Federation University Australia, or FedUni is Australia's newest University. It is the culmination of the former University of Ballarat and the Gippsland Campus of Monash University. Students will be automatically assessed for scholarships when applying for an eligible on-campus program at Federation University Australia. There is no need for a separate application. Students must commence their eligible program in semester 2, 2016, or semesters 1 or 2, 2017.
Federation University Australia Information
Established in 1870, Federation University Australia is a non-profit public higher education institution located in the suburban setting of the large town of Ballarat (population range of 50,000-249,999 inhabitants), Victoria. This institution has also branch campuses in the following location(s): Berwick, Churchill, Horsham, Brisbane. Officially accredited and/or recognized by the Department of Education and Training, Australia, Federation University Australia (FedUni) is a large (uniRank enrollment range: 20,000-24,999 students) coeducational higher education institution. Federation University Australia (FedUni) offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees such as pre-bachelor degrees (i.e. certificates, diplomas, associate or foundation degrees), bachelor degrees, master degrees, doctorate degrees in several areas of study. See the uniRank degree levels and areas of study matrix below for further details. This 149 years old higher-education institution has a selective admission policy based on students' past academic record and grades. International applicants are eligible to apply for enrollment.
To be eligible for the scholarship, you must be:
A prospective international student
Eligible to study in Australia with a student visa
Not have accepted, or be in receipt of, any other FedUni scholarship or bursary, or any other reduced fee arrangements at the time of entry to the University (with the exception of Federation University Accommodation Scholarships)
Not be in receipt of credit transfers or exemptions
Meet minimum academic IELTS 5.5 with no band less than 5.5 (or equivalent)
Meet the following academic performance requirements:
- Undergraduate degree program – overall academic performance with 'Distinction' in Year 12 (senior high school).
- Postgraduate degree program – overall academic performance with 'Credit' in bachelor degree study from HE Section 1 University
Enrolling in an eligible program
Enrolling in a program at a higher level than your existing qualification
Studying full-time at a home campus of Federation University Australia. Home campuses are located in Ballarat and Gippsland. These scholarships do not apply to students studying at a Federation University Partner Provider teaching location.
The International Excellence scholarships are equivalent to 20% of your tuition fees.