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The University of Wollongong (UOW) is an Australian public research university located in the coastal city of Wollongong, New South Wales. The University of Wollongong is one of the best modern universities in the world, ranking in the top 2 per cent of universities worldwide.
UOW provides Undergraduate Excellence Scholarships (UES) for international students. The UES offers a 25% reduction of the international tuition fee for the duration of the course, up to a maximum of 4 years.
There is no limit to the number of UES available – as long as you meet the academic criteria, you will automatically be awarded the scholarship along with your offer of admission:
You may be eligible if you have excellent results in one of the following categories:
- Australian Year 12 or equivalent international secondary school qualification;
- Foundation Studies programs approved for direct admission to Bachelor degrees and offered at an institution recognised by UOW;
- Diploma or other academic pathway program approved for admission with credit exemption from an institution with which UOW has a formal agreement;
- Up to one year of study in a Bachelor degree at a recognised University, where there is no credit exemption awarded to study at UOW.
The UES is available to students enrolling in Bachelor degrees at UOW (Australian campuses only) except for the following: Medicine & Surgery; Nursing; Science (Nutrition or Exercise Science); Nutrition & Dietetics; Exercise Science & Rehabilitation; Social Work; and Psychology (all degrees).
Scholarship Application Method
You will be automatically considered for these scholarships when you lodge your application for admission.
For more information about scholarship application and eligibility criteria, please contact IDP counselors in your city.*
* Please write “Wollongong UES” in the (Question/comments for IDP) field.