The University of Western Australia offers Global Excellence Scholarships to high-level undergraduate and postgraduate students from selected countries around the world who apply for tutoring at the University. The scholarships are intended to encourage and assist these high-performing international students to start and pursue an undergraduate or postgraduate qualification at the University.

Host institution (s):

University of Western Australia

Level / field (s) of study:

Baccalaureate, direct track, graduate diploma, master’s degree or doctorate, in any subject,  except in the following cases:

• Direct route to Juris Doctor
• Direct route to medicine
• Direct route to pharmacy
• Direct route to podiatry
• Direct route to dentistry
• Graduate Diploma in Clinical Neuropsychology
• Graduate Diploma in Clinical Psychology
• Graduate Certificate in Autism Diagnosis
• Juris Doctor
• Dentist
• Doctor of Philosophy and Master of Clinical Neuropsychology
• Doctor of Philosophy and Master of Industrial and Organizational Psychology
• Master of Pharmacy
• Master of Clinical Audiology
• Master in industrial and organizational psychology
• Doctor of Philosophy and Master of Clinical Psychology
• Doctor of Medicine
• Master of Physiology of Clinical Exercise
• Master of Business Psychology
• Graduate Certificate in Diagnosis and Assessment of Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder (FASD)
• Graduate certificate in field practice

Number of grants:


Target group:

Citizens of the following countries: China, Canada, Myanmar, Singapore, Malaysia, Indonesia, Vietnam, Germany, Netherlands, Denmark, Norway, Sweden, Cambodia, Thailand, Brunei Darussalam, Hong Kong, Taiwan, Japan, Bangladesh, Bhutan, Maldives , Nepal, Sri Lanka, Argentina, Bolivia, Plurinational State of, Brazil, Chile, Colombia, Ecuador, French Guiana, Guyana, Peru, Suriname, Uruguay, Venezuela, Bolivarian Republic of Belize, Costa Rica, El Salvador, Guatemala, Mexico, Nicaragua, Panama, Mauritius, South Africa, Philippines, United States of America, United Kingdom, South Korea, Mongolia, Macao, Kenya, Zimbabwe, Botswana, Zambia, France, Belgium, Hungary, Italy, Monaco, Finland , Montenegro, Poland, Portugal, Spain, Russian Federation, Switzerland and Slovenia.

Value / inclusions of scholarships:

The scholarship, in the form of an annual reduction in tuition fees, can go up to AUD 45,000 over 3 years for undergraduate students and up to AUD 30,000 over 2 years for postgraduate students.

The value of the scholarship is determined by the Australian ranking of equivalent tertiary admission (ATAR) or the weighted average grade UWA (WAM). See the official website (link below) for more details.


The team informs you that the scholarship applicants must be one of the countries on the list  (see above). They must have received an offer for an undergraduate or postgraduate course at the University and have reached an ATAR equivalent of 85.00 – 98.00+; or WAM from 70.00 – 85.00+.

Application instructions:

Applicants eligible for the University will be  automatically considered  for the scholarship and will not need to submit a separate application. For postgraduate studies starting semester 2, 2020, the application deadline is   July 26, 2020,  while some postgraduate courses take place on different calendars (see official website). For undergraduate studies, applications are open two years before your start date.

It is important to read the full  terms  and conditions and visit the official website (link below) for detailed information on how to apply for this scholarship.


Official scholarships website: