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2023 and 2024 International Australian Alumni Scholarship
The 2024 International Australian Alumni Scholarship recognises a connection
international students have to Australian study. It is open to students from
all nationalities who have previously completed an education program in
Australia. The scholarship offers a 20% reduction in tuition fees for the
duration of your course at ECU.
Opens: 6-03-2023 Closes: 13-08-2024
International Undergraduate Postgraduate Coursework
At a glance
Each applicant must be an international student who, at the time of
applying, has completed, or is currently enrolled and is due to
complete by 13 August 2024 one of the qualifying programs listed below,
and receives an offer to study a course at ECU during the 2024 intake;
Open to prospective international students including ECU Alumni, who have
completed their original degree and receive an offer to enrol in Semester
Two, 2023, November 2023 or 2024 into a new degree (for example those
progressing from Bachelors to Masters courses).
Available for entry into selected undergraduate and postgraduate courses
as listed in the eligibility guidelines below.
Scholarship recipients will receive financial assistance amounting to a
20% reduction off their tuition fees for the duration of their ECU course.
To be eligible for this scholarship you must:
Have completed, or due to complete by 13 August 2024, one of the following
qualifying programs in Australia :
an English course (minimum 5 weeks);
a Study Abroad or Student Exchange program;
a University Foundation program;
Certificate, Diploma, Advanced Diploma, Associate degree at any Vocational Education and Training provider;
an undergraduate or postgraduate degree from ECU, or from another institution where the degree meets the requisite level of academic achievement as determined by ECU;
be an international student (not an Australian Citizen, Australian
Permanent Resident, or New Zealand Citizen);
between 6 March 2023 and 13 August 2024, receive an offer to study at ECU
Joondalup, ECU Mount Lawley, ECU South West (Bunbury);
not be in receipt of a government scholarship or industry sponsorship;
have not been issued a COE (Confirmation of Enrolment) relating to any
ECU course before 6 March 2023;
meet ECU’s entry requirements for the course and commence study onshore,
in an eligible undergraduate degree or postgraduate degree at ECU, Western
Australia in Semester Two 2023, November 2023 (Summer School), or in
Semester One or Two, 2024.
be entering into one of the eligible courses below:
All undergraduate degrees, (excluding Bachelor of Science (Nursing)
C33; Bachelor of Science (Nursing)/Bachelor of Science (Midwifery)
(Y76) and Bachelor of Science (Paramedical) K89); Bachelor of
Education (Early Childhood Studies) Y42; Bachelor of Education
(Primary) Y41; Bachelor of Education (Secondary) Y68, Bachelor of Arts
(Music Theatre) G44, Bachelor of Arts (Dance) G48, Bachelor of Music
Honours K35, Bachelor of Music L66, Bachelor of Music W76, Bachelor of
Performing Arts Honours W92, Bachelor of Arts (Arts Management) Y20,
Bachelor of Arts (Acting) Y93, Bachelor of Performing Arts Y97, Bachelor
of Arts Honours C34).
Arts and Humanities
Master of Professional Communications (L44).
Business and Law
Master of Business Administration (J52); Master of Business Administration
International (L94); Master of Finance and Banking (L98); Master of
International Hospitality Management (L89); Master of Management Information
Systems (L71); Master of Professional Accounting (L97); Master of Project
Management (L99); Master of Supply Chain & Logistics Management (I78);
Master of Marketing and Innovation Management (L42); Master of Human
Resource Management (L75); Master of Business Analytics (T79).
Master of Education (Advanced) (J89), Master of Education (H08), Master
of Teaching Early Childhood Education (I81). Masters of Teaching
Primary (I83), Masters of Teaching Secondary (I91).
Master of Engineering (I59); Master of Engineering Science (J63).
Master of Bioinformatics (I77); Master of Computer Science (I45); Master
of Cyber Security (L33); Master of Data Science (I97); Master of
Environmental Management (L86); Master of Environmental Science (J48);
Master of Horticultural Science (T66).
Medical and Health Science
Master of Critical Care Paramedicine (J84); Master of Nutrition and
Dietetics (I49); Master of Paramedic Practitioner (J78); Master of Public
Master of Nursing (J88).
Terms and conditions
The following ongoing conditions apply to this scholarship:
The recipient must continue to meet the eligibility guidelines and these
terms and conditions at the time of applying and throughout the
The recipient must be in continuous good standing academically and
The recipient must maintain a full-time enrolment load of 60 credit points
during the first year of their course (a full time load in November is
two units), unless expressly approved by ECU in its absolute discretion.
The scholarship cannot be transferred to another course without ECU’s
permission (which may be withheld in ECU’s absolute discretion).
The scholarship can only be used for tuition fees and cannot be used for
any other student expense. The scholarship will be applied directly by ECU
on a unit-by-unit basis at the relevant census date.
The scholarship may be transferred to another course, as long as it is
also eligible to receive said scholarship. (Which may be withheld in
ECU’s absolute discretion).The scholarship can be revoked if the
recipient does not accept their Letter of Offer or enrol in their course
by the relevant date(s) specified.
Commencement of the scholarship cannot be deferred.
The recipient must pay their tuition fees within the stipulated payment
deadlines. Failure to do so may negate the scholarship and the tuition fee
structure may revert to full-fee international tuition.
The recipient may become ineligible for the ongoing receipt of the
scholarship if they receive a government scholarship, industry sponsorship
or another ECU scholarship or grant during the term of the scholarship.
Ongoing eligibility for the scholarship in these circumstances is at ECU’s
The recipient must comply with all applicable requirements under ECU’s
statutes, rules, by-laws, policies, procedures or other similar
instruments, and with all applicable visa requirements.
The recipient must notify ECU of any change of circumstances that may
affect their ongoing eligibility to receive the scholarship.
All scholarships are awarded at ECU’s discretion. ECU reserves the right to
revoke the scholarship at any time if a student is found to have provided
information that is false misleading, does not meet the scholarship
eligibility criteria (including ECU’s admission requirements), or does not
comply with the ongoing scholarship conditions.
ECU reserves the right to decline to award scholarships if, in its opinion,
there are no suitable applicants. The number of scholarships to be awarded is
at ECU’s sole discretion. This scholarship may be withdrawn from offering by
ECU at any time.
How to apply
If we approve your ECU course application, you’ll automatically be assessed
for this scholarship by our Admissions Office. No separate scholarship
application is required.
The Admissions Office will issue a separate letter relating to your
scholarship, along with a Letter of Offer for your course, to confirm whether
you’ve been successful.
Applying for an ECU Course
You’re invited to apply through any one of ECU’s Authorised Agents.
You can also apply online via the ECU Online Application Portal.
How to accept this scholarship
To accept your scholarship, you must:
meet any conditions listed in your Letter of Offer including any
meet the direct entry Course requirements and any other applicable
accept your Letter of Offer by following the instructions provided; and
pay the indicative deposit and Overseas Student Health Cover requested in
the Letter of Offer.
For more information
Questions about this scholarship can be directed to [email protected]