2016/17 University of Queensland’s School of Economics Scholarships in Australia for Brazil and Latin American Students

2016/17 University of Queensland’s School of Economics Scholarships in Australia for Brazil and Latin American Students

The University of Queensland’s School of Economics is offering scholarships for either undergraduate or postgraduate studies. Applicants from Brazil and Latin America can apply for these scholarships.

Scholarships aim to assist high-achieving and highly motivated students who have been offered a full-time place at the University of Queensland.

The University of Queensland (UQ) is internationally renowned for its highly awarded teaching staff, world-class facilities, and superior campus environment. It is ranked inside the world’s top 50 universities according to the QS World University Rankings 2015.

Applicants must have at least 6.5 overall and a minimum of 6.0 in each sub-band of the International English Language Testing System (IELTS) or equivalent test.

Course Level:
Scholarships are available for undergraduate or postgraduate studies to outstanding students from Brazil and Latin America.

Study Subject: Scholarships are available in Economics

List of Subjects: Bachelor of Economics, Bachelor of Economics dual program, Master of International Economics & Finance, Master of Development Economics, Master of Business Economics and Master of Health Economics

Scholarship Award: Covering up to 100% of tuition fees

Scholarship can be taken at: Australia

Eligibility: 
To be eligible to apply for a scholarship to commence a Bachelor of Economics program or one of our Course Work Masters programs at The UQ School of Economics, students must meet UQ’s English language requirements
To apply for the Bachelor of Economics students must:

  1. Achieve excellent results in the International Baccalaureate with a score of 42, or achieved excellent results in A Levels with a score of 15 or
  2. Successfully completed 1 year of a Bachelor’s Degree Program

Other nationalities from Latin America are welcome to apply, subject to minimum GPA requirements equivalent to a 6/7 (UQ grading scale)
The Bachelor’s Degree must be comparable to an Australian Bachelor’s Degree.
To apply for a coursework master’s program applicants are required to provide evidence of a completed undergraduate qualification deemed comparable to an Australian bachelor degree standard. Comparability will depend on the title of the award and the length of the program. The GPA requirements from the completed undergraduate program are as above.
Students will be eligible to apply for the following programs for commencement at UQ.

Nationality: Applicants from Brazil and Latin America can apply for these scholarships.

College Admission Requirement

Entrance Requirement: Applicants must have their previous degree.

Test Requirement: The following GPA results are required:

  • Brazil a minimum GPA of 8.4 out of 10 where 5 is a pass
  • Colombia a minimum GPA of 4.4 out of 5 where 3 is a pass
  • Peru a minimum GPA of 17 out of 20 where 11 is a pass
  • Chile a minimum GPA of 6 out of 7 where 4 is a pass
  • Mexico a minimum GPA of 8.4 out of 10 where 5 is a pass

English Language Requirements: Applicants must have at least 6.5 overall and a minimum of 6.0 in each sub-band of the International English Language Testing System (IELTS) or equivalent test.

Supporting Material: Submit with supporting documents:

  • Academic transcripts
  • Motivation letter
  • Two reference letters
  • Evidence of English proficiency e.g. IELTS
  • Resume / CV

How to Apply: The mode of applying is by post.

Scholarship Form

Application Deadline: The application deadline is 21 October 2016.

Scholarship Link

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