Australia Awards at RMIT

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The Royal Melbourn Institute of Technology (Australia), usually known as RMIT, is a public research university based in Melbourn, Australia. It’s a global university-recognized for leadership and innovation in technology, design, and enterprise. RMIT is one of the tops ratted tertiary institutions in Australia for excellence in professional and vocational education and applied research. Its main campus is situated on124 La Trobe St, Melbourne VIC 3000, Australia.Australia Awards at RMIT

Australia Awards Scholarship (AAS) for RMIT:

RMIT University (Australia) is inviting applications from eligible international students from worldwide for Australia Award Scholarship 2020-2021. Australia Awards are prestigious international scholarships and fellowships funded by the Australian Government offering the next generation of global leaders an opportunity to undertake study, research, and professional development. Fully Funded Australia Award Scholarship Program  2020-2021 is NOW Available for International Students from different parts of the world for Undergraduate, Master, and Ph.D. (Doctoral) Degree Programs.

  • Types of Scholarship: Fully-Funded Scholarships

Participating  Countries for RMIT Scholarship: 

Lists of the countries that are eligible for Australia Awards Scholarships with application closing dates.


    • Bangladesh
    • Bhutan
    • Cambodia
    • India
    • Indonesia
    • Laos
    • Maldives
    • Mongolia
    • Myanmar
    • Nepal
    • Pakistan
    • Philippines
    • Sri Lanka
    • Timor-Leste
    • Vietnam
Opening Date: 1 February 2020

Closing Date: 30 April 2020


    • Federated States of Micronesia
    • Fiji
    • Kiribati
    • Marshall Islands
    • Nauru
    • Papua New Guinea
    • Republic of Palau
    • Samoa
    • Solomon Islands
    • Tonga
    • Tuvalu
    • Vanuatu
    • Wallis and Futuna
Opening Date: 1 February 2020

Closing Date: 30 April 2020

For Vanuatu, Closing date is 31 March 2020


    • Botswana
    • Ghana
    • Kenya
    • Madagascar
    • Malawi
    • Mauritius
    • Mozambique
    • Nigeria
    • South Africa
    • Tanzania
    • Zambia
Opening Date: 1 October 2019

Closing Date: 6 December 2019

Middle East:

    • Palestinian Territories
Opening Date: 1 October 2019

Closing Date: 6 December 2019

Scholarship Benefits: 

Australia Awards Scholarships are offered for the minimum period necessary for the individual to complete the academic program specified by the Australian higher education institution, including any preparatory training.

The following benefits generally apply:

    • full tuition fees
    • return air travel–payment of a single return, economy class airfare to and from Australia, via the most direct route
    • establishment allowance–a once only payment as a contribution towards accommodation expenses, textbooks, study materials
    • Contribution to Living Expenses (CLE) – a fortnightly contribution to basic living expenses paid at a rate determined by the department.
    • Introductory Academic Program (IAP)–a compulsory program prior to the commencement of formal academic studies covering information on living and studying in Australia
    • Overseas Student Health Cover (OSHC) for the duration of the award (for award holder only)–provided to cover the scholar’s basic medical costs (with the exception of pre-existing conditions)
    • Pre-course English (PCE) fees–if deemed necessary PCE may be available for students for in-country and/or in-Australia training
    • supplementary academic support may be available to ensure a scholar’s academic success or enhance their academic experience
    • fieldwork (for research awards and Masters by coursework which has a research component where fieldwork is compulsory) may be available for eligible research students for one return economy class airfare via the most direct route to their country of citizenship or within Australia.

Award conditions

Applicants who want to accept an Australia Awards Scholarship will need to sign a contract with the Commonwealth of Australia declaring that they will comply with the conditions of the scholarship.

Scholars are required to leave Australia for a minimum of two years after completing their scholarship. Failure to do so will result in the scholar incurring a debt for the total accrued cost of their scholarship.

How to apply

    • Check on the scholarship application opening and closing dates and participating countries.
    • Refer to the scholarship eligibility criteria and your country’s priority areas of study.
    • From the priority areas of study, choose the RMIT program you would like to study.
    • Complete your scholarship application.

If you are successful in the scholarship, you will be notified by the Australia Awards office in your country. The Australia Awards office will then apply on your behalf so you need not apply directly to us. Once you have accepted your scholarship, your Student Contact Officer will be in touch with you shortly to ensure your transition to RMIT is as smooth as possible

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