MUAEA: International Students

The Murdoch University Academic Excellence Awards (MUAEA's) acknowledge and reward commencing students who have a record of high academic achievement in previous studies.

Undergraduate
MUAEA's are awarded to commencing international students enrolled in all Murdoch University courses with an average grade of 75% (or equivalent depending on the grading system) or higher in the last course prior to applying to a Murdoch University Undergraduate degree.

Postgraduate
MUAEA's are awarded to commencing international students with an average grade of 75% or higher or equivalent GPA in the Bachelor degree course prior to applying to a Murdoch University Graduate Diploma or Masters by Coursework degree.

Number:
Undergraduate 35
Postgraduate 12
Value:

$5,000

Closes:

Monday 5th March, 2018 4.00pm (Australian WST)

Payment:
  • Subject to the terms and conditions of the award being met, the award will be paid in two equal instalments of AU$2,500 directly to the successful recipient's fee account after the first completed semester of study, and completed consecutive semester thereafter.
  • Therefore if a student starts in Semester 1 of 2017, the first instalment will be applied to the Semester 2 2017 fees, and the second instalment will be applied to the Semester 1 2018 fees.
  • There is no financial payout to to this scholarship, nor is it refundable.
Eligibility:

To apply for this scholarship you must:

  • Be an International Student;
  • Be commencing your first Semester at Murdoch University;
  • Have achieved an academic record of 75% or higher in your previous study;
  • Give permission for your image and name to be used by the university in their media and publications.
More info:

For terms and conditions, please see the application form below.

How to apply

If you are an international student please:

1 Download and complete the application form
2 Email your completed application to international.admissions@murdoch.edu.au

What happens next?

Applications will be assessed based on the information included in the application and scholarships will be granted to students that meet the eligibility criteria. In cases where there are more eligible scholarship applicants than there are scholarships to allocate, the scholarships will be awarded to the top applicants as ranked by the Admissions Office.

The outcome of the application will be advised by email and no further correspondence will be entered into.

The University reserves the right not to award scholarships if there are no suitable applicants.