At UWA, we encourage students to pursue excellence in their studies and offer a range of scholarships to prospective international students to support them financially.
Global Excellence Scholarship
The University of Western Australia is offering scholarships to high achieving students across the globe. This significant scholarship will be awarded to high-achieving undergraduate and postgraduate students, from selected countries, who apply for particular courses at the University.
The scholarships will be open to eligible students applying to commence their studies from Semester One in 2020.
International Achievement Scholarship
The UWA International Achievement Scholarship is a scholarship for high-achieving undergraduate and postgraduate students who have citizenship from the following countries, and who apply for selected courses within the study area of Commerce, Engineering, Computer Science and Data Science.
UWA currently offers a number of undergraduate scholarships for eligible students from the following countries:
Postgraduate – Coursework
International postgraduate scholarships for high-achieving international students
The International Master’s by Coursework Scholarship program is awarded to students who have demonstrated academic excellence in relevant undergraduate studies at an overseas institution and will undertake an applicable master's by coursework commencing in 2019.
For more information see postgraduate coursework scholarships for high-achieving international students.
International postgraduate scholarships for Australian university graduates
International students who have completed and achieved excellent results in their undergraduate degree at an Australian university may be eligible for UWA's International Master's by Coursework Scholarship if they enrol in an applicable degree in 2018 or 2019.
For more information see International Master's by Coursework Scholarship.
Postgraduate scholarships for Mexican students
UWA provides some postgraduate scholarships to Mexican students who are recipients of scholarships or funding from CONACYT and FIDERH. For more information contact the Future Students Centre.
Postgraduate scholarships for Colombian students
UWA has a number of agreements with funding agencies in Colombia, including COLFUTURO, ICETEX and COLCIENCIAS, to provide a 25% tuition discount to scholarship recipients. For more information contact the Future Students Centre.
Postgraduate scholarships for Brazilian students
For more information in Portuguese about UWA and its master’s by coursework discounts for Brazilian students. For more information contact the Future Students Centre.
Postgraduate scholarships for Guatemalan students
Postgraduate – Research
There are two major scholarship schemes for postgraduate students interested in research courses. These include the International Research Training Program (RTP) Scholarships. Learn more about these scholarships.
English Language Course Scholarship for International PhD Students
The UWA English Language Bridging Scholarship is a 10-week pre-course English language program, offered free of charge to selected students who have been offered a PhD place at UWA and have not quite achieved the UWA English entry requirement. For more information contact firstname.lastname@example.org.
International Loyalty Program
UWA offers reduced fees to the third and subsequent siblings of international students who have studied or are currently studying at the University. For more information see International Loyalty Program flyer.