Higher Education Scholarships 2021-2025

  • PHD, Master, Bachelor
  • offers a 25% tuition fee reduction

The Higher Education Scholarships rewards undergraduate and postgraduate ( by coursework) international students who have demonstrated their passion for learning and loyalty to Australian education by successfully completing their year 12 high school studies (undergraduate only) or AQF-recognised course or program at an Australian higher education institution, prior to commencing their degree at the University of Adelaide.

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• Available for students commencing in the period between 2021-2025; • Available for commencing direct-entry international undergraduate and postgraduate coursework students, including those who are required to undertake a Pre-Enrolment English Program (PEP) prior to their degree commencement; • Open to citizens of any country (except Australia and New Zealand); • Open to international students undertaking Australian curriculums onshore in Australia who have achieved academic merit in their studies by achieving a minimum ATAR score of 80, or International Baccalaureate (IB) score of 28 including: • Australian Capital Territory Year 12 Certificate(ACTE) • New South Wales Higher School Certificate (HSC) • South Australian Certificate of Education (SACE) • Tasmanian Certificate of Education (TCE) • Victoria Certificate of Education (VCE) • Western Australian Certificate of Education (WACE) • Queensland Certificate of Education (QCE) • Northern Territory Certificate of Education (NTCE) • Provides a waiver of 25% of the annual tuition fee for each year of the program for the full duration of the degree program. To be eligible for this scholarship, you must: • Either be an alumni (graduate) of an AQF-recognised Australian Higher Education institution or have completed an onshore Australian Year 12 qualification with a ATAR of 80 or an onshore IB Diploma with a total of 28; • Have a University of Adelaide offer of admission (full offer or conditional offer) as a full-fee-paying international student; • Complete the acceptance process as outlined in your offer of admission; • Enrol in a full time study load for each study period of your degree. • Current University of Adelaide students who are transferring from one program to another prior to successful completion of their program of study (internal transfers); • Students who are recipients of a scholarship covering tuition fees awarded by a recognised scholarship awarding body such as a government ministry or department; • Applicants for Masters by Research or PhD programs.

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The scholarship offers a 25% tuition fee reduction for the minimum standard full-time duration of the scholar's chosen undergraduate or postgraduate degree.


It is not necessary to apply for the 2021-2025 University of Adelaide Higher Education Scholarship because this scholarship will be automatically awarded to students who meet the eligibility requirements. No separate Scholarship application form is required. Scholarship recipients will be confirmed at the point of acceptance.

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