International students

Scholarships and loans

At Murdoch University we understand you may need some help on your journey to achieving your university qualification. Whether you need assistance with getting into university, or support while you're studying here, a number of different options are available depending upon your personal circumstances.


Murdoch University has a number of scholarships on offer for international students wanting to study an undergraduate or postgraduate coursework degree at Murdoch.

Our International Welcome Scholarships offer eligible students up to $10,000 off their first year tuition fee, commencing in either of the intakes for 2017, 2018 or 2019.

The Murdoch University Academic Excellence Awards acknowledge and reward commencing students who have a record of high academic achievement in previous studies.

For more information about other scholarships Murdoch offers international students and your eligibility, click here

The Australian Government offer scholarships to international students to enable them to complete their studies in Australia. To find out more information about the Australia Awards Scholarship program, click here.

Overseas student loans and grants

Murdoch University also participates in financial aid programs offered by governments in other countries.


Programs available

United States of America (USA)

William D. Ford Direct Loans
U.S Department of Veteran Affair Loans


Please contact us to apply for Canadian Student Loans or Grants


For completion of Bafög forms, please contact Jane Maurich.

Read the latest press release from International Education Centre (IEC) and Deutsche Bildung


Please contact us for completion of Lånekassen Form-C.


Please contact us for completion of CSN Study Assurance/ School Signature Forms


Please contact us for completion of Certification of Study Progress (Udlandsstipendium) Forms

If you have any questions regarding the above loan programs or would like to query a program that is not listed above, please contact the Financial Aid Department.

Mrs Sandra De Freitas
Student Financial Support Coordinator
Phone: +61 (8) 9360 7433