UQ Economics Scholarship - India 2018-19

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EligibilityStudents applying for UG/PG course in Economics at UQ
AwardUp to 50% of tuition fee waiver

About the Program


Last Updated On : 24-10-2018   Posted By : Admin

UQ Economics Scholarship - India 2018-19 invites applications from outstanding Indian students who wish to study undergraduate/postgraduate course in Economics at the University of Queensland, Australia. The scholarship aims to attract high achieving students from India who excel in academic and extra-curricular activities.


  • UQ Economics Scholarship - India 2018-19
    • The applicant must be an Indian citizen who is residing in India and has not undertaken any studies in Australia. 
    • Those Indian candidates who are studying English in Australia are eligible to apply.
    • The applicant must have received an unconditional offer for a relevant undergraduate/postgraduate program and he/she must be the commencing student at UQ.
    • The applicant applying for a UG course must have secured a grade of 90% in class 12 board exam and he/she must have also qualified the UQ Math entry requirement.
    • The applicant applying for PG course must have completed an undergraduate degree with an average grade of 80% from a recognised educational institution.
    • The applicant must have scored at least 6.5 overall and a minimum of 6.0 in each sub-band of the IELTS or a similar score in equivalent tests.
    • The applicants seeking admission into the Bachelor of Economics will receive up to 50% of tuition fee waiver.
    • The candidates seeking admission into the following PG coursework masters program will get up to 50% tuition fee waiver.

    Master of Applied Econometrics
    Master of Development Economics
    Master of Economics
    Master of International Economics and Finance
    Master of Health Economics
    Master of Economics and Public Policy


    • Applicant's academic transcripts
    • A motivation letter which outlines the applicant's interest in economics, why he/she wishes to study economics at UQ and also, a summary of any previous activities or experiences
    • Two letters of reference 
    • Evidence of English proficiency (e.g. IELTS)
    • A copy of resume/CV


    How can you apply?

    Eligible candidates can apply online by following the steps mentioned below:

    Step 1: First, apply for admission at UQ by clicking here.
    Step 2: New user needs to activate an account by clicking on 'Activate an account'.
    Step 3: Now use the registered email ID and password to log in and fill the admission form.
    Step 4: On submitting the admission form, the applicant receives a UQ student number.
    Step 5: Now, click here to download the scholarship application form. 
    Step 6: Use the UQ student number in the scholarship form and fill all the other required details in it.
    Step 7: Attach the required documents.
    Step 8: Now, submit the application form along with the required documents by email at scholar@economics.uq.edu.au

Selection Criteria

The scholarship is disbursed to the students on a competitive basis. The selected students may be called to participate in an interview.


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This scholarship is closed for further applications. It is expected to be launched by December, 2023. You can follow this scholarship for further updates.

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