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Top Scholarships To Study In Australia

by Natasha Manual Digital Marketing Specialist

It is the dream of many international students to bag a scholarship to fund their education in Australia. The Australian government, colleges and universities, and public and private sector establishments offer several scholarships to eligible and meritorious students. The most important criterion for awarding scholarships is a good score in academics. However, certain other factors are also taken into consideration. In certain cases, factors such as extracurricular activities and volunteering might work to your advantage.

Government Scholarships to Study in Australia

Australia Awards Scholarships

Earlier on, this scholarship was known by the name of Australian Development Scholarships. Administered by the Foreign Affairs and Trade Department, the long-term development awards provide students from developing countries such as India an opportunity to undertake full-time undergraduate/postgraduate studies at participating institutions and universities. The benefits offered by this scholarship include full tuition fees, establishment allowance, return air travel, living expenses contribution, and health cover for foreign students, among others.

Endeavour Postgraduate Scholarships

The Endeavour Postgraduate Scholarship provides international students with full financial support for undertaking postgraduate studies at the Masters/Ph.D. level.  The scholarship covers tuition fees, establishment allowance, travel allowance, monthly stipend, and health as well as travel insurance. Eligible students considering immigration to Australia from India for higher studies might find this scholarship to be extremely helpful.

Research Training Program

The Research Training Program replaced the International Postgraduate Research Scholarships from the 1st of January 2017. This is helpful to international students that want to undertake postgraduate research qualification and work with leading researchers.  Students pursuing a Masters’ degree in research are awarded the scholarship for two years and those undertaking a Doctorate degree in research are awarded the scholarship for three years. This scholarship covers tuition fees as well as health insurance costs. Experienced Australia immigration consultants will be able to provide more information in this regard.

Scholarships Offered by Australian Universities

Australian Catholic University provides scholarships to international students for undertaking undergraduate and postgraduate studies based on their academic merit.

Australian National University offers various scholarships to international students pursuing courses at all study levels.

Adelaide Scholarships International is made available by the University of Adelaide to students pursuing a Master’s or Ph.D. program at the university.

Curtin University offers International Research Scholarships for students undertaking Master’s/Ph.D. programs at the university in Perth.

Melbourne Research Scholarships are awarded to international students that undertake Master’s research programs at the University of Melbourne.

Other Australian scholarships

International Water Centre Scholarships are awarded to eligible students that undertake Master’s program in Integrated Water Management at the Queensland University in Brisbane.

The scholarships listed above are available to all international students. However, the eligibility conditions are set by the institutions, organizations, and government agencies offering the scholarships.



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