Education Graduate Scholarship

This scholarship is available to high achieving international students undertaking the Master of Teaching (Early Childhood), (Primary), (Early Childhood and Primary) or (Secondary) who are citizens of India, Indonesia, Vietnam, Malaysia, Singapore, Thailand, Hong Kong, South Korea or Taiwan. The scholarship provides a 25% fee remission for up to 2 years. NOTE: this scholarship was previously called the Melbourne Graduate Scholarship (Education).

Application type

No application is required. You will be automatically considered for this award.

Benefit type

General allowance
Full benefit details

Citizenship requirements

International student

Total value

25% fee remission

Applicable study areas

Education, teaching and training

Number of scholarships awarded

Approximately 8

  • Sin Sin Ooi, Student, Master of Teaching
    "I hope that I can go back to my home country, Malaysia, to teach after I graduate, and hopefully I will contribute useful ideas to Malaysian schools (especially government schools) with the knowledge and experiences I have gained from this program."
    Read Sin Sin's story
  • Eligibility & selection criteria


    To be eligible for this scholarship, you must:

    • be a citizen of India, Indonesia, Vietnam, Malaysia, Singapore, Thailand, Hong Kong, South Korea or Taiwan; and not an Australia or New Zealand citizen, or a permanent resident of Australia
    • be commencing postgraduate study as an international student at the University of Melbourne for the first time in 2023
    • not be in receipt of any other tuition fee remission scholarship or sponsorship which, in combination with the Melbourne Graduate Scholarship, exceeds 100% of tuition fees
    • not have received any other scholarship provided by the Australian Government in the last 2 years
    • have received an offer to study at the Melbourne Graduate School of Education and go on to enrol as a full-time student in the Master of Teaching (Early Childhood), (Primary), (Early Childhood and Primary) or (Secondary)

    Selection criteria

    Eligible students are selected on the basis of academic merit.

  • Application process

    Eligible applicants who have submitted a course application by 30 November will be automatically considered for this scholarship.

    For queries regarding this scholarship please email:

  • When will I know the outcome?

    Successful applicants will be notified by January 2023 at the latest.

What are the benefits?

25% fee remission.

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