Macquarie Vice-Chancellor’s International Scholarships

The Macquarie University Vice-Chancellor’s International Scholarship is a highly competitive scholarship awarded to international students who have demonstrated academic excellence. The scholarship is based on academic merit and is awarded to future students pursuing undergraduate or postgraduate degrees at Macquarie University in Australia.

Scholarship Sponsor: Macquarie University
Program: Bachelor/Masters Degree

Levels and Fields of Study

The scholarship is available for undergraduate and postgraduate programmes offered at Macquarie University.

Number of Awards

The number of awards is not specified.

Target Group

International students from countries other than Australia or New Zealand.

Scholarship Value, Duration, and Inclusions

The Macquarie Vice-Chancellor’s International Scholarship provides a partial tuition fee scholarship of up to AUD$10,000 for outstanding students to study at Macquarie University.

However, the scholarship does not provide financial support in the form of a living allowance, nor does it cover the cost of visa application, Overseas Student Health Cover (OSHC), airfares, accommodation, conferences, or other costs associated with the study. The scholarship is not renewable.

Eligibility Criteria For Macquarie Vice-Chancellor’s International Scholarships

To be eligible for the scholarship, applicants must:

  • Be a full-time international student commencing an undergraduate or postgraduate coursework degree (excluding Graduate Certificates and Global MBA courses)
  • Meet the following criteria:
  • Achieve a minimum WAM equivalent of 65 for Postgraduate applications or a minimum ATAR equivalent of 85 for Undergraduate applications.
  • Commence study in the session and year indicated in the scholarship offer letter.

Application Procedure For Macquarie Vice-Chancellor’s International Scholarships

To apply for the scholarship, applicants must complete a nomination form and hold a valid offer letter to study at Macquarie University. Applicants are required to complete an online application form and type “VCIS” in the Scholarship Name field and submit their student number as outlined on their Macquarie University Offer Letter.

It is essential to apply at least two to three months before the session begins to avoid disappointment and to allow enough time to organise a student visa. Applicants are advised to visit the official website to access the application forms and for detailed information on how to apply for the scholarship.

In conclusion, the Macquarie Vice-Chancellor’s International Scholarship is an excellent opportunity for international students who have demonstrated academic excellence to pursue their undergraduate or postgraduate degrees at Macquarie University. The scholarship provides financial assistance to offset tuition fees and recognise the academic achievements of outstanding students. If you are an international student who meets the eligibility criteria, we encourage you to apply for the scholarship and start your journey towards academic excellence at Macquarie University.

Official Sponsor: https://mq.edu.au/study/admissions-and-entry/scholarships/international/vice-chancellor-s-international-scholarship

Deadline: Ongoing (annual)
Study Location: Australia
Start Date: July 2023