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    QUT International Merit Scholarship

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    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.

    • The scholarship is sponsored by the QUT Faculty of Science and Engineering.
      • UG and PG programs of the faculty are eligible.
    • International students with excellent academic records in the past can are eligible for QUT International Merit Scholarship.

    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


    Highlights

    Scholarship TypeMerit-Based, College-Specific
    Offered byInstitution
    OrganizationQueensland University of Technology
    Application DeadlineN/A
    No. of ScholarshipsN/A
    AmountVariable
    RenewabilityNo
    International Students EligibleYes
    Scholarship Website Linkhttps://www.qut.edu.au/study/fees-and-scholarships/scholarships/international-merit-scholarship

    Eligibility Criteria

    Prospective candidates are required to fulfill general eligibility requirements listed below:

    • Fulfilling the minimum academic score requirement for the chosen program.
      • International students must satisfy country-specific entry requirements.
    • Minimum TOEFL/IELTS/PTE test score to study in Australia.
    • Applying for an eligible UG or PG program at QUT.

    Qualifications for Students Applying from Overseas

    Qualification Minimum Requirement
    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.

    Eligible UG Program

    • Bachelor of Engineering
    • Bachelor of Games and Interactive Environments
    • Bachelor of Science
    • Bachelor of Urban Development
    • Bachelor of Information Technology
    • Bachelor of Mathematics
    • Bachelor of Games and Interactive Environments
    • Graduate Certificate in Project Management

    Eligible PG Programs

    • Master of Applied Science (Medical Physics)
    • Master of Business Process Management
    • Master of Data Analytics
    • Master of Engineering
    • Master of Engineering Management
    • Master of Information Technology
    • Master of Professional Engineering
    • Master of Project Management
    • Master of Engineering Management and Master of Engineering
    • Master of Engineering Management and Master of Project Management
    • Master of Engineering and Master of Project Management

    Application Process

    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.


    Selection Process

    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:

    • Maintain a minimum overall GPA of 5.5 on the QUT 7.0 scale.
    • Successfully complete each academic unit.

    Grant Details

    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
    Award Distributed Annually

    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.

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