Macquarie University, one of Australia’s top 10 Universities, today announced scholarship worth AUD $15 million to reward outstanding students in India, with a focus on providing financial support for students across all Macquarie courses.
The university offers upto $40,000 scholarship for Indian students enrolling in undergraduate program and upto $25,000 scholarship for postgraduate programs. The scholarships will be disbursed as $10,000 annual scholarship towards tuition fees covering all coursework programs commencing in 2020. This would mean a student enrolling in a 4-year undergraduate degree would receive $40,000 over 4 years or approximately 25-30% off their total tuition fees.
The scholarships will enable Indian students to achieve their career goals by providing financial support to acquire an internationally recognised degree from a globally renowned university. Following sharp increase in applications from Indian students in 2018-19, the university and has increased their scholarships from $1.5 million to $15 million.
Some of the most popular study areas at Macquarie include Management, Applied Finance, Accounting, Arts, Cyber Security, Criminology, Data Science, Engineering, Information Technology, International Business, Teaching, Management, Psychology, Public Health and Science Innovation.
Applicants for all 2020 scholarships will be required to meet the English and academic requirements for the course they have selected and accept their offer by the deadlines listed below:
For students commencing a degree in Feb 2020 the deadline is 20th Dec 2019
For students commencing a degree in July 2020 the deadline is 19th June 2020