About the university
CQUniversity ranks among some of the world’s best universities according to Times Higher Education and Quacquarelli Symonds (QS) rankings. Our belief that higher education should be accessible to everyone has seen us become known as one of Australia’s most accessible and engaged universities with a footprint spanning five states of Australia and including more than 20 locations.
The QS Graduate Employability Rankings 2020 ranks CQUniversity as one of the top 500 universities globally. With more than 28 000 universities in the world, this places us among the top two percent for graduate employability. Our commitment to providing high-quality support, facilities, and resources lead to excellent student experience results from The Good Universities Guide and ComparED. CQUniversity produces research that has a real-world impact, and our Excellence in Research for Australia (ERA) results show we produce world-class research in 22 research categories.
We’re proud of our reputation locally and globally for our teaching, research, graduate outcomes, inclusiveness, and social innovation. Explore why CQUniversity could be the right choice for you.
About the scholarship:
The International Student Scholarship – Regional (ISS – Regional) is available to all new vocational, research, full degree and packaged academic coursework students studying at a regional campus.
Scholarship Value: 25% for new students commencing in Term 2, 2020 onwards
Length of Scholarship: Duration of course
Number Available: Unlimited
Opening Date: 01 January 2019
Closing Date: 31 December 2030
|Study Level||VET; Undergraduate; Postgraduate (Course work); Postgraduate (Research)|
|Year of Study||Future|
|Study Region||Bundaberg; Cairns; Gladstone; Mackay; Noosa; Perth; Rockhampton; Townsville|
|Study Load||Full time|
Successful completion of most recent studies prior to applying to CQUniversity Australia.
Applicants will be assessed based on the application form and a written submission of no more than 500 words addressing the following criteria:
- Career goals and how the scholarship will assist you in achieving your education objectives
- Extracurricular activities – especially community and volunteering activities and demonstration of leadership
- Life experiences
There is no right of appeal should the applicant be unsuccessful in securing a scholarship or has their scholarship withdrawn. The terms and conditions may be changed at any time and the University will provide 20 working days’ written notice to all current International Student Scholarship – Regional recipients. Students who are uncertain about any of the terms and conditions, are encouraged to speak to the Student Experience team at their campus.
From Term 2, 2020 the scholarship value will increase from 20% to 25%. The new scholarship value of 25% is only available to new students commencing their studies for the first time at CQUniversity in Term 2, 2020 onwards.
This scholarship is not available to current students.
Please refer to the International Student Scholarship – Regional terms and conditions.
You must provide all certified or original translated completion certificates and academic transcripts to enable an assessment of your application.
You must apply for the International Student Scholarship – Regional when you apply for your vocational, research, full degree or packaged academic course at the same time through our online system iStart.
You will be able to monitor the status and outcome of your application through iStart.You will be able to monitor the status and outcome of your application through iStart.