Melbourne International Undergraduate Scholarship

The International Undergraduate Scholarship is awarded to high achieving international students in recognition of their excellent academic results.

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

up to $56,000

Applicable study areas

All study areas

Number of scholarships awarded

Approximately 50

  • "I am very grateful for having had the opportunities and scholarships to do research during my time at university. This has provided me with the opportunity to work with the many talented and inspiring researchers at Peter MacCallum Cancer Centre, the Royal Melbourne Hospital, Vanderbilt University in the United States and the Centre for Eye Research Australia."
    - Emma Chen
  • Eligibility & selection criteria

    Eligibility

    To be eligible for this scholarship, you need to:

    • be a citizen of a country other than Australia and New Zealand and not a permanent resident of Australia;
    • have received an offer for an undergraduate course at the University of Melbourne;
    • have achieved excellent final year school results, such as:
      • at least four A* grades in the GCE A Levels
      • at least 97% in an approved foundation program
      • at least a score of 43 in the International Baccalaureate (IB)
    • not have previously undertaken any tertiary studies (excluding extension studies completed as part of a year 12 program)

    Selection criteria

    Eligible candidates are selected based on academic merit and ranked according to their results achieved in the final year of high school to determine the value of the scholarship.

    Conditions

    This scholarship is subject to the Coursework Scholarship Terms & Conditions

  • Application process

    Students who have received a course offer will be automatically considered for this scholarship.

  • When will I know the outcome?

    Successful candidates will be notified with 4 to 5 weeks after they have received a course offer.

What are the benefits?

This scholarship provides either a:

  • $10,000 tuition fee remission in the first year of an undergraduate degree,
  • 50 per cent fee remission for the three year duration of an undergraduate degree, or
  • 100 per cent fee remission for the three year duration of an undergraduate degree
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