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Scholarship details


The TEI ELICOS Scholarship has been established to encourage and support international students who apply through the agent Tertiary Education International Pty Ltd (TEI) to study ELICOS with the English Language Centre (ELC) plus Undergraduate Business programs with the University of Newcastle (Australia).

The TEI ELICOS Scholarship will be available to eligible international students commencing their ELICOS in Study from Home mode with the English Language Centre (ELC); an allowance made possible for international students impacted by the closure to Australia’s international borders during the COVID-19 pandemic.

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


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

  • Be an international full-fee paying student who applied through Tertiary Education International Pty Ltd (TEI).
  • Be enrolled full-time.
  • Be commencing a minimum of 10 weeks ELICOS with the ELC plus a University of Newcastle undergraduate Business program.
  • Meet all of the financial obligations of a full-fee paying international student, including the full tuition fee and other expenses for the purpose of obtaining your student visa, and in the event that eligibility for the scholarship is not maintained.

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.


The scholarship benefit is payable as a tuition fee waiver for the ELICOS duration listed on the scholar’s letter of offer.

The scholar’s ELICOS tuition will be $424 per week for 2021 (after a reduction of approximately 7%).

The scholar’s ELICOS tuition will be $447 per week for 2022 (after a reduction of approximately 7%).

The scholarship will be applied directly to the recipient’s University of Newcastle customer account at the beginning of each relevant ELICOS session.

The number available and estimated value are indicative only and will be calculated based on the recipient's actual ELICOS enrolment. The scholarship availability is subject to funding in both years.


No application is required for this scholarship.

Eligibility for this scholarship will be assessed alongside your application for admission to the University of Newcastle and you may be automatically awarded this scholarship.

Scholarships will be awarded where criteria are met, and the quota has not been exceeded. Where funding permits, the ELC will aim to support all eligible scholars.

The ELC reserves the right not to award a scholarship.


Faculty of Business and Law

Contact Details

International Enquiries
International Enquiries and Conversion
UON Global
University of Newcastle
University Drive, Callaghan NSW 2308


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