International Student Scholarship

The International Student Scholarship (ISS) is available to all new international vocational, research, full degree and packaged academic coursework students who meet the academic criteria at CQUniversity Australia.

Scholarship Value: 25% for new students commencing in Term 2, 2020 onwards

Length of Scholarship: Duration of course

Number Available: Unlimited

Opening Date: 01 January 2019

Closing Date: 31 December 2030

Study LevelEnglish Language + Academic; VET; Undergraduate; Postgraduate (Course work); Postgraduate (Research)
Year of StudyFuture
Study RegionBrisbane; Melbourne; Sydney
Study ModeOn-campus
Study LoadFull time

Minimum overall grade average of 65% or equivalent; or

Minimum GPA of 4.9 (7 point scale*); or

Minimum GPA of 2.6 (4 point scale with 2 as the minimum passing grade) from most recent successfully completed studies.

* The standard grading scale adopted in Australia.

If you are interested in studying at one of our regional campuses including Adelaide and Perth, visit our International Student Scholarship – Regional

Please refer to the International Student Scholarship eligibility criteria.

Applicants who have successfully completed their most recent studies with:

  • A minimum overall grade average of 65% or equivalent; OR
  • Minimum GPA of 4.9 (7-point scale); OR
  • Minimum GPA of 2.6 (4-point scale with a minimum pass of 2)

Note: The GPA 7-point scale is the standard grading scale adopted in Australia.

There is no right of appeal should the applicant be unsuccessful in securing a scholarship or has their scholarship withdrawn. The terms and conditions may be changed at any time and the University will provide 20 working days' written notice to all current International Student Scholarship recipients. Students who are uncertain about any of the terms and conditions, are encouraged to speak to the Student Experience team at their campus.

The scholarship value of 25% is available to new students commencing their studies for the first time at CQUniversity from Term 2, 2020 onwards.

This scholarship is not available to current students.

Please refer to the International Student Scholarship terms and conditions.

You must provide all certified or original translated completion certificates and academic transcripts to enable an assessment of your application.

You must apply for the International Student Scholarship when you apply for your vocational, research, full degree or packaged academic course at the same time through our online system iStart.

You will be able to monitor the status and outcome of your application through iStart.
CQUniversity Vice-Chancellor