UQ India Global Leaders Scholarship

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UQ India Global Leaders Scholarship is designed for Indian students planning to pursue postgraduate studies at the University of Queensland. The scholarship program is applicable for those wanting to study in UQ’s Faculty of Law, Economics, and Business.

  • The India Global Leaders Scholarship amount ranges from AUD 5,000 to AUD 20,000.
  • Selection of recipients is based on academic records, career objectives, and extra-curricular achievements.
  • No separate application form is required for UQ India Global Leaders Scholarship program.

Students of both semester I and semester II are eligible for the scholarship program. The UQ India Global Leaders Scholarship application deadline for the same is November 30 and May 30 respectively.


Highlights

Scholarship Type Merit-Based, College-Specific
Offered byInstitution
OrganizationUniversity of Queensland
Application DeadlinePassed
No. of ScholarshipsN/A
AmountVariable
Renewabilityno
International Students EligibleYes
Scholarship Website Linkhttps://scholarships.uq.edu.au/scholarship/india-global-leaders-scholarship#qt-scholarship_tabs-foundation-tabs-1

Eligibility Criteria

The guidelines of UQ India Global Leaders Scholarship states that an eligible candidate is the one who

  • is an Indian citizen and currently residing in India.
    • Those who are studying English in Australia, are eligible to apply.
  • possess an offer letter for any course at the faculty of Economics, Business, and Law.
  • Has a consistently good academic record.

Note: Students must not already be pursuing a program in an Australian institution. Those studying English in Australia are still eligible to apply for the scholarship.


Application Process

There is no separate application form for UQ India Global Leaders Scholarship. However, to be considered for the scholarship, you must have an acceptance letter confirming admission at the University of Queensland.

Apart from the acceptance letter, you have to provide the following supporting documents:

  • An updated cv/resume describing your academic qualifications and professional experience
  • Statement of Purpose written in about 1000 words, addressing the following subjects:
    • The reason for your interest in the chosen degree program at UQ.
    • Personal goals and professional ambitions.
  • One reference letter in English from your teacher or employer.

Both first and second semester students are eligible to apply for the scholarship program. The application deadlines for India Global Leaders Scholarship 2020 are:

SemesterDeadline
Semester 1November 30
Semester 2May 30

Selection Process

Based on the applicant pool and the number of scholarships available, applicants are shortlisted. These students may have to undergo rounds of interviews before being finally selected for the UQ India Global Leaders Scholarship.

Factors Affecting Scholarship Selection Decision

While evaluating applications, the selection committee of UQ India Global Leaders Scholarships considers the following elements:

  • Academic records
  • Extra-curricular achievements
  • Academic performance against your peer group
  • Career objectives

Out of all the factors listed above, your academic excellence will play the most significant role.

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