Tuition fee Reduction International Merit Scholarship at Curtin University in Australia 2023

Written by catherine.caoile on May 27, 2022

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Scholarship details

  • Area of study

    Business Law, Engineering, Health Studies, Humanities, Science
  • Country of the Scholarship

  • Scholarship Valid Until (Year)

  • Type of scholarship

    Bachelor's scholarship
  • Scholarship amount given

  • Type of scholarship administrator

  • Mode of scholarship (Online/Offline)

  • Applier's country

  • Expenses covered

    Tuition fees
  • Scholarship Contact Details

    Curtin University GPO Box S1512 Perth Western Australia 6845 T: (Calling From Within Australia) +1300 222 888 (Select Options 2-2-1) T: (Calling From Overseas) +61 8 9266 5888 E: [email protected]

To award the high-caliber students all around the world, Curtin University offers the International Merit Scholarship for the international students who want to further their educational journey in Australia.

This scholarship aims to build credibility and trust in Curtin University as a place for students to pursue their studies, careers, and life experiences.
Curtin University strives to provide outstanding students worldwide with the opportunity to pursue their aspirations and receive a world-class education. Through the Merit Fellowship, Curtin welcomes eligible students who hold citizenships outside Australia.
This scholarship category provides eligible students with a 25% discount on their first year of study. Curtin University recognizes the importance of being one of the most multicultural university campuses in Australia and these scholarships aim to enhance Curtin University’s credibility and trust as a place for students to pursue their studies, careers, and further life experiences.
The scholarship offered by Curtin University has its terms and conditions outlined. These requirements require you to adhere to standards of academic performance, enrollment workload, and general behavior.Each semester, your application and results will be reviewed to ensure you are eligible for maintaining the scholarship. You will be notified through your official OASIS communication channel if you do not meet your scholarship requirements.

Scholarship Provider: Curtin University 
About the Provider
Curtin University is Australia’s leading technology university. Founded in 1966, it is a global institution with foresight. There are programs for students and college students. In addition to a first-class education, CU offers you great opportunities and experiences. The institute is committed to promoting excellence in education, research, and community service.

Curtin is ranked first among WA public universities for graduation and employer satisfaction, and Curtin’s postgraduate graduates have earned the highest average salary of their Western Australian counterparts (QILT Report 2018). The students will have access to leadership programs, internships, and clinical placements that will give them a competitive edge in the job market. Curtin is known worldwide for its strong industry connections, high-impact research, and innovative courses.

They work with some of the most innovative companies in Australia and internationally to ensure their research and training are relevant and the students graduate with high employability. Curtin has built a solid reputation as one of Australia’s most diverse universities. Their diversity is underpinned by our gender inclusion and gender identity strategy, which focuses on increasing Curtin’s commitment to employees and students.

The scholarships are part of Curtin’s commitment to award the students academic achievements, support their research, and enable students from all backgrounds to fulfill their potential. Scholarships are available for beginners and current students at Curtin. Scholarships are more than just financial support, they can increase your portfolio of achievements.

Scholarship Summary 
  • Academic Year- 2022-2023
  • Applicant’s Nationality: International
  • Degree Level: Undergraduate and Postgraduate
  • Faculty: Faculty of Business and Law
    Faculty of Health Science
    Faculty of Science and Engineering
    Faculty of Humanities
    Science Courses
    Engineering Courses
    WASM School of Mines
  • Scholarship Base: Academic Merit
  • Number of Awards: NA
  • Duration: First year
  • Scholarship Award: 25% tuition fee reduction
  • Scholarship Country: Australia
  • Offered Annually: Yes
  • Renewable: Yes

Scholarship Eligibility 

Before proceeding with the application process the interested students must meet the eligibility criteria for the scholarship.

  • Must be classified as an international paying fee student of any citizenship except the students from Australia.
  • The students must be new students at Curtin University for the academic year of 2022.
  • Must be able to be admitted to an eligible course in a full-time program at Curtin University.
  • Good oral and written English communication skills.
  • Can demonstrate their academic achievements, as the scholarship will be based on the student’s merits.
  • Undergraduate or postgraduate international students.

Application Process 

No separate scholarship application is required. Students are encouraged to apply for Curtin courses through one of Curtin University’s registered education agents OR directly to the Curtin-provided online portal application system.  All eligible applications from Curtin will be automatically evaluated for the Curtin International Merit Scholarships. The Admissions Office will review each application accordingly and will issue an additional letter along with the offer letter to confirm whether the application was successful.
To receive the scholarship, recipients must:
  • Meet all the requirements specified in their offer letter
  • Meet or exceed the higher academic requirements specifically set by Curtin for this scholarship.
  • Pay the indicative deposit and OSHC specified in their offer letter
Note the date and deadline in which the above points must be met
Scholarship Important Note 
  • The scholarship award will be covering a maximum of 25% of the first year tuition fees up to a MAXIMUM of 200 credits
  • You can apply in full for students who have earned at least 400 credits in their undergraduate studies
  • This is only 25% of the tuition fee for the first semester for students who complete at least 300 credits in their undergraduate studies
  • It only covers tuition fees and does not cover other fees for international students
  • This will be credited to the beneficiary fee account up to the point where the study time is calculated
  • The credited scholarship value cannot be claimed/refunded in cash
  • This may be canceled at Curtin’s discretion if the recipient already has a scholarship or has been awarded any other scholarship.
  • This can be canceled if the recipient does not receive their offer letter or does not enroll in their course by the specified date.
  • The scholarship can not be withheld if the recipient reschedules his or her education after the June 2022 start date.
  • The scholarship can not be transferred to a curtain or partner campus outside of Western Australia or another university
  • This will NOT be extended beyond the specified duration or amount unless otherwise notified to Curtin.

Scholarship Awards 

  • The scholarship will provide successful students with a 25% tuition fee reduction.

Scholarship Deadline 

The deadline to complete and submit the scholarship application is until October 10, 2022.

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