The Higher Education Scholarships recognize and reward international undergraduate and postgraduate (by coursework) students who have successfully completed their year 12 high school studies (undergraduate only) or an AQF-recognized course or program at an Australian higher education institution before beginning their degree at the University of Adelaide.
Higher education scholarship application
The 2021–2025 University of Adelaide Higher Education Scholarship will be given automatically to students who match the conditions, therefore there is no need to submit an application. There is no need to submit a separate scholarship application. The winners of scholarships will be verified at the time of acceptance.
Eligibility for higher education scholarship
- Enroll in a full-time course load for each semester of your degree program
- fulfill the requirements for acceptance listed in your offer of admission
- a full or conditional offer of admission from the University of Adelaide as a fully-paying overseas student
- Be a graduate (alumni) of an AQF-recognized institution of higher learning in Australia or have earned an on-shore Australian Year 12 diploma with an ATAR of 80 or an on-shore IB Diploma with a total of 28.
This scholarship is not available to the following students:
- students enrolled in Ph.D. or Masters by Research programs.
- Students who have received offers that combine a University of Adelaide degree with either a University of Adelaide College or Eynesbury program.
- Students who have been given a scholarship by an established organization, such as a government ministry or department
- Students who are currently enrolled at the University of Adelaide and moving on to another program before finishing their current one (internal transfer students).
higher education scholarship amount
The scholarship provides a 25% tuition fee discount for the minimum required full-time study period of the scholar’s selected undergraduate or graduate degree.
The scholarship payment will be given in the form of a tuition fee waiver that is deposited directly into your tuition fee account, which will reduce your tuition fee liability for each period of instruction for the stated length of time by the amount of the scholarship. The tuition fee waiver might not appear on your tuition fee account until the census date of your entry, so please be aware of that.
higher education scholarship last date
Scholarships are available all year long, however, applicants are advised to complete the admissions procedure as soon as possible to give themselves enough time to apply for a visa and get ready for their studies.
For the minimum required full-time period required by the scholar’s selected undergraduate or graduate program
The following conditions and terms apply to this scholarship:
- As soon as an offer is made, the Higher Education Scholarship is instantly applied. When they accept their offer, students will be informed of the scholarship.
- International students who receive favorable evaluations at Australian TVET institutions are given this scholarship.
- This scholarship is given to international students who have completed a recognized degree or program at an Australian Higher Education institution, either in Australia or abroad, demonstrating their love of study and commitment to Australian education.
- For the time period specified in the scholarship award letter, the scholarships cover tuition fees for studies at the University of Adelaide. Visas, Overseas Student Health Insurance, travel, lodging, living expenses, books, and study materials, as well as any other expenditures related to living in Adelaide or attending the University of Adelaide, are not covered by the scholarships.
- International students who are pursuing Australian Year 12 curricula in Australia or abroad and who have demonstrated academic merit are eligible to apply for the Higher Education Scholarship, provided they have earned a minimum ATAR score of 80 or an International Baccalaureate (IB) score of 28.
higher education scholarship contact number
for further inquiries please call the numbers below:
- +61 8 8313 7335
- 1800 061 459
Level 4 Kenneth Wills Building
North Terrace Campus
The University of Adelaide
South Australia 5005
Visit the official scholarship website: higher education scholarship