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International Masters Scholarship 2020

The International Masters Scholarship is offered to international students from selected countries who successfully apply for a selected masters degree. The scholarship offers a 20 percent reduction in your tuition fees for the first year of your course at ECU.


Important dates

Opens: 16-07-2019 Closes: 31-07-2020

Applies to

International Postgraduate Coursework

At a glance

  • Applicants must be an international student who receives an offer; or a conditional offer,  to commence study in 2020;
  • Students who meet ECU standard course entry from Andorra, Antigua and Barbuda, Argentina, Aruba, Austria, Bahamas, Bahrain, Bangladesh, Barbados, Belgium, Bermuda, Bhutan, Botswana, Brazil, Brunei Darussalam, Bulgaria, Burma (Myanmar), Cambodia, Canada, Cayman Islands, Chile, China, Colombia, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Denmark, East Timor, Ecuador, Egypt, Estonia, Faeroe Islands, Fiji, Finland,  France, French Polynesia, Germany, Gibraltar, Greece, Greenland, Guam, Hong Kong, Hungary, Iceland, Indonesia, Iran, Ireland, Israel, Italy, Japan, Jordan, Kazakhstan, Kuwait Laos, Latvia, Lesotho, Liechtenstein, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Macau, Malaysia, Maldives, Malta, Mauritius, Mexico, Monaco, Nepal, Netherlands, New Caledonia,  Norway, Palau, Papua New Guinea, Poland, Portugal, Puerto Rico, Qatar, Russian Federation, San Marino, Saudi Arabia, Seychelles, Singapore, Slovakia, Slovenia, Solomon Islands, South Africa, South Korea, Spain, Sri Lanka, Sweden, Switzerland, Taiwan, Tanzania, Thailand, The Philippines, Tonga, Turkey, UK, United Arab Emirates, USA, Vietnam are eligible for the International Masters Scholarship;
  • Applicants are able to package with ELICOS;
  • Open to prospective students (not current students); and
  • Scholarship recipients will receive financial assistance amounting to 20% (percent) off their ECU tuition fees for the first year of their study.

Eligibility guidelines

To be eligible for this scholarship you must:

  • be an  international student, not an Australian Citizen, Australian Permanent Resident, or New Zealand Citizen;
  • be a citizen of one of the countries identified above;
  • study at ECU Joondalup, ECU Mount Lawley, or ECU South West (Bunbury);
  • not be in receipt of a government scholarship or industry sponsorship;
  • not have received a Confirmation of Enrolment (CoE) from ECU for a postgraduate course issued prior to 18 July 2019;
  • commence study in your postgraduate course in 2020;
  • meet ECU’s direct academic entry requirements for the course of your choice; and
  • study one of the following postgraduate courses:

Arts and Humanities

Master of Professional Design (J72); Master of Professional Communications (L44); Master of Design (L45)

Business and Law

Master of Project Management (L99); Master of Supply Chain & Logistics Management (I78); Master of Marketing and Innovation Management (L42); Master of Laws (Research) (I74); Master of Human Resource Management (L75); Master of Business by Research (I73)

Education

Master of Education (Advanced) (J89)

Engineering

Master of Engineering (I59)

Medical and Health Science

Master of Critical Care Paramedicine (J84); Master of Medical and Health Science by Research (J90); Master of Nutrition and Dietetics (I49); Master of Paramedic Practitioner (J78); Master of Public Health (I62); Master of Science (Assisted Reproductive Technology (J51)

Nursing

Master of Nursing (J88)

Science

Master of Bioinformatics (I77); Master of Computer Science (I45); Master of Computing and Security by Research (I85); Master of Cyber Security (L33); Master of Environmental  Management (L86);Master of Environmental Science (J48); Master of Science by Research (I84)

West Australian Academy of Performing Arts

Master of Arts (Performing Arts) (J40)

Terms and conditions

The following ongoing conditions apply to this scholarship:

  • The scholarship recipient must be in continuous good standing academically and financially.
  • The scholarship recipient must maintain a full time enrolment load of 60 credit points each semester or study period, and not defer their studies for more than one semester during their course.
  • The scholarship recipient must not exceed 120 credit points in the first year for postgraduate studies
  • Course transfers are not permitted without ECU’s permission (permission may be withheld by ECU in its absolute discretion).
  • The scholarship funds can only be used for tuition fees and cannot be used for any other student expense. Scholarship funds will be applied on a unit-by-unit basis at the relevant census date.
  • The scholarship cannot be transferred to an ECU campus or partner outside Western Australia, or to another university.
  • The scholarship recipient must pay their tuition fees within the stipulated payment deadlines, failure to do so may negate the scholarship and the tuition fee structure will revert to full-fee international tuition.
  • The scholarship can be revoked if the recipient does not accept their Letter of Offer or enrol in their course by the date specified.
  • The scholarship recipient may be ineligible for a scholarship if they are in receipt of a government scholarship or industry sponsorship during the term of the scholarship. This is at the discretion of ECU.
  • The scholarship recipient must comply with any applicable visa requirements.

All scholarships are awarded at ECU’s discretion. ECU reserves the right to revoke the scholarship at any stage if a student is found to have provided information that is misleading, does not meet the scholarship eligibility criteria (including ECU’s standard and specific admission requirements), or does not comply with the ongoing conditions of the scholarship. ECU reserves the right to decline to award scholarships if, in its opinion, there are no suitable applicants. The number of scholarships to be awarded shall be at the sole discretion of ECU. This scholarship may be withdrawn from offering by ECU at any time.

How to apply

If we approve your ECU course application you’ll automatically be assessed for this scholarship by our Admissions Office. No separate scholarship application is required.

The Admissions Office will issue a separate letter relating to your scholarship, along with a Letter of Offer for your course, to confirm whether you’ve been successful.

Applying for an ECU Course

You’re invited to apply through any one of ECU’s Authorised Agents.

You can apply online via the ECU Online Application Portal.

You can apply online direct to ECC

How to accept this scholarship

To accept your scholarship, you must:

  • meet any conditions listed in your Letter of Offer;
  • meet the entry requirements for your chosen course;
  • accept your Letter of Offer by following the instructions provided;
  • pay the indicative deposit and Overseas Student Health Cover requested in your Letter of Offer; and
  • be aware of the dates and deadlines for completing any requirements in the Letter of Offer.

The scholarship can be revoked if the dates and deadlines are not met.

For more information

Contact international.partnerships@ecu.edu.au

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