Postgraduate Academic Excellence Scholarship – MBA Advance

Awarded By: Sydney Business School, University of Wollongong in Australia
Updated on Mar 7, 2024
Rekha Madi
Rekha Madi
University Research Analyst
Course: Masters
Deadline: Apr 20, 2024
Amount: 30% tuition fee reduction

Scholarship Overview

Postgraduate Academic Excellence Scholarship is awarded to Masters Degree students who can demonstrate excellent academic achievement and the potential to contribute to the university community. This Merit Based scholarship will be given on a yearly basis. The scholarship amount can be used for tuition. The maximum scholarship amount a student can get is AUD 24076. Students will be auto-considered for this scholarship if they apply for the courses on which this scholarship is applicable.

Applicable course, university, and country

  • Master of Business Administration Advanced
  • The scholarship is offered to all master programs except Master of Psychology (Clinical), Clinical Exercise Physiology, Nutrition and Dietetics, Teaching, Social Work (Qualifying), or Doctor of Medicine

Scholarship amount details

The scholarship provides a 30% tuition fee waiver for the minimum duration of the course which is 1.5 years.
Conversion rate used: 1 AUD = Rs. 54.76 (last updated 7th December 2023).
Scholarship amount will be given: Yearly
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, Singapore, 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, United Kingdomraine, 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, 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, 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

  • Certified copies of all academic records, mark sheets, or transcripts of studies previously undertaken
  • English language proficiency scores
  • The student must submit the Statement of Motivation with no more than one page, written in English, and address:
    • Your motivation for studying the MBA with the Sydney Business School, University of Wollongong
    • How the degree will help achieve your career goals and aspirations
  • Students who meet the eligibility criteria will be automatically considered when applying for admission to UOW
  • No specific deadline mentioned
  • Successful applicants will be notified with their course offer letter

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
Transcript Required

Important Dates & FAQ info:

Info Date
Application Deadline Not Available
Contact Email Not Available
FAQ Link https://wwwuoweduau/study/scholarships/sponsorship/faqs/
Phone Number +61 2 4221 3218

Scholarship Eligibility

  • To be eligible for the scholarship students must:
    • Be commencing a coursework Master’s degree at UOW (Australian campuses only) in 2021 excluding Doctor of Medicine, Nutrition and Dietetics, Exercise Physiology, Teaching, Social Work, and Psychology degrees
    • Have excellent academic results (75+ WAM or equivalent)
    • Be an international student
    • Not be in receipt of any other scholarship, sponsorship, bursary, or discount
    • English language proficiency score:
      • TOEFL: with a minimum score of 18 in Reading & Writing and 17 in Listening & Speaking
      • IELTS: with a minimum score of 6 in each skill
      • PTE: with a minimum score of 54 in each skill
    • A minimum of three years’ relevant full-time professional or managerial experience is also required

Special Restrictions:
No Special Restriction applicable
Exams Details:

Exam Name Indicates if exam is required Additional Notes
TOEFL Required (minimum score 86) N/A
IELTS Required (minimum score 65) N/A
PTE Required (minimum score 62) N/A
12 Required N/A
UG Required (minimum score 500%) N/A
Work Experience Required (minimum 3 years) N/A

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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 and bachelors degree 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?