The University Of Western Australia Global Excellence Scholarship

By | June 9, 2022

The University of Western Australia is introducing the Global Excellence Scholarship Program for eligible international students. This significant scholarship will be awarded to high-achieving undergraduate and postgraduate students, from selected countries, who apply for particular courses at the University.

If you’re looking to study in Australia, undergraduate students can receive scholarships of up to AUD$48,000 over 4 years on eligible courses or AUD$36,000 over 3 years; postgraduate students can receive up to AUD$24,000 over two years on eligible courses.


Scholarship Sponsor(s): The University of Western Australia

Scholarship Type: Full/Part-Fee Scholarships

Host Institution(s): The University of Western Australia

Scholarship Worth: up to AUD$48,000

Number of Awards: Not Stated

Study Level: Undergraduate and Postgraduate

Nationality: International Students


The University of Western Australia Global Excellence Scholarship | DETAILS

The Scholarship is an annual tuition fee discount for the normal full-time duration of the awardee’s course as specified in their letter of offer. The value of the Scholarship is determined by the applicant’s equivalent Australian Tertiary Admission Rank (ATAR) or UWA weighted average mark (WAM).

Eligibility Criteria

To qualify for the University of Western Australia Global Excellence Scholarship, you will need to:

  • be a citizen of one of the countries in this list.
  • have received an offer for an undergraduate or postgraduate course at The University of Western Australia.
  • have achieved an equivalent:
    • ATAR of 88.00 – 98.00+; or
    • WAM of 70.00 – 85.00+
  • Specific eligibility conditions for undergraduate and postgraduate are also available (see official page)


Award Breakdown

undergraduate scorescholarship value per year1total scholarship value over 3 years2total scholarship value over 4 years3
ATAR 98.00AUD$15,000Up to AUD $45,000Up to AUD $60,000
ATAR 95.00 – 97.99AUD$10,000Up to AUD $30,000Up to AUD $40,000
ATAR 90.00 – 94.95AUD$8,000Up to AUD $24,000Up to AUD $32,000
ATAR 85.00 – 89.95AUD$5,000Up to AUD $15,000Up to AUD $20,000

Application Procedures

How-to-Apply: Interested and eligible candidates can proceed to see how to apply for a study place at the university. The scholarship is automatically awarded to those who are eligible based on ATAR/WAM requirements.

See also  University Of Western Sydney Ongoing International Postgraduate Scholarships

Application Deadline: Varies

The University Of Western Australia Global Excellence Scholarship