The University of Newcastle, Australia
Refer to selection details for application information
Amount

$12,000

Number available

50

Scholarship details


Establishment

The FEBE International Architecture and Built Environment Postgraduate Coursework Scholarship has been established to encourage and support academically gifted international students to study a postgraduate coursework degree program with the Faculty, with the long term view to continuation into Research Higher Degree candidature.

For more information on this scholarship, please review the full Terms and Conditions.


Eligibility

To be eligible to apply for this scholarship you must meet the following criteria:

  • Be enrolled or enrolling in a FEBE Architecture and Built Environment postgraduate coursework program with UON.
  • Be enrolled on-campus at any University of Newcastle campus in Australia.
  • Be an International full-fee paying student.
  • Be enrolled full-time.
  • Meet the tiered GPA entry level requirements (minimum GPA of 5.0).
  • Not hold another scholarship for the same program of equivalent or more substantial benefit.
  • Not be in receipt of any other FEBE Fee Waiver Scholarships, with the exception of the FEBE International Alumni and Family Scholarships.

Required Documentation

If documentation is not provided your application will not be processed. Please have all required documents available for upload as PDF, DOC, DOCX, JPEG, or JPG files prior to completing the online application process.

  • None Required.

Benefit

The scholarship benefit received will vary depending on your GPA at entry:

  • Tier 1: GPA 6.0 at entry. For Semester-based programs this is AUD$750 per 10 units; for Trimester-based programs AUD$667 per 10 units.
  • Tier 2: GPA 5.5 at entry. For Semester-based programs this is AUD$500 per 10 units; for Trimester-based programs $444 per 10 units.
  • Tier 3: GPA 5.0 at entry. For Semester-based programs this is $250 per 10 units; for Trimester-based programs: AUD$222 per 10 units.

The total scholarship benefit ranges from $4000 to $12,000 over the two-year duration of the scholarship, provided eligibility is maintained. The approved benefit at time of entry does not change during the tenure of your scholarship.

The scholarship payment will be made in the form of a tuition fee waiver directly into the scholar’s tuition fee account thereby reducing the tuition fee liability.

The tuition fee waiver will not be reflected in the scholar’s account until after the census date.


Selection

No application is required for this scholarship.

Scholarships will be awarded automatically to students upon application to study an eligible FEBE Architecture and Built Environment postgraduate coursework degree program at the University of Newcastle.

Scholarship offers will be made on the basis of academic merit and benefit received will be scaled as outlined under Benefit.

Scholars receiving this scholarship will not be eligible for any other FEBE funded fee waiver scholarships, with the exception of the FEBE International Alumni and Family scholarship.

The faculty reserves the right not to award a scholarship.


Faculty

Faculty of Engineering and Built Environment


Contact Details

PVC Unit Team
Faculty of Engineering and Built Environment
Building EF, Room EF105
University Drive
Callaghan NSW 2308

Phone: +61 2 4921 6025
Fax: +61 2 4921 5759
Email: FEBE-Scholarships@newcastle.edu.au