You are willing to pursue your studies in Australia. Good news! Melbourne Undergraduate Scholarships for International Students are currently ongoing application. In this article, we will explain everything you need to know about this scholarship program, its worth and step by step application process.
Melbourne Undergraduate Scholarships for International Students is a partially funded scholarship. The International Undergraduate Scholarships was established by the University of Melbourne in the recognition of important contribution made by international students to the variety of the University’s student population.
International Undergraduate Fee Remission Scholarships are awarded on the criteria of academic merit and allocated on a competitive basis subject to quotas by course and region. The University of Melbourne is a public research university which is located in Australia.
Melbourne University was established in 1853, it is also Australia’s second oldest university and the oldest in Victoria. The university’s main campus is located in Parkville, an inner suburb north of Melbourne’s central business district, with several other campuses located across Victoria.
The University of Melbourne has a funding of about $1.335 billion which is the largest of any Australian tertiary institution. But, Australian endowments are quite small compared with those of the wealthiest US universities. The University of Melbourne Award recognizes individuals who have made an exceptional and enduring contribution to the University and its scholarly community. Candidates of the award are acknowledged by bronze commemorative plaques with Professors Walk on the Parkville campus.
However, the university’s endowments recovered after hardship following the 2008 Great Recession, which reduce its investments by 22%. This required the restructuring of the university, including cutting of some staff, largely through excess and early retirements. The program period for these scholarship is three years. To find all the available courses, click here.