International Student Award

  • Master, Bachelor

The International Student Award has been established to assist students from low income and developing countries to access education at a highly ranked Australian university. It is available to eligible new students commencing in Term 3 and provides a 15% contribution towards tuition fees for the duration of program.


To be eligible, applicants must: • Be an International Student; and • Be a citizen of an eligible country; and • Be commencing full-time study as a new student on campus^ in a UNSW Diploma, UNSW undergraduate or postgraduate coursework program (excluding programs offered by AGSM, UNSW Online, UNSW Canberra, UNSW Foundation Programs, Transition Program Online, any program taught in the Hexamester calendar, or Study Abroad students); and • Must have applied and received an offer of admission* into a UNSW undergraduate or postgraduate degree program; and • Must not be a current student of UNSW (exceptions made for those who have completed an undergraduate program at UNSW and are commencing a postgraduate program).

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Provides a 15% contribution directly towards tuition fees.


Applicants are automatically considered for this Award when applying for admission to UNSW. Eligible students will be invited to submit a brief statement about their motivation to study at UNSW. Please note, the Award is only available to eligible students commencing in the following year, so UNSW encourages you to submit your application for admission as soon as possible to be considered for this Award.

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