UQ Economics India Scholarship

Summary

Enrolment status New students
Student type International students
Level of study Undergraduate, Postgraduate
Study area Business and Economics
Scholarship value 50% of tuition fees
Scholarship duration Duration of program
Number awarded On the recommendation of the Head of School of Economics, the Committee will determine the number of scholarships awarded in any year
Opening date 31 May 2019
Closing date 30 November 2019

Scholarship description

Undergraduate

This scholarship covers up to 50% of the tuition fees for the duration of the program for students seeking entry into the Bachelor of Economics, Bachelor of Politics, Philosophy and Economics (Honours) and Bachelor of Advanced Finance and Economics (Honours).

Postgraduate 

Covering up to 50% of the tuition fees for the duration of the program for students seeking entry into masters by coursework programs for economics.

Dual degrees

Students applying for a dual degree with Economics are also eligible, and the scholarship will then apply to the Economics component of a dual program only.

Key dates

This scholarship is offered for students commencing in Semester 1 and Semester 2. Closing date for students commencing in Semester 1 is 30 November.  Closing date for students commencing in Semester 2 is 30 May.

Please note: This scholarship doesn't include living expenses for the duration of the program, travel expenses or overseas health cover.

Eligibility

  • Citizens of India, who normally reside in India and are not already undertaking any studies in Australia. Those studying English in Australia are still eligible to apply.
  • Students must not simultaneously hold another scholarship for tuition fees.
  • Students who have received an offer and who are commencing students at UQ.
  • The scholarships are awarded on the basis of academic excellence and high achieving students are encouraged to apply.

Before you apply

If this scholarship has rules, download and read them before applying.

How to apply

You must apply for your chosen degree program first before applying for this scholarship.

Applications close on the same dates every year:

  • 30 November for semester 1
  • 30 May for semester 2.

To apply, you must have already received a letter of offer from UQ and provide us with:

  • CV/resume
  • Personal/motivational statement - this statement should be no more than 1,000 words and address:

    - The reasons for your interest in your chosen degree program, including why you wish to study this program at UQ
    - Your personal goals and ambitions and evidence of any previous activities or experiences (including voluntary activities) which demonstrates your commitment to those goals and ambitions.
     
  • One reference letter in English from teaching staff at your institution or from an employer.  The academic reference letter should ideally rank your academic performance against your peer group.

Contact

International Liaison Officer, ISU