Western Sydney University- Vice-Chancellor's Academic Excellence Postgraduate Scholarships

Awarded by : Western Sydney University

Updated on Aug 23, 2022
Rashmi Shukla

University Research Analyst

Western Sydney University- Vice-Chancellor's Academic Excellence Postgraduate Scholarships

  • Applicable for

    Western Sydney University in Australia

  • Max scholarship per student

    Rs 3,57,888/-

  • No. of students to be awarded


  • Course Level

  • Intake year

    Apr 2023 +5 more

  • Type of scholarships


Report Incorrect information Last updated on 23-Aug-2022

Scholarship Overview

  • This scholarship is offered to all new international PG students

Applicable course, university and country

This scholarship is applicable for 15

This scholarship is applicable for the following courses in Western Sydney University in Australia

  • Applicable for all UG courses

Scholarship amount details

Max scholarship per student: AUD 6,400 => Rs 3,57,888

Conversion rate used: 1 AUD = Rs. 55.02 (last updated 16th March 2023)

Scholarship amount will be given: Every Trimester

Scholarship amount can be used for

Type of Expense Indicates if scholarship can be used for this type of expense
Tuition & Fees Scholarship amount can be used for this
Living Expense ×Not covered in scholarship
Accommodation ×Not covered in scholarship
Air Fare/Travel Expenses ×Not covered in scholarship
Spouse/Child Care ×Not covered in scholarship
Health Cover ×Not covered in scholarship
Application ×Not covered in scholarship
Others ×Not covered in scholarship

  • Fifty percent (50%) of tuition fee per session for full-time enrolment for the duration of the degree not exceeding two years
  • The scholarship is a tuition fee waiver and does not cover costs associated with living expenses, accommodation, transport, overseas student health cover or other costs associated with study

Student Awards

Number of students to be awarded: Varies

Scholarship Eligibility

Special Restrictions

  • No Special Restriction applicable

Exams Details

Exam name Indicates if exam is required and cutoff (if any)
TOEFL Required (minimum score 82)
IELTS Required (minimum score 6.5)
PTE Required (minimum score 58)
12 Required
UG Required (minimum score 5.9 GPA)


  • An applicant for a Masters coursework degree program must either hold:
    • A Bachelor degree, or
    • An overseas qualification from a recognised university or tertiary institution that is equivalent to a Bachelor degree, or
    • A Graduate Diploma from a recognised tertiary institution or university
  • IELTS: 6.5 overall score, minimum 6.0 in each subtest
  • TOEFL: Total score 82: Writing 21, Speaking 18, Reading 13, Listening 13  
  • PTE: 58 overall; No communication skills less than 50
  • Applicant must:

    • submit a complete application for admission at least two months before the session commencement
    • be an international student and not an Australian citizen, New Zealand citizen or permanent resident of Australia. If your visa status changes to one of these during the study period, the scholarship will discontinue
    • be commencing in a new course of study in 2022
    • have received an offer of admission to Western Sydney University
    • satisfy the academic requirements for the scholarship, i.e., a minimum GPA of 5.95 on a 7 point scale or equivalent in their completed most recent undergraduate degree
    • meet all other admission requirements stated in the offer letter
    • and accept their admission offer by the acceptance deadline

Eligible student nationality

This scholarship is applicable for students from India +237 more

Application Process for this scholarship

  • Certified copies of academic qualifications indicating grades
  • Evidence of English language skills
  • Signed declaration
  • Applicants seeking admission on the basis of work experience must support their application with a Statement of Service for all work experience listed on the application

Scholarship Application

Students will be auto-considered for this scholarship when they apply for the courses on which this scholarship is applicable. No separate application is needed.

Important Dates

Date Additional Details
Application final end date Not Available
  • As a guide applicant should apply by 15th November for programs commencing in the Autumn Session (February/March) and by 15th May for programs commencing in the Spring Session (July/August)
  • The below programs have an application deadline on 31 October for Autumn Session (February/March):

    • Master of Clinical Psychology
    • Master of Professional Psychology
    • Graduate Diploma in Psychology

Please note that these dates could be in local country times and may not be IST (Indian standard time).

Contact email internationalscholarships@westernsydney.edu.au

Additional Information

  • An applicant is not eligible if they:
    • are a citizen of Australia or New Zealand, or hold permanent residency in Australia
    • are a study abroad or an exchange student coming to the University
    • are currently enrolled at Western Sydney University and apply for a scholarship for the existing course of study
    • are seeking to make an application for advanced standing for their course prior to, or after enrolment
    • did not submit an application to study at Western Sydney University and/or acceptance by the closing date
    • are applying to study a program located at Sydney City campus
    • have been awarded another scholarship by the University or another organisation that covers the cost of the tuition fees (fully or partially) to study at Western Sydney University
    • are applying to study a postgraduate research degree
  • All international applicants have been automatically considered for the scholarships funded by the university; no separate scholarship application is required

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