At a glance

Available to: 
Future Student
Level of study: 
International student

Students wishing to have a degree that provides critical skills, problem-solving ability and strong analytical tools which they can apply to a diverse range of business environments and industries are recognising the importance of economics to long-term career opportunity.

Award value:
25% tuition fee waiver
Applications open: 
15 October 2017
Applications close: 
15 November 2017
  • Eligibility

    • Criteria based on academic achievement in the FY. Interviews will be required.
    • Previous study of economics at school or college is not required for enrolment in the BEcon degree or for the scholarship.
    • Students applying for a dual degree with BEcon are also eligible e.g BEcon/LLB, BEcon/BA, BEcon/BEng etc.
The School of Economics and UQ Foundation have successfully developed a close working relationship over a number of years, with increasing numbers of international students deciding to pursue an economics degree at UQ after completing their Foundation studies.
Award benefits: 
Fee reduction