22 June 2020


Brisbane, Australia

(Partially Funded)


International Merit Scholarship – Queensland University of Technology (QUT)

This scholarship is sponsored by the Science and Engineering Faculty. It is a high achievement scholarship for future international science and engineering undergraduate and postgraduate students. In addition to financial support, you are encouraged to make the most of your QUT experience through extra development opportunities, which build your leadership skills and professional networks.

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Queensland University of Technology is a major Australian university with a truly global outlook. Home to nearly 50,000 students, they’re providing real-world infrastructure, learning and teaching, and graduate skills to the next generation of change-makers.

Opportunity Focus Areas:

Required Languages


Eligible Countries


Program Period

1 Year

Eligibility Requirements (Criteria)

You must meet all of the following requirements:

  • Minimum academic grades from a recognized study program.
  • Minimum English language entry requirements for the degree program.
  • Apply for and be accepted into one of these courses offered by the Science and Engineering Faculty.
  • You’re not eligible if you’re receiving another QUT scholarship.
  • If you are applying for a double degree that combines a Science and Engineering course with one offered by our QUT Business School or Creative Industries Faculty, you may be eligible for our International Merit Double Degree Scholarship.
  • Your eligibility will be assessed on the application for admission and based on your most recent studies.

Note: To receive the ongoing scholarship after your first two semesters, you must:

  • Maintain a minimum overall grade point average (GPA) of 5.5 on the QUT 7-point scale throughout your course at QUT.
  • Successfully complete each unit.

Opportunity Cost

(Partially Funded)

You will receive:

  • A scholarship to cover 25% of your tuition fees for your first two semesters of study at QUT. This scholarship is based on your entry score.
  • An ongoing scholarship to cover 25% of your tuition fees per semester of study at QUT, provided you meet the academic conditions.

Other benefits may include:

  • Membership of the QUT College of Excellence.
  • Access to QUT’s Leadership, Development and Innovation Program.

How to Apply

First Step: Apply to the University:

1. When you submit your application, you’ll need to include certified copies of:

  • Award certificates
  • Academic transcripts
  • Formal identity papers, like your passport, national identity card, or student visa

2. If you are currently in Australia, you must include a copy of your current confirmation of enrolment (CoE).

3. Make sure you also include information about your previous study and any study you are currently doing.

4. If your documents are not in English, you will need to supply a certified English translation.

5. Include a copy of your English test results in your application. You must have taken your test within the last two years. The university accepts test results from:

  • IELTS (Academic)
  • TOEFL iBT (internet-based)
  • Pearson Test of English (PTE Academic)
  • Cambridge English: Advanced (CAE)
  • Cambridge English: Proficiency (CPE).

6. To apply for your course, complete the application for admission as an international coursework student (F Form) and email it to
7. When you submit your application, you’ll need to pay a non-refundable application fee of $100. Pay your application fee through QUTPay.

Second Step: Apply to the scholarship:  You do not need to apply for this scholarship. The university will assess your qualifications when you apply for study, and it will let you know if you meet the criteria.

Third Step: The Results: If you are eligible, you will receive a scholarship offer along with your Admissions offer letter.

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This Scholarship Published by:
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Reviewed by” Rana Hassan/ Egypt
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