Online International Welcome Scholarship

Welcoming new students into our supportive community has always been at the heart of Murdoch University. As such, we are offering a 40% scholarship to welcome eligible new international students who commence their Murdoch University studies online whilst travel to Perth, Western Australia is not possible. 

Provider:
Murdoch University
No. of Scholarships:
Multiple
Duration of Award:
1 Semester
Level of study:
  Undergraduate
  Postgraduate
Semester Availability:
  Semester 1
Study Area:
  Business and Law
  Technology

Eligibility

To be eligible for this scholarship, you must:

  • be an international, full fee-paying student residing outside of Western Australia at the time of application and commencement of studies at Murdoch University,
  • be eligible to be granted a Subclass 500 Student Visa
  • commence your Murdoch University degree in the Special November intake with a start date of 23 November 2020
  • commence your Murdoch University degree online whilst travel to Perth, Western Australia is not possible
  • start studying one of the eligible courses and be enrolled as an online mode of delivery in one or more of the eligible units,
  • not be receiving any other Murdoch scholarship
  • not be subject to any of the exclusions.

Note that the scholarship:

  • is for new international students who are admitted and commence their studies online whilst travel to Perth, Western Australia is not possible.
  • is a 40% reduction of the eligible enrolled courses and units;
  • only applies:
    • in respect of eligible units, forming part of eligible courses, delivered online; and
    • during such time as new international students are unable to travel to Western Australia due to government travel restrictions. Once travel is possible, the following will apply:
      • if a student has accepted their Murdoch Letter of Offer, whilst Murdoch would expect them to make arrangements to relocate to Perth, in the event that the student is not able to arrive before classes commence, Murdoch would honour the offered Scholarship for their first teaching period enrolment but revoke the Scholarship for any future enrolled teaching periods, or
      • if a student commences their enrolment at Murdoch and it is prior to the admitted intake period census date, Murdoch would honour the offered Scholarship for the current teaching period enrolment but revoke the Scholarship for any future enrolled teaching periods, or
      • if a student commences their enrolment at Murdoch and it is after the admitted intake period census date, Murdoch would honour the offered Scholarship for the current teaching period enrolment but revoke the Scholarship for any future enrolled teaching periods, or
      • if a student has not Accepted their Murdoch Letter of Offer, the revoking of the Scholarship will be at the discretion of Murdoch and confirmed in writing to the student;
  • has no financial payout and is not refundable;
  • will be automatically deducted from the enrolled unit tuition fee at time of enrolment;
  • will not be extended beyond its prescribed duration, except where notified by Murdoch University in writing;
  • cannot be transferred to another university;
  • will not be applied to tuition fees that are incurred:
    • for Murdoch University's units delivered through Open Universities Australia or FutureLearn
    • as part of cross-institutional units completed with another university;
    • for units undertaken at, or under an enrolment at, a Murdoch University campus outside of Western Australia; or
    • as part of a Non-for-Award enrolment at Murdoch University;
  • only applies to partial tuition fees and does not apply to any other student fee of expense;
  • will be revoked if the recipient defers the start of her or his studies beyond an eligible intake and;
  • can be revoked in other circumstances outlined in the Terms and Conditions which will be referenced in Murdoch University's Letter of Offer.

 

Business courses and units eligible for the November 2020 intake

B1367 Bachelor of Business M1279 Master of Business Administration (Global) M1274 Master of Professional Accounting (Advanced)

Majors:

  • Accounting
  • Banking
  • Business Law
  • Finance
  • Hospitality and Tourism Management
  • Human Resource Management
  • International Business
  • Management
  • Marketing

Units:

  • TLC101 Communications Skills for Undergraduate Study
  • BUS171 Foundations of Economics
  • MSP100

Units:

  • MBS538 Organisational Behaviour and Management
  • MBS539 Accounting for Managers
  • TLC501 Communication Skills for Postgraduate Study

Units:

  • MBS538 Organisational Behaviour and Management
  • MBS539 Accounting for Managers
  • TLC501 Communication Skills for Postgraduate Study

 

Technology courses and units eligible for the November 2020 intake

B1390 Bachelor of Information Technology
C1109 Graduate Certificate in Information Technology G1086 Graduate Diploma in Information Technology M1220 Master of Information Technology

Majors:

  • Artificial Intelligence and Software Automation
  • Business Information Systems
  • Computer Science
  • Cyber Security and Forensics
  • Games Software Design and Production
  • Games Technology
  • Internetworking and Network Security
  • Mobile and Web Application Development

Units:

  • ICT100 Transition to IT
  • ICT169 Foundations of Data Communications
  • ICT170 Foundations of Computer System

Units:

  • ICT521 IT Professional Practice
  • ICT581 Information Systems Principles and Practice
  • ICT582 Python Programming Principles and Practice

Units:

  • ICT521 IT Professional Practice
  • ICT581 Information Systems Principles and Practice
  • ICT582 Python Programming Principles and Practice

Units:

  • ICT521 IT Professional Practice
  • ICT581 Information Systems Principles and Practice
  • ICT582 Python Programming Principles and Practice

How to Apply

You do not need to apply for this scholarship. It is automatically awarded to you if you meet all the eligibility criteria.

Required Documents

Not required.

Payment Method

This scholarship works as a 40% tuition fee contribution and is automatically deducted from the enrolled unit tuition fee in the November special intake teaching period.
Scholarship Value:
40% fee reduction
Opening Date:
01 Oct 2020
Closing Date:
30 Nov 2020
Student Type:
  • International