The University of Queensland is offering scholarship for the students who undertake postgraduate study in Business, Economics, Law and Tourism programs excluding the MBA program. Citizens of Colombia, who normally reside in Colombia can apply for the scholarship.

The University of Queensland is one of Australia’s leading research and teaching institutions. The Colombia – Australia BEL Excellence Scholarship is an exciting opportunity for Colombian students who excel academically to undertake postgraduate study at The University of Queensland.

 

Academic Level

Scholarship is available to the pursue postgraduate students.

 

Eligible Courses

The scholarship is awarded in business, Economics, Law and Tourism programs excluding the MBA.

 

Value of Award

The scholarship will cover 50% tuition fee waivers for up to 4 semesters.

 

 

Applicant Eligibility

The following criteria must be met in order for applicants to be eligible for scholarship:

Citizens of Colombia, who normally reside in Colombia.

Students who have received an unconditional offer for a relevant postgraduate program and who are commencing students at UQ (the opportunity is not open to current, enrolled UQ students).

The scholarships are awarded on the basis of academic excellence and high achieving students are encouraged to apply.

Nationality: Citizens of Colombia, who normally reside in Colombia can apply for the scholarship.

 

College Admission Requirement

Entrance Requirements: Students who have received an unconditional offer for a relevant postgraduate program and who are commencing students at UQ (the opportunity is not open to current, enrolled UQ students).

English language Requirements: While a large number of partner universities teach in English, or offer courses taught in English, some universities in Latin America, Europe and Asia teach predominatly in the local language.

If you would like to study at a university which does not teach in English, you will need to demonstrate that you are proficient in the language of instruction before your application can be approved.

If you plan to study in a foreign language on exchange, complete an Assessment of Language Proficiency form and submit it with your application.

 

 

How to Apply

Steps to apply:

  • Lodge an official UQ postgraduate application form for international students to UQ International. You must apply for your chosen degree program first before applying for the scholarship.
  • Receive a UQ Student ID Number and an unconditional offer (or a conditional offer providing that all conditions are to be met by the closing date).
  • Once you have received your offer, complete the Faculty of Business Economics and Law International Scholarship Application Form (available below) and submit via email to scholarships@bel.uq.edu.au, or send via mail.

 

Application Deadline: The Application Deadline is April 30, 2017.

Application Form

Scholarship Page