AU$6,000 are offered to dual degree students from BINUS who are articulating into a master program at Macquarie University.

To be eligible for the scholarship, students must meet the following requirements:

  • Have met the University's academic and English requirements for the course to be considered for a scholarship, and hold a full offer of admission for study at the North Ryde campus by the application deadline.
  • Have a minimum GPA of 3.0 out of 4.0.
  • Have applied for a course that has a full-time study load.
  • Have applied for the Master of Commerce or Master of International Business courses only.
  • Commence study in the session and year indicated in your scholarship letter of offer. Commencement may not be deferred.

How to Apply

Once applicants have received their full course offer, they must then complete an online scholarship application form and type “BINUS” in the Scholarship Name field.

Important note:

  • You will need your Macquarie University Student Number to complete the online scholarship application form.
  • You must submit a scholarship application to be considered for the scholarship.
  • Incomplete applications will not be considered.

Korea Scholarship

Korea University

Students studying a Graduate Diploma in Translating and Interpreting at Korea University can apply for this scholarship, which counts towards students completing their Translation and Interpreting master program at Macquarie University.

One AU$5,000 scholarship will be awarded to the highest academic performing student completing their Translation and Interpreting master program at Macquarie University (each intake).

To be eligible for the scholarship, students must meet the following requirements:

  • Completed their Graduate Diploma at Korea University and have received a full offer to be admitted into a Translation and Interpreting master program at Macquarie University.
  • Have met the University's academic and English requirements for the course to be considered for a scholarship, and hold a full offer of admission for study at the North Ryde campus by the application deadline.
  • Have applied for a course that has a full-time study load.
  • Commence study in the session and year indicated in your scholarship letter of offer. Commencement may not be deferred.

How to Apply

  • Students must firstly apply for a Translation and Interpreting master program at Macquarie University.
  • The top performing student applying for a Translation and Interpreting master program at Macquarie University will be assessed for this award by based on their academic performance.
  • Successful students will be nominated and informed by the International Scholarships Administrator.

Malaysia Scholarships

HELP University

The VCIS offers five partial scholarships up to the value of AU$10,000 to HELP University students commencing in Session 1, (February) or Session 2, (July) in an undergraduate course at Macquarie University.

The partial scholarship is valid for the first year of the student's course.

To be eligible for the scholarship, students must meet the following requirements:

  • Citizenship of a country other than Australia or New Zealand.
  • Have met the University's academic and English requirements for the course to be considered for a scholarship (must hold a full offer of admission for North Ryde by the application deadline).
  • Apply for study in Session 1, (February) or Session 2, (July).
  • Have a minimum ATAR equivalent of 85 out of 100 or GPA of 3.0 out of 4.0.
  • Have applied for a program that is longer than one session in duration.
  • Have applied for a course that has a full-time study load.
  • Commence study in the session and year indicated in your scholarship letter of offer. Commencement may not be deferred.

How to Apply

Once applicants have received their full course offer, they must then complete an online scholarship application form and type “HELP” in the Scholarship Name field.

Important note:

  • You will need your Macquarie University Student Number to complete the online scholarship application form.
  • You must submit a scholarship application to be considered for the scholarship.
  • Incomplete applications will not be considered.
  • Learn more about the HELP University Scholarship Scheme

Malaysia Australia Colombo Plan Commemoration (MACC)

The VCIS offers seven partial scholarships up to the value of AU$10,000 to Malaysian students commencing in Session 1, (February) or Session 2, (July) in an undergraduate course at Macquarie University.

The scholarship is valid for the first year of the student's course.

To be eligible for the scholarship, students must meet the following requirements:

  • Citizenship of a country other than Australia or New Zealand.
  • Have met the University's academic and English requirements for the course to be considered for a scholarship (must hold a full offer of admission for North Ryde by the application deadline).
  • Apply for study in Session 1, (February) or Session 2, (July).
  • Have a minimum GPA of 3.0 out of 4.0 for postgraduate programs or ATAR equivalent of 90 out of 100 for undergraduate programs.
  • Have applied for a program that is longer than one session in duration.
  • Have applied for a course that has a full-time study load.
  • Commence study in the session and year indicated in your scholarship letter of offer. Commencement may not be deferred.

How to Apply

Once applicants have received their full course offer, they must then complete an online scholarship application form and type “MACC” in the Scholarship Name field.

Important note:

  • You will need your Macquarie University Student Number to complete the online scholarship application form.
  • You must submit a scholarship application to be considered for the scholarship.
  • Incomplete applications will not be considered.

Mexico Scholarships

CONCITEY

This VCIS - CONCITEY scholarship offers up to 10 weeks of English Language Course (ELICOS) tuition fees to students commencing a postgraduate coursework program at Macquarie University, who have been awarded CONCITEY scholarship.

To be eligible for the scholarship, students must meet the following requirements:

  • Be a citizen of Mexico and live in the State of Yucatan.
  • Have met the University's academic requirements for the course to be considered for a scholarship, and hold an offer of admission for study at the North Ryde campus by the application deadline.
  • Have a minimum GPA of 3.0 out of 4.0.
  • Have applied for a program that is longer than one session in duration.
  • Have applied for a course that has a full-time study load.
  • Commence study in the session and year indicated in your scholarship letter of offer. Commencement may not be deferred.

How to Apply

CONACYT

This scholarship offers students who will be enrolling into a postgraduate Masters or PHD programs at Macquarie University with a 25 per cent award of total tuition fees. CONACYT will cover the remaining tuition fee according to its scholarship conditions, plus a monthly stipend of approximately US$1000 and Overseas Student Health Cover (OSHC). Priority will be given to students commencing a non-business postgraduate coursework program who have completed a degree at an institution in Mexico.

To be eligible for the scholarship, students must meet the following requirements:

  • Be a citizen of Mexico.
  • Have met the University's academic and English requirements for the course to be considered for a scholarship, and hold a full offer of admission for study at the North Ryde campus by the application deadline.
  • Have a minimum GPA of 3.0 out of 4.0.
  • Have applied for a program that is longer than one session in duration.
  • Have applied for a course that has a full-time study load.
  • Commence study in the session and year indicated in your scholarship letter of offer. Commencement may not be deferred.

How to apply

  • Candidates must apply to their program of interest at Macquarie University:
    www.international.mq.edu.au/study/postgraduate
  • Candidates interested in obtaining a CONACYT Scholarship must hold a FULL OFFER for the course they have applied at Macquarie University.
  • Candidates must apply with CONACYT at any of the two reception periods of the year (April, June).
    Click here http://www.conacyt.mx/ for more information.

Banco de Mexico FIDERH

This scholarship is open to Mexican students who are going to undertake postgraduate coursework studies at Macquarie University.

Students will be eligible to a 20 per cent award of total tuition fees for postgraduate coursework programs plus a FIDERH loan of MXN $200 000 per year of study.

Application Process

  • Candidates must apply to their program of interest at Macquarie University:
    www.international.mq.edu.au/study/postgraduate
  • Candidates interested in obtaining a FIDERH loan must hold a FULL OFFER for the course they have applied at Macquarie University.
  • Candidates must apply with FIDERH at any of the three reception periods of the year (February, May, August).
    Click here www.fiderh.org.mxfor more information.
  • Macquarie University will confirm with FIDERH the successful candidates within ten (10) working days of receiving the shortlisted candidates.

Fundacion Pablo Garcia

This VCIS - Fundacion Pablo Garcia scholarship offers up to 10 weeks of English Language Course (ELICOS) tuition fees to students commencing a postgraduate coursework program at Macquarie University, who have been awarded Fundacion Pablo Garcia scholarship.

To be eligible for the scholarship, students must meet the following requirements:

  • Be a citizen of Mexico and live in the State of Campeche.
  • Have met the University's academic requirements for the course to be considered for a scholarship, and hold an offer of admission for study at the North Ryde campus by the application deadline.
  • Have a minimum GPA of 3.0 out of 4.0.
  • Have applied for a program that is longer than one session in duration.
  • Have applied for a course that has a full-time study load.
  • Commence study in the session and year indicated in your scholarship letter of offer. Commencement may not be deferred.

How to Apply

FUNED

FUNED - Fundacion Mexicana para la Education, la Tecnologia y la Ciencia, AC. and Macquarie University offer joint scholarships for talented Mexican students to study a postgraduate coursework program at Macquarie University in the area of Business Administration and Management within the prestigious Macquarie Graduate School of Management, consistently ranked among the world's top graduate management schools.

This scholarship provides for a 25% per cent award of tuition fees per year to scholars who are selected under the VCIS - FUNED scholarship agreement to study an MBA or Master of Management.

FUNED provides a "credit-scholarship" of up to 40% of the total cost of the postgraduate coursework degree (university tuition fees and living expenses). For more information about FUNED visit: www.funedmx.org

Application Process

  • Mexican candidates must apply to their program of interest and obtain a FULL OFFER for the course they have applied at Macquarie University. The application process can be found at: www.international.mq.edu.au/study/postgraduate
  • Candidates that receive an unconditional full offer from Macquarie University as a result of the first step must then follow FUNED's approval process.
  • FUNED's requirements include undergraduate grade average of 8.0, at least one year work experience and English IELTS 6.5 or TOEFL 92. The application process includes having a guarantor, a financial needs assessment and an interview.
  • It is strongly recommended that candidates apply to FUNED as soon as they receive offer of admission of Macquarie and allow up to three months following their application to FUNED.

In addition, FUNED holds a joint agreement with CONACYT for students to receive an additional scholarship of monthly stipend of $1,000 USD; plus $5,000 USD tuition fee per each year of studies and medical insurance throughout their course. There are three openings each year, students must review each "convocatoria" to make sure to enter their documents in a timely manner. Please visit www.funedmx.org for more information.

ITESM (All Campuses) 

This VCIS - Tec de Monterrey scholarship offers up to 15% off the total tuition fees for students commencing a postgraduate course who were enrolled in a dual degree at any campus of Tec de Monterrey, Mexico.

To be eligible for the scholarship, students must meet the following requirements:

  • Have completed seven semesters of study at Tec de Monterrey.
  • Have met the University's academic and English requirements for the course to be considered for a scholarship, and hold a full offer of admission for study at the North Ryde campus by the application deadline.
  • Have a minimum GPA of 2.7 out of 4.0.
  • Have applied for a program that is longer than one session in duration.
  • Have applied for a course that has a full-time study load.
  • Commence study in the session and year indicated in your scholarship letter of offer. Commencement may not be deferred.

How to Apply

ITESO

This VCIS - ITESO (Universidad Jesuita de Guadalajara) scholarship offers up to AU$5,000 per year of the tuition fees for students commencing a postgraduate course who were enrolled in a dual degree at ITESO (Universidad Jesuita de Guadalajara).

To be eligible for the scholarship, students must meet the following requirements:

  • Students must be enrolled or have completed their studies at ITESO (Universidad Jesuita de Guadalajara).
  • Have met the University's academic and English requirements for the course to be considered for a scholarship, and hold a full offer of admission for study at the North Ryde campus by the application deadline.
  • Have a minimum GPA of 2.7 out of 4.0.
  • Have applied for a program that is longer than one session in duration.
  • Have applied for a course that has a full-time study load.
  • Commence study in the session and year indicated in your scholarship letter of offer. Commencement may not be deferred.

How to Apply

The Ministry of Public Education - Secretaria de Educacion Publica (SEP)

The Ministry of Public Education - Secretaria de Educacion Publica (SEP) and VCIS offer joint scholarships to Mexican students to undertake postgraduate coursework studies at Macquarie. 

For postgraduate coursework students, all two years length postgraduate degrees are available except double Master degrees and those in the Macquarie Graduate School of Management (MGSM) and the Applied Finance Centre (AFC). Priority will be given to the following areas:

  • Education
  • Psychology
  • Linguistics
  • International Relations
  • Biotechnology
  • Environmental Studies
  • Development Studies and Cultural Change

Macquarie University sponsors 50 per cent of the total tuition fees and the Ministry of Public Education supports students with an annual stipend of MXN$150,000 for the length of the degree.

To be eligible for the scholarship, students must meet the following requirements:

  • Be a citizen of Mexico.
  • Have met the University's academic and English requirements for the course to be considered for a scholarship, and hold a full offer of admission for study at the North Ryde campus by the application deadline.
  • Have a minimum GPA (Mexican) of 8.8 out of 10
  • Have applied for a program that is longer than one session in duration.
  • Have applied for a course that has a full-time study load.
  • Commence study in the Session 2 only. Commencement may not be deferred.
  • Meet other SEP requirements

How to Apply

Students must follow SEP application process available at: www.dgri.sep.gob.mx/formatos/conmaq.pdf

For more information, email javazquez@nube.sep.gob.mx with the subject: Beca UM

General Consulate Of Oman

This scholarship offers one full tuition scholarship to Omani students commencing a postgraduate course at Macquarie University. All 2 years length postgraduate programs are approved for this scholarship except Medicine, Health Sciences, Audiology and Hearing Sciences.

To be eligible for the scholarship, students must meet the following requirements:

  • Be a citizen of Oman
  • Have met the University's academic and English requirements for the course to be considered for a scholarship (must hold a full offer of admission for North Ryde by the application deadline).
  • Apply for study in Session 1, (February) or Session 2, (July).
  • Have a minimum GPA of 3.0 out of 4.0 for postgraduate programs
  • Have applied for a program that is longer than one session in duration.
  • Have applied for a course that has a full-time study load.
  • Commence study in the session and year indicated in your scholarship letter of offer. Commencement may not be deferred.

How to Apply

Once applicants have received their full course offer, they must then complete an online scholarship application form and type “Oman” in the Scholarship Name field.

Important note:

  • You will need your Macquarie University Student Number to complete the online scholarship application form.
  • You must submit a scholarship application to be considered for the scholarship.
  • Incomplete applications will not be considered.

Peru Scholarship

Pronabec

The Ministry of Public Education in Peru through Programa Nacional de Becas y Crédito Educativo (PRONABEC) encourage to Peruvian students with excellent academic performance to apply for fully funded PhD and Masters related to Science and Technology to study in Australian universities.

This program is aimed to improve Peru's human capital through the awarding of scholarships for graduate studies programs in order to promote the scientific, academic, social and cultural development of the country.

PRONABEC will contribute with full tuition fee scholarship plus monthly stipend for living expenses, annual stipend for academic materials, roundtrip tickets to each scholarship holder from Peru to Australia and Overseas Student Health Cover (OSHC).

For more information to study at Macquarie through PRONABEC Scholarships please refer to the following PRONABEC website (in Spanish only): http://www.pronabec.gob.pe/ to check your eligibility and the application process, you must be a citizen of Peru.

Singapore Scholarships

Nanyang Polytechnic

The VCIS offers one full scholarship and three partial scholarships of up to AU$10,000 to students commencing in Session 1, (February) or Session 2, (July) in an undergraduate course who have completed a diploma at Nanyang Polytechnic.

The partial scholarship is valid for the first year of the student's course.

To be eligible for the scholarship, students must meet the following requirements:

  • Citizenship of a country other than Australia or New Zealand.
  • Have met the University's academic and English requirements for the course to be considered for a scholarship, and hold a full offer of admission for study at the North Ryde campus by the application deadline.
  • Apply for study in Session 1, (February) or Session 2, (July).
  • Have a minimum GPA of 3.0 out of 4.0.
  • Have applied for a program that is longer than one session in duration.
  • Have applied for a course that has a full-time study load.
  • Commence study in the session and year indicated in your scholarship letter of offer. Commencement may not be deferred.

How to Apply

Once applicants have received their full course offer, they must then complete an online scholarship application form and type “Nanyang” in the Scholarship Name field.

Important note:

  • You will need your Macquarie University Student Number to complete the online scholarship application form.
  • You must submit a scholarship application to be considered for the scholarship.
  • Incomplete applications will not be considered.
  • Learn more about the Nanyang Polytechnic Scholarship Scheme.

Ngee Ann Polytechnic

The VCIS offers one full scholarship and three partial scholarships of up to AU$10,000 to students commencing in Session 1, (February) or Session 2, (July) in an undergraduate course who have completed a diploma at Ngee Ann Polytechnic.

The partial scholarship is valid for the first year of the student's course.

To be eligible for the scholarship, students must meet the following requirements:

  • Citizenship of a country other than Australia or New Zealand.
  • Have met the University's academic and English requirements for the course to be considered for a scholarship, and hold a full offer of admission for study at the North Ryde campus by the application deadline.
  • Apply for study in Session 1, (February) or Session 2, (July).
  • Have a minimum GPA of 3.0 out of 4.0.
  • Have applied for a program that is longer than one session in duration.
  • Have applied for a course that has a full-time study load.
  • Commence study in the session and year indicated in your scholarship letter of offer. Commencement may not be deferred.

How to Apply

Once applicants have received their full course offer, they must then complete an online scholarship application form and type “Ngee Ann” in the Scholarship Name field.

Important note:

  • You will need your Macquarie University Student Number to complete the online scholarship application form.
  • You must submit a scholarship application to be considered for the scholarship.
  • Incomplete applications will not be considered.
  • Learn more about the Ngee Ann Polytechnic Scholarship Scheme.

Republic Polytechnic

The VCIS offers one full scholarship and two partial scholarships of up to AU$10,000 to engineering students commencing in Session 1, (February) or Session 2, (July) in an undergraduate course who have completed a diploma at Republic Polytechnic.

The partial scholarship is valid for the first year of the student's course.

To be eligible for the scholarship, students must meet the following requirements:

  • Citizenship of a country other than Australia or New Zealand.
  • Have met the University's academic and English requirements for the course to be considered for a scholarship, and hold a full offer of admission for study at the North Ryde campus by the application deadline.
  • Apply for study in Session 1, (February) or Session 2, (July).
  • Have a minimum GPA of 3.0 out of 4.0.
  • Have applied for a program that is longer than one session in duration.
  • Have applied for a course that has a full-time study load.
  • Commence study in the session and year indicated in your scholarship letter of offer. Commencement may not be deferred.

How to Apply

Once applicants have received their full course offer, they must then complete an online scholarship application form and type “Republic” in the Scholarship Name field.

Important note:

  • You will need your Macquarie University Student Number to complete the online scholarship application form.
  • You must submit a scholarship application to be considered for the scholarship.
  • Incomplete applications will not be considered.
  • Learn more about the Republic Polytechnic Scholarship Scheme.

Singapore Polytechnic

The VCIS offers one full scholarship and three partial scholarships of up to AU$10,000 to students commencing in Session 1, (February) or Session 2, (July) in an undergraduate course who have completed a diploma at Singapore Polytechnic.

The partial scholarship is valid for the first year of the student's course.

To be eligible for the scholarship, students must meet the following requirements:

  • Citizenship of a country other than Australia or New Zealand.
  • Have met the University's academic and English requirements for the course to be considered for a scholarship, and hold a full offer of admission for study at the North Ryde campus by the application deadline.
  • Apply for study in Session 1, (February) or Session 2, (July).
  • Have a minimum GPA of 3.0 out of 4.0.
  • Have applied for a program that is longer than one session in duration.
  • Have applied for a course that has a full-time study load.
  • Commence study in the session and year indicated in your scholarship letter of offer. Commencement may not be deferred.

How to Apply

Once applicants have received their full course offer, they must then complete an online scholarship application form and type “Singapore” in the Scholarship Name field.

Important note:

  • You will need your Macquarie University Student Number to complete the online scholarship application form.
  • You must submit a scholarship application to be considered for the scholarship.
  • Incomplete applications will not be considered.
  • Learn more about the Singapore Polytechnic Scholarship Scheme.

Temasek Polytechnic

The VCIS offers one full scholarship and three partial scholarships of up to AU$10,000 to students commencing in Session 1, (February) or Session 2, (July) in an undergraduate course who have completed a diploma at Temasek Polytechnic.

The partial scholarship is valid for the first year of the student's course.

To be eligible for the scholarship, students must meet the following requirements:

  • Citizenship of a country other than Australia or New Zealand.
  • Have met the University's academic and English requirements for the course to be considered for a scholarship, and hold a full offer of admission for study at the North Ryde campus by the application deadline.
  • Apply for study in Session 1, (February) or Session 2, (July).
  • Have a minimum GPA of 3.0 out of 4.0.
  • Have applied for a program that is longer than one session in duration.
  • Have applied for a course that has a full-time study load.
  • Commence study in the session and year indicated in your scholarship letter of offer. Commencement may not be deferred.

How to Apply

Once applicants have received their full course offer, they must then complete an online scholarship application form and type “Temasek” in the Scholarship Name field.

Important note:

  • You will need your Macquarie University Student Number to complete the online scholarship application form.
  • You must submit a scholarship application to be considered for the scholarship.
  • Incomplete applications will not be considered.
  • Learn more about the Temasek Polytechnic Scholarship Scheme.

Thailand Scholarship

Assumption University

The VCIS offers two partial scholarships of AU$10,000 to Assumption University transfer students commencing our Bachelor of Commerce in Session 1, (February) or Session 2, (July).

The partial scholarship is valid for the first year of the student's course.

To be eligible for the scholarship, students must meet the following requirements:

  • Citizenship of a country other than Australia or New Zealand.
  • Have met the University's academic and English requirements for the course to be considered for a scholarship, and hold a full offer of admission for study at the North Ryde campus by the application deadline.
  • Apply for study in Session 1, (February) or Session 2, (July) for scholarship award value of AU$10,000 with Bachelor of Commerce course.
  • Have a minimum GPA of 3.0 out of 4.0 for postgraduate applications and a minimum ATAR equivalent of 90 out of 100 for undergraduate applications.
  • Have applied for a program that is longer than one session in duration.
  • Have applied for a course that has a full-time study load.
  • Commence study in the session and year indicated in your scholarship letter of offer. Commencement may not be deferred.

How to Apply

Once applicants have received their full course offer, they must then complete an online scholarship application form and type “Assumption” in the Scholarship Name field.

Important note:

  • You will need your Macquarie University Student Number to complete the online scholarship application form.
  • You must submit a scholarship application to be considered for the scholarship.
  • Incomplete applications will not be considered.
  • All scholarship recipients must actively participate in marketing and promotional activities for Macquarie University.
  • Learn more about the Assumption University Scholarship Scheme.

USA Scholarship

National Society of High School Scholars (NSHSS)

This VCIS - National Society of High School Scholars (NSHSS) scholarship is for US citizens with membership to the NSHSS society in recognition of high academic achievement.

Macquarie University will provide one scholarship valued at AU$20,000 which will be a one off-payment deducted from the student's first year.

In accordance with the NSHSS founding values and Macquarie University's programs, the following areas have been identified as priority areas for the scholarship:

Students who receive a full or unconditional offer to one of the above programs will be given priority, however other areas will also be considered.

To be eligible for the scholarship, students must meet the following requirements:

  • Be a member of NSHSS
  • Have met the University's academic and English requirements for the course to be considered for a scholarship, and hold a full offer of admission for study at the North Ryde campus by the application deadline.
  • Have a minimum GPA of 3.0 or ATAR score of 90.
  • Have applied for a program that is longer than one session in duration.
  • Have applied for a course that has a full-time study load.
  • Commence study in the session and year indicated in your scholarship letter of offer. Commencement may not be deferred.

How to Apply

  • Once applicants have received their full course offer, they must then complete an online scholarship application form and type “NSHSS” in the Scholarship Name field.
  • Students must contact Lea-Anne Allen (+61 409 876 864) with their NSHSS Membership number to be considered for the scholarship.

Important note:

  • You will need your Macquarie University Student Number to complete the online scholarship application form.
  • You must submit a scholarship application to be considered for the scholarship.

Incomplete applications will not be considered.

Gina Rosko Memorial

In the memory of Gina Rosko, International Studies Abroad and VCIS offer a full scholarship to a study abroad student for one session.

To be eligible for the scholarship, students must meet the following requirements:

  • Have met the University's academic and English requirements for the course to be considered for a scholarship, and hold a full offer of admission for study at the North Ryde campus by the application deadline.
  • Apply for study in Session 2, 2016.
  • Have a minimum GPA of 3.5 out of 4.0.
  • Demonstrate substantial financial need.
  • Demonstrate involvement in your university and community.

How to Apply

Visit International Studies Abroad for more information on the application process.

Vietnam Scholarships

ECV 1000 Scholarship

Under this scholarship, VCIS will provide a partial scholarship up to 15 per cent of the full tuition fees and up to 10 weeks of the English language program tuition fees to each successful Masters ECV1000 scholarship student. This amount will be applied equally towards each session of your tuition fee over the duration of your studies.

To be eligible for the scholarship, students must meet the following requirements:

  • Citizenship of a country other than Australia or New Zealand.
  • Be part of the ECV1000 program.
  • Have met the University's academic and English requirements for the course to be considered for a scholarship (must hold a full offer of admission for North Ryde by the application deadline).
  • Have achieved a minimum GPA of 2.7 out of 4.0.
  • Have applied for a program that is longer than one session in duration.
  • Have applied for a course that has a full-time study load.
  • Commence study in the session and year indicated in your scholarship letter of offer. Commencement may not be deferred.

Note:

Generous scholarships are available for students with higher academic achievement who are successful in gaining a full offer for PhD study. These scholarships are assessed on a case by case basis.How to Apply

Please contact Ms Jane Tran (E:janetran.edu@gmail.com) and Yoko Kaitani (E:yoko.kaitani@mq.edu.au) for more information about the scholarship and application procedure

HCMC University of Technology (HCMUT)

Under this scholarship, VCIS will provide a partial scholarship of AU$5000 annually to each successful articulating student from HCMC University of Technology (HCMUT). This amount will be applied equally towards each session of your tuition fee over the duration of your studies

To be eligible for the scholarship, students must meet the following requirements:

  • Citizenship of a country other than Australia or New Zealand.
  • Have met the University's academic and English requirements for the course to be considered for a scholarship (must hold a full offer of admission for North Ryde by the application deadline).
  • Have achieved a minimum GPA of 2.7 out of 4.0.
  • Have applied for a program that is longer than one session in duration.
  • Have applied for a course that has a full-time study load.
  • Commence study in the session and year indicated in your scholarship letter of offer. Commencement may not be deferred.
  • Have completed 2 years of study in either Bachelor of Electrical/Electronics Engineering or Bachelor of Business Administration at HCMUT.

How to Apply

Once applicants have received their full course offer, they must then complete an online scholarship application form and type “HCMUT” in the Scholarship Name field.

Important note:

  • You will need your Macquarie University Student Number to complete the online scholarship application form.
  • You must submit a scholarship application to be considered for the scholarship.
  • Incomplete applications will not be considered.
  • Learn more about the Macquarie University - HCMUT Articulation and Scholarship.

University of Economics HCMC (UEH)

Under this scholarship, the VCIS will provide a partial scholarship of AU$5,000 annually to each successful articulating student from University of Economics Ho Chi Minh City (HCMC). This amount will be applied equally towards each session of your tuition fee over the duration of your studies.

To be eligible for the scholarship, students must meet the following requirements:

  • Citizenship of a country other than Australia or New Zealand.
  • Have met the University's academic and English requirements for the course to be considered for a scholarship (must hold a full offer of admission for North Ryde by the application deadline).
  • Have achieved a minimum GPA of 2.7 out of 4.0.
  • Have applied for a program that is longer than one session in duration.
  • Have applied for a course that has a full-time study load.
  • Commence study in the session and year indicated in your scholarship letter of offer. Commencement may not be deferred.
  • Have completed 2 years of the Bachelor of Business at UEH-ISB.

How to Apply

Once applicants have received their full course offer, they must then complete an online scholarship application form and type “UEH” in the Scholarship Name field.

Important note:

  • You will need your Macquarie University Student Number to complete the online scholarship application form.
  • You must submit a scholarship application to be considered for the scholarship.
  • Incomplete applications will not be considered.
  • Learn more about the Macquarie University - UEH Articulation and Scholarship.

Vietnam International Education Development (VIED)

The Ministry of Education and Training, Vietnam (MOET) through its Vietnam International Education Development (VIED) office and Macquarie University offer a joint scholarship program for Vietnamese students to study an undergraduate or postgraduate degree by coursework at Macquarie University in any area of study (excluding Applied Finance and Business Administration master degree programs).

Macquarie will provide 50 per cent tuition fee scholarships for up to two undergraduate students and up to seven master degree by coursework students while VIED will provide the remainder of the tuition fee. Living allowance is only avaliable to postgraduate students.

To be eligible for the scholarship, students must meet the following requirements:

  • Be a citizen of Vietnam.
  • Have met the University's academic and English requirements for the course to be considered for a scholarship (must hold a full offer of admission for North Ryde by the application deadline).
  • Have achieved a minimum GPA (Vietnamese) of 8.8 out of 10 for undergraduate students and 7.5 out of 10 for postgraduate students.
  • Have applied for a program that is longer than one session in duration.
  • Have applied for a course that has a full-time study load.
  • Commence study in the session and year indicated in your scholarship letter of offer. Commencement may not be deferred.

Important Note for Undergraduate students:

They must be graduated from one of the following high schools in Vietnam:

  • Hanoi Amsterdam High school (Hanoi),
  • Chu Van An High school (Hanoi),
  • Le Hong Phong High school (HCMC),
  • Tran Dai Nghia High school (HCMC) and
  • Pho Thong Nang Khieu/PTNK High school (Hanoi and HCMC)

In addition, they need to submit 1,000 words Personal Statement.

How to Apply

  1. Students must apply for admission to their program of interest at Macquarie University. The application process can be found at mq.edu.au/study/international-students/how-to-apply
  2. Once applicants have received their full course offer, they must then complete an online scholarship application form and type “VIED” in the Scholarship Name field.
  3. Candidates must also meet VIED academic requirements and complete the VIED scholarship application requirements which can be found here.

Please note: The Macquarie University Partner Scholarship doesn't provide financial support in the form of a living allowance, the cost of visa application, Overseas Student Health Cover (OSHC), airfares, accommodation, conferences or other costs associated with study. These arrangements may not be applicable to all agreements. This scholarship is not available to students studying at Macquarie City Campus or the Sydney Institute of Business and Technology (SIBT).Students awarded one of the Macquarie University Partner Scholarships may be required to adhere to the minimum GPA requirement in-line with standard expected of all international scholarship recipients studying at Macquarie. 

Questions and more information

Scholarships Team
Macquarie International
E: scholarships@mq.edu.au

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