UOWD Academic Merit Postgraduate Scholarship for International Students in UAE


The University of Wollongong in Dubai (UOWD) is glad to announce  its UOWD Academic Merit Postgraduate Scholarship for International Students. The new Postgraduate Scholarships for New Students.

it is a partial scholarship which will cover tuition for international students in UAE.

The University of Wollongong in Dubai (UOWD) is one of the UAE’s oldest and most prestigious universities. All UOWD academic programs are accredited by the UAE Ministry of Higher Education and Scientific Research and quality assured by the University of Wollongong in Australia, which is registered with the Tertiary Education Quality and Standards Agency (TEQSA), the national regulator of the higher education sector in Australia.

A postgraduate degree from UOWD is your path to professional success. The level programs will diversify your skill set and help you position yourself better in the international job market.

Designed to meet the highest international academic and professional standards, several of the graduate programs have attracted accreditation from global industry bodies.

Whether you’re in business or technology, discovering the latest trends will help you to stay one step ahead in your field and increase your earning potential.

UOWD is committed in offering personalised, educative experiences which maximise student outcomes. The class sizes are kept at optimal levels in line with international best practice ensuring effective delivery of the subject content and the efficient usage of university resources.

All instruction at UOWD is carried out in English and student will need to demonstrate an adequate level of English language proficiency in order to enroll on a programme at the university.

What You Need To Know About UOWD Academic Merit Postgraduate Scholarship.

UOWD’s taught postgraduate courses have a strong focus on strategy, leadership and developing the skills necessary to operate in a challenging and changing global environment.


Scholarships are available to pursue Postgraduate degree program and  it is awarded to study any of the subjects offered by the university.


The scholarship is to be taken in UAE. Therefore as international student applying for this position you need to know the Top 7 Guidelines for Getting a Student Visa in Every country. Thank me later.


This scholarship is open to all nationality who wish to pursue their degree in the country.


  • Two categories of scholarship are available to postgraduate students.
  1. 25% scholarship
  2. 15% scholarship

Within each category, the number of scholarships awarded is limited and you must meet the minimum selection criteria for the relevant category in order for your application to be considered.

NOTE: The scholarship does not include textbooks, excursions, accommodation, living expenses or any other costs involved in undertaking the study. 

UOWD Academic Merit Postgraduate Scholarship Eligibility

Eligible Countries: Applications are open to students of any citizenship.

Entrance Requirements: Applicants must meet the following criteria:

Eligibility and Selection Criteria

  • Applications are open to students of any citizenship.
  • Applications are open to new (entry level) students only who will be undertaking full-time study.
  • Applicants must have achieved the minimum grades as listed in the Curriculum table below.
  • Applicants must meet all of the academic and admission criteria to be admitted to the University and be intending to enrol in the relevant session for which they have applied.

Minimum Grades for Postgraduate Applicants

Curriculum* Value of Scholarship
25% 15%
Australia 80% 75%
China 95% 90%
Egypt 85% 80%
India 75%10 Point System: 9.0/10.0

4 Point System: 3.8/4.0

70%10 Point System: 8.5/10.0

4 Point System: 3.5/4.0

Iran 17 16
Jordan 85% 80%
Kenya 76% 72%
Lebanon 16 15
Nigeria 75% 70%
Pakistan 75% 70%
Russia 4.8 4.7
UAE 3.8 3.5
UK 70% 65%
USA 3.8 3.5

* The above list is not exhaustive and results/curricula from other countries will be taken into consideration.

English Language Requirements:  All instruction at UOWD is carried out in English and student will need to demonstrate an adequate level of English language proficiency in order to enrol on a programme at the university.

How To Apply For UOWD Academic Merit Postgraduate Scholarship

If you would like to apply for any of the UOWD Scholarships, you should submit an Application for Scholarship form, along with supporting documentation relevant to your chosen Scholarship (academic transcripts, completion certificate(s), awards, referee reports, alumni ID, as appropriate) to the Registrar’s Department.

Applications must be received by the closing date (as listed below) for current students and submitted via the Scholarship Form.

Online Application

Scholarship Link

UOWD Academic Merit Postgraduate Scholarship application deadline

Late applications will not be considered.

Semester Deadline
Autumn 2018 6 September 2018


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