Melbourne Graduate Scholarship

This scholarship is available to high achieving students undertaking graduate study at the University of Melbourne.

Application type

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

Benefit type

Fee remission
Full benefit details

Citizenship requirements

International student

Total value

25 - 100% fee remission

Applicable study areas

All study areas

Number of scholarships awarded

Approximately 50

  • Eligibility & selection criteria


    To be eligible for this scholarship, you need to:

    • be a citizen of a country other than Australia or New Zealand and not a permanent resident of Australia
    • have applied for an eligible graduate coursework degree
    • be commencing study at the University of Melbourne for the first time
    • 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

    Eligible graduate coursework degrees include:

    • Any Master degree by coursework offered by the Melbourne Business School, Melbourne School of Design and Melbourne School of Engineering
    • Master of Teaching offered by the Melbourne Graduate School of Education
    • Executive Master of Arts, Master of Translation and Master of International Journalism offered by the Graduate School of Humanities and Social Sciences
    • Graduate Certificate of Public Administration offered by the Melbourne School of Government
    • Melbourne Law Masters offered by the Melbourne Law School

    Selection criteria

    Eligible candidates are selected on the basis of academic merit.

  • When will I know the outcome?

    Successful candidates are advised of the outcome by email.

  • Variations of this scholarship

    Science Graduate Scholarship - Offered to international students enrolled with the Faculty of Science

What are the benefits?

The scholarship provides fee remissions of between 25% and 100% of tuition fees for the duration of your course.

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