UNSW International Scholarship Program

We invite international students from all countries to apply for the range of scholarships and awards available. Apply now and start your studies this September. But remember you must submit an admission application to study at UNSW prior to this scholarship application.

New UNSW International Academic Excellence Program

UNSW International Academic Excellence Programs are a range of scholarships and awards available for international students applying for undergraduate and postgraduate coursework.
For international students beginning studies in Term 3 2019, we offer:

  • Scholarships and awards across all levels and study disciplines.
  • Two full scholarships covering tuition for the duration of your qualification.
  • A wide range of awards up to $10,000 available for your first year of study.

Apply Now

Applications close 31 July 2019 at 11:59PM AEST.


International students are eligible if:

  • You have submitted an admission application to study at UNSW prior to this Program application (applications to study are open)
  • You are applying to begin your studies in Term 3, 2019 
  • You have not already been awarded any other UNSW Sydney scholarship or award
  • If your application is successful, you will have two weeks to accept your scholarship or award and enroll in your chosen field of study.


Why Choose UNSW

Top 50 University

We are ranked 43rd overall in the world.
QS World University Rankings 2019

Top earners

The median full-time starting salary for UNSW postgraduate coursework students is the highest in Australia.
The Graduate Outcomes Survey, 2018

Most employable

UNSW graduates are the most employable in Australia.
Top 100 Graduate Employers and Future Leaders Awards, GradConnection/AFR, 2018

More UNSW International Scholarships

Click here to view more scholarships for international students. 


Need Help?

Let us know if you have any questions and we’ll be happy to help. ​

Email: [email protected]

International: +61 2 9385 1078