QUT International Merit Scholarship is awarded incoming international students starting UG and PG programs in 2020. The recipients of the scholarship program are awarded a 25% tuition fee reduction.
Applicants must note that QUT International Merit Scholarship is a renewable scholarship program. However, for this, applicants must maintain a minimum GPA of 5.5 on a 7.0 scale
|Scholarship Type||Merit-Based, College-Specific|
|Organization||Queensland University of Technology|
|No. of Scholarships||N/A|
|International Students Eligible||Yes|
|Scholarship Website Link||https://www.qut.edu.au/study/fees-and-scholarships/scholarships/international-merit-scholarship|
Prospective candidates are required to fulfill general eligibility requirements listed below:
|GCA A levels||12 A level points on taking the aggregate of 3 academic subjects.|
|United Exam Certificate (UEC)||Average score of 2 subjects out of 5 (excluding Chinese, Malay, and PE)|
|India – School Certificate awarded by CBSE or CISCE||Above 80% in 5 academic subjects|
|India – State Board (10+2), Senior High School Certificate||Above 90% in 5 academic subjects|
|International Baccalaureate Diploma (completed outside Australia)||Aggregate of 34|
|Chinese National University Entrance Exam -GAOKAO||85% in 4 academic subjects|
*Other equivalent qualifications under different grading systems will also be considered.
QUT International Merit Scholarship candidates are not required to apply separately.
The applications submitted by the candidates to secure admission at the Queens University of Technology are assessed for the scholarship too.
The officials from QUT will be informed about their eligibility for the scholarship program via email.
The selection decision for QUT International Merit Scholarship is made on the basis of an applicant’s academic performance.
Since it is a merit-based scholarship, the recipients are the ones who have high achievements and meet the eligibility criteria set by QUT.
Furthermore, to receive the ongoing scholarship, applicants must fulfill the requirements given below:
Sponsored by the Faculty of Science and Engineering, the QUT International Merit Scholarships are offered to incoming international students.
The scholarship program is applicable for various UG and PG programs in Science and Engineering. Some of eligible areas of study include Information technology, Engineering, mathematics, etc.
Summary of the grant details is presented in the table below:
|Study-Level||Undergraduate and Postgraduate|
|Eligible Candidates||Prospective international students|
|Number of Scholarships||Not specified|
|Study Area||Building and planning, Engineering, Information Technology and Science and Mathematics|
|Study-Length||2 to 4 years|
|Scholarship Award||25% of tuition fee|
This opportunity is not limited to financial support it also contributes to the overall development of students by providing them with extra opportunities to help them build leadership qualities and professional connections.
Students who are already receiving another QUT scholarship shall not be offered the International Merit Scholarship.