Curtin University strives to give high achieving students around the world the opportunity to pursue their ambitions and gain a world-class education. Through the Merit scholarship, Curtin welcomes eligible students of any nationality except Australian.
This scholarship category awards eligible students 10% of their first year of tuition. Curtin University acknowledges the importance of being one of Australia's most multicultural university campuses and this scholarship aims to grow the trust and confidence in Curtin University as a place for students to further their studies, careers and life experiences.
In addition, if you enrol in a Curtin English Language program before starting your studies, you will receive a maximum of 10 weeks free English. If you require more than 10 weeks' English tuition to meet our requirements, fees apply for the tuition.
This scholarship provides eligible students 10% of their first year tuition fee, up to a maximum of AUD$4,000.
This scholarship is only for:International, full fee-paying, non-sponsored studentsStudents commencing studies at Curtin’s Western Australia campuses in 2020Students commencing a full Curtin undergraduate or master by coursework programStudents who have accepted their mainstream course offer by the 15th of December 2019Please note that this scholarship:Is NOT available to Australian citizensIs for students granted CRL (Credit for Recognised Learning) and enrolled in a min 300 credit points for undergraduate coursesCovers a maximum of 10% of the first-year tuition fee up to a MAXIMUM of 200 credit points onlyOnly covers tuition fees and does not cover any other international student expenseWill be credited to recipient’s fee account at commencement of studies and cannot be accessed by themWill not be extended beyond its prescribed duration or amount unless notified otherwise by CurtinCan be revoked at the discretion of Curtin if recipient already has a scholarship or sponsorshipCan be revoked if the recipient does not accept their Letter of Offer or enrol in their course by the date specifiedCannot be retained if a recipient defers their studies beyond a 2020 start dateCannot be transferred to a Curtin campus or partner outside Western Australia, or to another universityOffer must to be accepted by the 15th of December 2019Additional note for master (coursework) students:Can only be applied in full to master degrees of 400 credit pointsWill only amount to 10% of the first semester tuition fee for master degrees of less than 400 credit points