15 December 2019



(Partially Funded)


2020 – Semester 1 – Curtin International Scholarships – Merit Scholarship

Curtin University strives to give high achieving students around the world the opportunity to pursue their ambitions and gain a world-class education. Through the Merit scholarship, Curtin welcomes eligible students of any nationality except Australian.

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Curtin University acknowledges the importance of being one of Australia’s most multicultural university campuses and this scholarship aims to grow the trust and confidence in Curtin University as a place for students to further their studies, careers and life experiences.

In addition, if you enrol in a Curtin English Language program before starting your studies, you will receive a maximum of 10 weeks free English. If you require more than 10 weeks’ English tuition to meet our requirements, fees apply for the tuition.

Opportunity Focus Areas:

  • Agriculture, environment and sustainability.
  • Architecture and construction.
  • Arts and creative industries.
  • Business, management and law.
  • Culture, language and Indigenous.
  • Education.
  • Engineering.
  • Health.
  • IT and computing.
  • Physical sciences and mathematics.

Required Languages


Eligible Countries


Program Period

According the program.

Eligibility Requirements (Criteria)

This scholarship is only for:

  • International, full fee-paying, non-sponsored students.
  • Students commencing studies at Curtin’s Western Australia campuses in 2019.
  • Students commencing a full Curtin undergraduate or master by coursework program.

Please note that this scholarship:

  • Is NOT available to Australian citizens.
  • Is NOT for students granted CRL (Credit for Recognised Learning) for any part of their studies.
  • Only covers tuition fees and does not cover any other international student expense.
  • Will not be extended beyond its prescribed duration or amount unless notified otherwise by Curtin.
  • Can be revoked at the discretion of Curtin if recipient already has a scholarship or sponsorship.
  • Can be revoked if the recipient does not accept their Letter of Offer or enrol in their course by the date specified.
  • Cannot be retained if a recipient defers their studies beyond a 2020 start date.
  • Offer must be accepted by the 15th December 2019.
  • Can only be applied in full to master degrees of 400 credit points.

To accept the scholarship, the recipient must:

  • Meet any conditions listed in their Letter of Offer.
  • Have met or exceeded the higher academic cut-off specified by Curtin, specific to this scholarship.
  • Pay the indicative deposit and OSHC indicated in their Letter of Offer.
  • Be aware of the dates and deadlines by which the above need to have been completed.

Opportunity Cost

(Partially Funded)

  • This scholarship provides eligible students 25% of their first year tuition fee, up to a maximum of AUD$10,000.

How to Apply

First Step:Choose a course.

Second Step: Gather your supporting documents.

Third Step: Once you have selected your course, click the apply now button on your chosen course page and follow the steps to lodge your application.

All qualifying applications to Curtin are automatically assessed for the Curtin International Merit Scholarship. No separate scholarship application is required.

-Admissions Office will assess each application accordingly and issue a supplementary letter, along with a Letter of Offer, to confirm whether the applicant has been successful.

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This Scholarship Published by:
Mohamed Magdi Eweda / Egypt

Reviewed by” Hanine Aymen/ Egypt
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