Accounting Honours Scholarship

Awarded By: University of Technology, Sydney in Australia
Updated on Apr 17, 2024
Rekha Madi
Rekha Madi
University Research Analyst
Course: Bachelors
Deadline: Jan 15, 2021
Amount: AUD 5,000

Scholarship Overview

The purpose of the Accounting Honours Scholarship is to attract top achieving accounting major students to the Accounting Honours program, and support them financially during their studies.

Applicable course, university, and country

This scholarship is applicable for Bachelors Degree. This scholarship is applicable for the following courses in University of Technology, Sydney in Australia

  • Bachelor of Business
  • Bachelor of Business (Honours) with an Accounting major
  • Bachelor of Accounting (Honours)


Scholarship amount details

Max scholarship per student: AUD 5,000 => Rs 2,67,300
Conversion rate used: 1 AUD = Rs. 55.72 (last updated 9th January 2024)
Scholarship amount will be given: One Time.

Scholarship amount can be used for:

Type of Expense Indicates if the scholarship can be used for this type of expense
Tuition & Fees ✔ Scholarship amount can be used for this
Living Expense × Not covered in scholarship
Accommodation × Not covered in scholarship
Air Fare/Travel Expenses × Not covered in scholarship
Spouse/Child Care × Not covered in scholarship
Health Cover × Not covered in scholarship
Application × Not covered in scholarship
Others × Not covered in scholarship

Number of students to be awarded:

Eligible student nationality

India, United States of America, United Kingdom, Australia, Singapore, New Zealand, Canada, Germany, Malaysia, Sweden, France, Switzerland, Netherlands, Denmark, Spain, Russia, United Arab Emirates, Ireland, Italy, Poland, Portugal, Norway, Japan, Thailand, Belgium, Armenia, Fiji, China, South Korea, Greece, Mauritius, Estonia, Luxembourg, Ukraine, South Africa, Hungary, Austria, Slovenia, Philippines, Cyprus, Bangladesh, Lithuania, Monaco, Nepal, Georgia, Hong Kong, Turkey, Malta, Bahrain, Barbados, Guyana, Afghanistan, Albania, Algeria, American Samoa, Andorra, Angola, Anguilla, Antarctica, Antigua and Barbuda, Argentina, Aruba, Azerbaijan, Bahamas, Belarus, Belize, Benin, Bermuda, Bhutan, Bolivia, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Botswana, Brazil, British Indian Ocean Territory, British Virgin Islands, Brunei, Bulgaria, Burkina Faso, Burundi, Cambodia, Cameroon, Cape Verde, Cayman Islands, Central African Republic, Chad, Chile, Christmas Island, Cocos Islands, Colombia, Comoros, Cook Islands, Costa Rica, Croatia, Cuba, Curacao, Czech Republic, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Djibouti, Dominica, Dominican Republic, East Timor, Ecuador, Egypt, El Salvador, Equatorial Guinea, Eritrea, Ethiopia, Falkland Islands, Faroe Islands, Finland, French Polynesia, Gabon, Gambia, Ghana, Gibraltar, Greenland, Grenada, Guam, Guatemala, Guernsey, Guinea, Guinea-Bissau, Haiti, Honduras, Iceland, Indonesia, Iran, Iraq, Isle of Man, Israel, Ivory Coast, Jamaica, Jersey, Jordan, Kazakhstan, Kenya, Kiribati, Kosovo, Kuwait, Kyrgyzstan, Laos, Latvia, Lebanon, Lesotho, Liberia, Libya, Liechtenstein, Macao, Macedonia, Madagascar, Malawi, Maldives, Mali, Marshall Islands, Mauritania, Mayotte, Mexico, Micronesia, Moldova, Mongolia, Montenegro, Montserrat, Morocco, Mozambique, Myanmar, Namibia, Nauru, Netherlands Antilles, New Caledonia, Nicaragua, Niger, Nigeria, Niue, North Korea, Northern Mariana Islands, Oman, Pakistan, Palau, Palestine, Panama, Papua New Guinea, Paraguay, Peru, Pitcairn, Puerto Rico, Qatar, Republic of the Congo, Reunion, Romania, Rwanda, Saint Barthelemy, Saint Helena, Saint Kitts and Nevis, Saint Lucia, Saint Martin, Saint Pierre and Miquelon, Saint Vincent and the Grenadines, Samoa, San Marino, Sao Tome and Principe, Saudi Arabia, Senegal, Serbia, Seychelles, Sierra Leone, Sint Maarten, Slovakia, Solomon Islands, Somalia, South Sudan, Sri Lanka, Sudan, Suriname, Svalbard and Jan Mayen, Swaziland, Syria, Taiwan, Tajikistan, Tanzania, Togo, Tokelau, Tonga, Trinidad and Tobago, Tunisia, Turkmenistan, Turks and Caicos Islands, Tuvalu, U.S. Virgin Islands, Uganda, Uruguay, Uzbekistan, Vanuatu, Vatican, Venezuela, Vietnam, Wallis and Futuna, Western Sahara, Yemen, Zambia, Zimbabwe

Appication Process for this scholarship

Application Process:

  • Applications are not required for this Scholarship
  • Eligible candidates will be forwarded to the Accounting Honours Co-ordinator shortly after the closing date for the Accountings Honours applications
  • The recipients will be nominated by the Accounting DG Honours Co-ordinator and authorised by the Dean (or nominee)
  • Eligible candidates will be presented to a Scholarship Selection Committee, which will undertake the selection of the Recipient, based on the above selection criteria
  • The Scholarships Committee will be made up of at least three relevant members of the UTS community, chaired by the Dean, UTS Business School (or their nominee)

Scholarship Application:
Students will be auto-considered for this scholarship when they apply for the courses on which this scholarship is applicable.
No separate application is needed.

Application Documents:

Type of documents Indicates if this type of document is required to be submitted
Official Transcripts Required

Important Dates & FAQ info:

Info Date
Application final end date 15 January 2021
Contact email: business@utseduau

Additional Information:

  • Ongoing Recipient Eligibility Criteria:
    • The recipient must maintain a minimum pass average per session, with no fails
    • The recipient must continue to be enrolled full-time in the Accounting Honours Program
  • Leave/Deferral-
    • If the recipient defers the Accounting DG offer or withdraws from the Accounting Honours Program after the start of the session in which the Scholarship is first awarded, the Scholarship will be terminated and any Scholarship payment already made in that first session will be reimbursed to the Accounting DG
    • After the first session in which the Scholarship is awarded, if the Recipient can demonstrate exceptional circumstances, he/she may apply to the UTS Business School to place the Scholarship on hold for the duration of the approved leave of absence from studies. If the application is approved, payment of the Scholarship will be suspended for the period of leave. The Scholarship will be terminated if the Recipient takes leave without approval
    • Provided the recipient remains eligible, payments will be resumed to the Recipient after an approved leave of absence until the remaining value of the Scholarship has been paid or another leave of absence is approved
  • Other obligations and conditions-
    • The offer of the Scholarship is made subject to information provided by the recipient being true and accurate
    • By accepting the offer of the Scholarship, each Recipient agrees to the Conditions of Award
    • The offer of the Scholarship is only valid for the intake defined in the Scholarship letter of offer and cannot be deferred
    • For the duration of the Scholarship, the Recipient is not permitted to hold other UTS Scholarships, unless an equity-based scholarship is approved by exception, or where a student holds a Business Honours Scholarship
    • The recipient is responsible for advising the UTS Business School of any changes in circumstances that would make him/her ineligible for continuation of the Scholarship, e.g. reducing study load to parttime, taking leave of absence or deferring study
    • Any change in the Recipient’s circumstances not addressed by these Conditions of Award will be considered by the UTS Business School and/or the Scholarship Selection Committee on a case-by-case basis
    • The recipient will be invited to consent to allow his/her name, photograph and a short article to be used for the promotion of UTS


Scholarship Eligibility

  • Applicants must have successfully completed a UTS or other University business degree of three years with an Accounting major and must have accepted & enrolled full-time in the Accounting Honours Program at UTS
  • If the number of eligible students exceeds the number of Scholarships to be awarded, Recipients will be selected based on:
  • WAM achieved in undergraduate Business degree with an Accounting major
  • Demonstrated initiative in personal and professional life as noted in the applicants Accounting Honours application
  • Motivation to succeed in the Accounting Honours Program may be considered

Special Restrictions:
No Special Restriction applicable

Exams Details:

Exam name Indicates if exam is required and cutoff (if any)
UG Required


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Frequently Asked Questions

The frequently asked questions about the scholarship are:

Who can apply for the Scholarship?
The scholarship is applicable to students from various countries.

What is the minimum Qualification Required?
The students must have completed their secondary education from a recognized institution.

What is the procedure for applying?
Students will be auto considered for the scholarship. No separate application is required.

What are the documents required for filling the forms?
Official transcripts.

What is the duration of the Scholarship?
One Time