Global Excellence Scholarship at University of Western Australia

The University of Western Australia is giving the Global Excellence Scholarships to top international students from all over the world who want to study with them.

If you’re an international student applying for certain courses, you could get this amazing scholarship.

UWA is by the Swan River and only a short distance from Perth’s city center. People say it’s one of the prettiest campuses in Australia. The city is a great place to study, with sunny weather, an easygoing outdoor lifestyle, and beautiful scenery.

The Global Excellence Scholarship remains one of the best programs for international students in Australia.

If you want to study in Australia in 2024, undergrads can get scholarships up to AUD$48,000 for 4 years on certain courses or AUD$36,000 for 3 years.

If you are a postgrad student, you could get AUD$24,000 for eligible courses over two years.

Global Excellence Scholarship Award Details

The Global Excellence Scholarship gives discount on your tuition fees for the duration of your course. The Australian Tertiary Admission Rank (ATAR) or UWA weighted average mark (WAM) decides the amount you receive in this scholarship.

Global Excellence Scholarship at University of Western Australia

General Eligibility

Students from all countries are eligible. You will need to:

  • have received an offer for an undergraduate or postgraduate course at The University of Western Australia
  • have achieved an equivalent:
    • minimum ATAR 85.00; or
    • minimum WAM 65.00
    • If studying an approved International Academic Pathway (Articulation Program), students must have achieved a WAM equivalent of more than 75.00

Undergraduate Eligibility

To be eligible to be considered for the scholarship, a candidate must be applying for an eligible undergraduate bachelor degree or Assured Pathway course. The following exclusions apply:

  • Assured Pathway to Medicine
  • Assured Pathway to Dental Medicine

Postgraduate eligibility

To be eligible to be considered for the scholarship, a candidate must be applying for an eligible postgraduate degree (by coursework). The following exclusions apply:

  • Juris Doctor (20820)
  • Doctor of Medicine (91850)
  • Doctor of Dental Medicine (91860)
  • Doctor of Optometry (91590)
  • UWA Micro-credentials

Combined Bachelor’s & Master’s (CBM) Eligibility

All Combined Bachelor’s and Combined Bachelor’s and Master’s degrees are eligible.

Most of these degrees take 4 years (8 semesters of full-time study), except for the Bachelor of Engineering (Honours), Bachelor of Science, and Bachelor of Commerce.

Eligible students will receive up to $60,000 over 5 years (yearly eligible amounts based on WAM).

How to Apply at the University of Western Australia

Those who meet the eligibility requirements based on their ATAR/WAM automatically receive the scholarship. You can apply here.

Perth is one of the cheapest cities in Australia. Don’t worry, as an international student at UWA, their Student Services team is there for you. They will make sure you feel at home.

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