UWA International Master’s by Coursework Scholarships

The University of Western Australia offers international master’s by coursework scholarships to 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 a recognised overseas institution and will undertake an applicable master's by coursework commencing in 2019.

The value of the scholarship awarded will be determined by the academic achievement of the applicant and will be awarded over three levels.

Level 1
AUD$3000 per year
Level 2
AUD$5000 per year
Level 3 AUD
$7000 per year

Equivalent UWA WAM of 70-74.99 in an undergraduate degree

Equivalent UWA WAM of 75-79.99 in an undergraduate degree

Equivalent UWA WAM of 80 in an undergraduate degree

Eligibility requirements

Faculty/School Master's by Coursework Available to citizens from the following countries

School of Design

Any Master's degree by Coursework

Asia
Singapore, Malaysia, Indonesia, India, Vietnam
South America
Panama, Argentina, Bolivia, Brazil, Chile, Colombia, Ecuador, Paraguay, Peru, Suriname, Uruguay, Venezuela

School of Humanities, Music, Social Sciences

Any master's degree by coursework

Asia
Singapore, Malaysia, Indonesia, Vietnam, Hong Kong
South America
Panama, Argentina, Bolivia, Brazil, Chile, Colombia, Ecuador, Paraguay, Peru, Suriname, Uruguay, Venezuela

Business School

  • Master of Applied Finance
  • Master of Business Information and Logistics Management
  • Master of Commerce
  • Master of Human Resources and Employment Relations
  • Master of Marketing
  • Master of Professional Accounting
  • Master of Public Policy

Asia and South Asia
India, Indonesia, Malaysia, the Philippines, Sri Lanka, Thailand, Vietnam
Latin and South America
Argentina, Bolivia, Brazil, Chile, Colombia, Ecuador, Mexico, Panama, Paraguay, Peru, Suriname, Uruguay, Venezuela

Law School

Any master's degree by coursework except Juris Doctor

Asia
Singapore, Malaysia, Indonesia, Vietnam
South America
Argentina, Bolivia, Brazil, Chile, Colombia, Ecuador, Panama, Paraguay, Peru, Suriname, Uruguay, Venezuela

Engineering and Mathematical Sciences

  • Master of Professional Engineering
  • Master of Engineering in Oil and Gas
  • Master of Information Technology
  • Master of Data Science

Latin and South America
Argentina, Bolivia, Brazil, Chile, Colombia, Ecuador, Mexico, Paraguay, Peru, Suriname, Uruguay, Venezuela
Asia
Singapore, Malaysia, Vietnam, Indonesia, Thailand, Myanmar, Philippines, Brunei
South Asia
Bhutan, Sri Lanka

Health and Medical Sciences

  • Master of Health Professional Education
  • Master of Public Health
  • Master of Social Work
  • Master of Infectious Diseases
  • Master of Clinical Pathology

Oceania
Fiji, Kiribati, Marshall Islands, Micronesia, Nauru, Palau, Papua New Guinea, Samoa, Solomon Islands, Tonga, Tuvalu, Vanuatu
Asia
Brunei, Cambodia, Indonesia, Laos, Malaysia, Myanmar, Philippines, Singapore, Thailand, Timor-Leste, Vietnam

Science

Any master's degree by coursework

Asia
Bhutan, Brunei, Cambodia, East Timor, Indonesia, India, Laos, Malaysia, Myanmar, Philippines, Singapore, Thailand, Vietnam
South America
Argentina, Bolivia, Brazil, Chile, Colombia, Ecuador, Mexico, Panama, Paraguay, Peru, Suriname, Uruguay, Venezuela
South Asia
Sri Lanka

Specific course offerings in some subject areas may differ slightly for Indian students. Refer to International Master's Scholarships: India.

Scholarship conditions

  • Applicants are required to meet the conditions to enrol full-time in an eligible master’s by coursework degree as an international student in 2019.
  • Be a new student to The University of Western Australia
  • Students will be required to indicate acceptance of their offer and the scholarship no more than two weeks after issue date
  • Be a citizen of a country listed under the relevant faculty which administers the course
  • For GPA assessment, the mark calculated by the applicant's undergraduate university over the full degree is used to determine eligibility
  • The scholarship will be offered for the duration of the course as stated on the University's offer letter, with the expectation that a student will undertake a 100% load (usually 48 points per year) and will not be extended if a student fails to complete within the stated time. Where credit is awarded and impacts on the load taken, the University will consider these instances on an individual basis
  • The scholarship is conditional on a formal assessment and written offer from the University's admissions team in Perth

How to apply

Applicants to the University are automatically considered and do not need to submit a separate application for this scholarship.

Apply for entry to an eligible course through the My Application portal for international students.