Macquarie University announces scholarships worth AUD $15 million for Indian students in 2020

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Macquarie University

A tenfold jump in scholarships offered from AUD$ 1.5 million offered in 2018-19to $15million for all degree programs commencing in 2020 

New Delhi, November 8, 2019:Macquarie University, one of Australia’s top 10 Universities, today announced scholarship worth AUD $15 million to reward outstanding students in India, with a focus on providing financial support  for students across all Macquarie courses.

The university offers upto$40,000 scholarship for Indian students enrolling in undergraduate program and upto$25,000 scholarship for postgraduate programs. The scholarships will be disbursed as $10,000 annual scholarship towards tuition fees covering all coursework programs commencing in 2020. This would mean a student enrolling in a 4-year undergraduate degree would receive $40,000 over 4 years or approximately 25-30% off their total tuition fees.

The scholarships will enable Indian students to achieve their career goals by providing financial support to acquire an internationally recognised degree from a globally renowned university .Following sharp increase in applications from Indian students in 2018-19, the university and has increased their scholarships from $1.5million to $15million.

Some of the most popular study areas at Macquarie include Management, Applied Finance, Accounting, Arts, Cyber Security, Criminology, Data Science, Engineering, Information Technology, International Business, Teaching, Management, Psychology, Public Health and Science Innovation.

Applicants for all 2020 scholarships will be required to meet the English and academic requirements for the course they have selected and accept their offer by the deadlines listed below:

For students commencing a degree in Feb 2020 the deadline is 20th Dec 2019

For students commencing a degree in July 2020 the deadline is 19th June 2020

For details on application and eligibility please visithttps://www.mq.edu.au/

About Macquarie University, Australia

Founded in 1964 to offer students, staff and partners a more flexible alternative to the prevailing university model, Macquarie University is now reaping the rewards of its innovative, interdisciplinary approach. Macquarie is widely regarded as a progressive institution, both locally and internationally. Ranked among the top 1 per cent of universities in the world, and with 5-star QS rating, the University is considered one of the world’s best, producing highly sought-after graduates. With a strong tradition in pioneering thinking, ingenuity and exploration, we continue to break new ground as we work to solve some of the world’s most pressing issues to build a positive future for all.