The Global Excellence Scholarship for Undergraduate, Master’s, and Ph.D: Study in Australia 2024/2025 Academic year

The University of Western Australia is offering the fully funded Global Excellence scholarship to high-achieving students from around the world to pursue either a Bachelor, Masters, or a Ph.D degree.

This significant scholarship will be awarded to high-achieving undergraduate and postgraduate students, who apply for particular courses at the University. Undergraduate students can receive scholarships of up to AUD$48,000 over 4 years on eligible courses commencing in 2024 or AUD$36,000 over 3 years in eligible courses commencing in 2024, and postgraduate students can receive up to AUD$24,000 over two years on eligible courses commencing in 2024.

About the scholarship

Institution: University of Western Australia

Level of study: Bachelor, Masters, Graduate Diploma, and PhD Degree

Deadline: Depends on the course

Location: Australia

Value of scholarship:

The scholarship award, in the form of an annual tuition fee discount, is up to AUD 36,000-48,000 over 3-4 years for bachelor’s degree students and up to AUD 24,000 over 2 years for postgraduates.

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The value of the Scholarship is determined by the applicant’s equivalent Australian Tertiary Admission Rank (ATAR) or UWA weighted average mark (WAM).

Number of Scholarships: Not specified


General eligibility:

  1. Students from all countries are eligible.
  1. Must have applied to a full-time program and received an offer of admission for an undergraduate or postgraduate course at The University of Western Australia.
  2. Have achieved an equivalent:
  • minimum ATAR 85.00; or
  • minimum WAM 65.00
  • If studying an approved International Academic Pathway (Articulation Program), students must have achieved a WAM equivalent of more than 75.00
  1. Scholarship must be taken up in the semester for which it is awarded.
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Undergraduate eligibility:

To be eligible to be considered for the scholarship, a candidate must be applying for an eligible undergraduate bachelor’s degree or Assured Pathway course. The following exclusions apply:

  • Assured Pathway to Medicine
  • Assured Pathway to Dental Medicine

Postgraduate eligibility:

To be eligible to be considered for the scholarship, a candidate must be applying for an eligible postgraduate degree (by coursework). The following exclusions apply:

  • Juris Doctor (20820)
  • Doctor of Medicine (91850)
  • Doctor of Dental Medicine (91860)
  • Doctor of Optometry (91590)
  • UWA Micro-credentials

Combined Bachelor’s and Combined Bachelors & Master’s (CBM) eligibility

All Combined Bachelor’s and Combined Bachelor’s and Master’s degrees are considered eligible.

Whilst most of these degrees are over 4 years (based on 8 semesters of full-time study), the Bachelor of Engineering (Honors) and Bachelor of Commerce; and Bachelor of Engineering (Honors) and Bachelor of Science; are over 5 years (based on 10 semesters of full-time study) and as such, eligible students will receive up to $60,000 over 5 years (yearly eligible amounts based on WAM).

See full eligibility criteria here

Application instructions

The scholarship is automatically awarded to those who are eligible based on ATAR/WAM requirements.

Visit the official Scholarship Website here


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