La Trobe University – Vice Chancellor’s India Scholarship – Master of International Relations

Awarded By: La Trobe University in Australia
Updated on Apr 4, 2024
Rekha Madi
Rekha Madi
University Research Analyst
Course: Masters
Deadline: Dec 31, 2023
Amount: AUD 35,800

Scholarship Overview

La Trobe University values academic excellence. If you are a high-achieving international student and thinking about applying for a full-time undergraduate or postgraduate study, you can apply to receive a 100% scholarship for the duration of your studies at La Trobe. This prestigious La Trobe Vice-Chancellor Scholarship offers a 100% deduction on annual tuition fees for the entire duration of your studies to high-achieving international students accepted into the undergraduate or postgraduate coursework programs.

Applicable course, university, and country

  • This scholarship is applicable for Masters Degree
  • This scholarship is applicable for the following courses in La Trobe University in Australia
    • Master of International Relations


Scholarship amount details

Max scholarship per student: AUD 35,800 => Rs 19,28,546
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, Sri Lanka

Appication Process for this scholarship

Applicants must submit a complete application for the course commencing in Semester 2 (July) or Summer 1 (November) intake of 2023 at La Trobe University

Applicants must also provide the following documents before the application closing date to apply for this scholarship –

    • A detailed resume
    • a 4-5 minute video recording answering the below questions
      • Why should you be selected for this scholarship?
      • Why have you chosen la Trobe University?
      • What are your career goals?
      • How would you like to make a difference to the world/community using this qualification?

Shortlisted candidates may be invited for an interview

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
Transcripts Required

Important Dates & FAQ info:

Info Date
Scholarship Application Open: 28 February 2023
Scholarship Deadline: 31 December 2023
Contact Email: scholarships@latrobeeduau

Additional Information:
Recipient obligations –

  • Maintain a full-time enrolment in one of the La Trobe University campuses in Australia and satisfactory academic progress during their studies
  • Please refer to the terms and conditions included in the offer letter
  • The scholarship award recipients must be willing to be an international student ambassador for La Trobe University during their study period


Scholarship Eligibility

To be eligible to apply for this scholarship, applicants must:

  • Be a citizen and resident of India or Sri Lanka
  • Be eligible for direct entry (no ELICOS or pathway) commencing an undergraduate or postgraduate coursework degree which is under the list of eligible courses
  • Be a full-fee paying student (Non-Sponsored)
  • Have an overall WAM* (AQF Equivalent) of 80% or above
  • Meet all the conditions in the offer letter by the deadline provided

The eligible candidates will be shortlisted by a selection panel at La Trobe International and be assessed on the basis of:

  • Overall WAM
  • Academic achievement
  • Extra-curricular activities
  • Social activities

Special Restrictions:
No Special Restriction applicable

Exams Details:

Exam name Indicates if exam is required and cutoff (if any)
TOEFL Required (minimum score 79)
IELTS Required (minimum score 65)
PTE Required (minimum score 56)
12 Required
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 India and Sri Lanka.

What is the minimum Qualification Required?
The students must have completed their undergraduate 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