This is one of the good opportunity for Malaysian who want to pursue study at University Of Queensland, Australia.

The University of Queensland’s UQ Economics Scholarships are awarded based on academic excellence to outstanding Malaysian students.

Two categories of scholarship are offered for students seeking to commence in semester 1, 2008:


  • Bachelor of Economics – 3 years (approx. scholarship value AUD 59 280 / RM 164 100)

Coursework Masters

  • Master of International Economics and Finance
  • Master of Business Economics
  • Master of Health Economics


Bachelor of Economics program at UQ in February 2008 – students must have obtained:

  • an aggregate of at least 9 in A-levels, STPM or equivalent
  • a GPA of at least 5.5 or the equivalent in Diploma studies
  • TER 93.65 (or equivalent SAM, NSW HSC etc.)
  • UEC (Senior Middle 3)

This scholarship offer is also available for students seeking advance standing or credit transfers.  UQ Economics Scholarship holders are permitted to enroll in a dual degree program, studying towards the Bachelor of Economics degree.

Students who are awarded the UQ Economics scholarship and who attain strong academic results throughout the BEcon program can apply to be considered for an Honours scholarship. The Honours scholarship would cover 50% of tuition fees for the one year program undertaken upon completion of the BEcon program (valued at a further AUD 9 600 or RM 27 800).

Coursework Masters

To apply for the UQ Economics scholarship to commence at UQ in Semester 1 2007, students must have:

  • Completed an undergraduate degree from a recognised institution
  • Good academic results with a Grade Point Average of at least 7.5 out of 10 (or equivalent)
  • English language proficiency – Students must meet UQ’s English language entry requirements.
Application Procedure

a) Complete the UQ undergraduate or coursework application form, which can be downloaded from the UQ website or obtained from any of the offices listed below(b) Please include the following documents:

  • academic transcripts
  • cover letter indicating your interest in applying for the scholarship
  • two letters of reference (including at least 1 academic reference)

(c) Please return the completed application from and supporting documents to one of the offices listed below

(d) Applications must be received at UQ for February 2008 commencement by 23 November 2007.

(e) Application fee of AUD $50 is waived for economics scholarship applications

For further information, please contact:

  • Leonard Fitzpatrick,
  • Taylor’s College Placement Centre, Subang Jaya     Chew Li San: Tel: (03) 5636 2641
  • INTI International College Penang, University Placement Office     Simone Lee:  Tel: (04) 644 0138
  • IDP Education Australia Malaysia

(approx. scholarship value for 3 semester Masters: AUD 29 640 / RM 82 070)


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  1. siti fariza asmy

    Hi,i want to apply scholarship under your university. So how can i get the form?Why i quit difficult to find the form in your web?I hope you can reply as soon as possible,please.

  2. muyaki


    i would like to apply for the i`m stduying in ministry of education matriculation and the problem is the result hasn`t come out for the first semester..