University of Auckland Vietnam Excellence Scholarship

A Scholarship for new International undergraduate and postgraduate students from Vietnam, offering up to $10,000 towards compulsory tuition fees.

About the scholarship

Application status: Not currently open for applications
Applicable study: New full-fee paying international students from Vietnam undertaking either a Postgraduate Diploma or masters degree of 120 points or more, excluding masters by thesis, or an undergraduate degree (with overseas secondary or post-secondary qualifications)
Opening date: 10 October (Semester One intake) and 9 March (Semester Two intake)
Closing date: 21 November (Semester One intake) and 20 April (Semester Two intake)
Tenure: One year
For: Tuition fees
Number on offer: Up to Five annually
Offer rate: Annually
Value: Up to $10,000 for either postgraduate study or undergraduate study

The University of Auckland Vietnam Excellence Scholarship was established in 2020.

The main purpose of the Scholarship is to support new international students of high calibre from Vietnam to enrol in undergraduate or postgraduate taught study of one year or more at the University of Auckland.


How to apply

Scholarship applications will usually open around six weeks before the closing date. Please read the regulations carefully to be sure you are eligible before you apply.

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Every effort has been made to ensure the information we have supplied is correct and up to date. However we strongly advise that you check the regulations, application forms and any other information that is available, to ensure you meet the eligibility criteria for any application you might make, and that you understand the implications of any regulations, awarding value and closing dates.