The University of Adelaide offers many scholarships to students who wish to pursue higher education in Australia. One such scholarship is the Global Academic Excellence Scholarship given to international students by the University of Adelaide.
The Global Academic Excellence Scholarship offers a reduction of 50% in the tuition fee to students enrolled in the full-time duration of the chosen UG and PG degree. The student must demonstrate extraordinary academic excellence in order to be selected for the program.
|Scholarship Type||Merit-Based, College-Specific|
|Organization||University Of Adelaide|
|No. of Scholarships||N/A|
|Renewability||One Time Payment|
|International Students Eligible||Yes|
|Scholarship Website Link||https://international.adelaide.edu.au/admissions/scholarships/global-academic-excellence-scholarship-international|
The student is considered for the scholarship upon application or enrollment in their desired field of study at UG and PG level. The applicant must meet all the admission requirements at the University of Adelaide for the course work. The application must contain all the required documents and must be error-free.
The academic eligibility for the scholarship is:
Applicants who are not eligible to receive Global Academic Excellence Scholarship scholarships are:
No separate application required for the scholarship. Students are considered for the award upon application for their course work.
Applicants will be offered the scholarship by January 17, 2020, if applied for the first semester or by June 26, 2020, if applied for the second semester.
All applications for the required study field with the university must be submitted by:
Successful applicants will be notified within two weeks of the above-mentioned scholarship closing date. As the scholarship does not require any separate application, below are the entry requirements for UG and PG study.
The selection process for the Global Academic Excellence Scholarship scholarship is competitive. The main criteria for scholarship selection are academic achievement.
Students are expected to have excellent academic performance in their previous course work. Students are selected based on their scores at high school or undergraduate level.
A student must have a score equivalent to that of ATAR 98 and GPA 6.8 for UG and PG levels, respectively, in order to increase their chances of getting selected for the scholarship.
Applicants who are eligible for more than one scholarship offered by the university will receive only one scholarship.
The Global Academic Excellence Scholarship does not cover the costs of visas, Overseas Student Health Cover, travel, accommodation, living expenses, or any other such costs. It is given to waive off tuition fees only. Only two students having the highest score from each faculty will be awarded the 50% reduction of the tuition fee.
Meeting the academic eligibility requirements does not guarantee to receive the award. Successful applicants will be notified within two weeks of the scholarship closing date. Selected students must accept their award within 14 days of receiving the scholarship, otherwise, it will be awarded to the next deserving candidate.
Students enrolled in UG and PG programs at the University of Adelaide can avail of the benefits of scholarship if selected. The scholarship holder must be enrolled in full-time courses and required to maintain good academic standing and progress.
The University reserves the right to vary the awards, withdraw or not to offer scholarships under specific conditions. The scholarship holder Students may get a chance to participate in a photoshoot and complete a testimonial for the University, which may be published on the website.