Curtin University Global Curtin Merit Scholarships for International Students in Australia for 2023

About the Scholarship:

Curtin University is currently accepting applications for the Global Curtin Merit Scholarships. These scholarships are designed to support international students pursuing full undergraduate or master’s degrees by coursework at Curtin University in Australia. Successful recipients will receive a 25% reduction in their first-year tuition fees.

About Curtin University:

Curtin University, located in Bentley, Perth, Western Australia, is a leading public research institution. It is the largest university in Western Australia, with a commitment to academic and applied research across various disciplines. Named after former Australian Prime Minister John Curtin, the university has expanded its presence, with campuses in Singapore, Malaysia, Dubai, and Mauritius. Curtin University offers a wide range of programs and has 95 research centers across its five main faculties.

Details about Global Curtin Merit Scholarships at Curtin University:

  • Scholarship Sponsor: Curtin University
  • Scholarship Value: 25% off the first year of tuition
  • Number of Awards: Not specified
  • Study Level: Undergraduate and Postgraduate
  • Host Institution: Curtin University


The Global Curtin Merit Scholarships cover the following benefits:

  • A 25% reduction in the first-year tuition fees for eligible recipients.
  • The scholarship amount is capped and cannot exceed 25% of the first-year tuition fees or 200 credit points.
  • It may only be fully applied to students who are completing at least 400 credits in their major course.
  • For students completing at least 300 credit points in their major course, the scholarship covers no more than 25% of the first-semester tuition costs.
  • The scholarship specifically covers tuition fees and is credited to the recipient’s fee account by the census date of the study period.

Eligibility Criteria for Global Curtin Merit Scholarships:

To be eligible for the Global Curtin Merit Scholarships, applicants must meet the following criteria:

  • Citizens of all countries except Australia are eligible to apply.
  • The scholarship is available for undergraduate and postgraduate study in the following faculties:
    • Faculty of Humanities
    • Faculty of Business and Law
    • Faculty of Health Sciences
    • Faculty of Science & Engineering: Science courses, Engineering courses, Western Australian School of Mines (WASM)
  • All undergraduate degrees are eligible for international students except for Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery programs.
  • The scholarship is open to students commencing full Curtin undergraduate or master’s programs by coursework.
  • Applicants must meet Curtin University’s higher academic cut-off score established specifically for this scholarship.

Application Process for Global Curtin Merit Scholarships:

No separate scholarship application is required for the Global Curtin Merit Scholarships. Applicants can apply for their chosen Curtin program online through Curtin University’s registered education agents or apply directly to Curtin online. The scholarship will automatically be considered for all eligible applicants.

Supporting Documents:

Applicants should include the following documents with their university application:

  • Award certificates
  • Certified copies of previous qualifications
  • English proficiency documents
  • Academic transcripts
  • Grading system descriptions

Language Requirement:

Applicants must demonstrate English proficiency through recognized exams and credentials such as IELTS and TOEFL. Specific English language requirements for each course can be found on the respective course pages.

For Inquiries Contact:

Global Curtin Curtin University GPO Box S1512 Perth Western Australia 6845

  • Telephone (Calling from within Australia): +1300 222 888 (Select Options 2-2-1)
  • Telephone (Calling from overseas): +61 8 9266 5888
  • Email: [email protected]
  • Global Curtin is located in Curtin Connect, Building 102.

Business Hours: Monday – Friday: 8:00 am – 5:00 pm

Application Deadline: October 15, 2023

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