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UWA Undergraduate Scholarships (India)

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UWA’s undergraduate fee discount scholarships will be awarded to eligible students from India, who have demonstrated high academic achievement in their high school studies and who have been accepted to undertake a Bachelor’s degree at UWA, commencing in 2017, 2018 and 2019.

The scholarship would be awarded to students who meet the criteria outlined below: 

  • Be a citizen of India
  • Have achieved an equivalent ATAR1 of at least 85 in previous studies used for entry in the University
  • Be enrolled, or eligible to enrol, full-time in an undergraduate degree course
  • All India Senior School Certificate (CBSE) issued by the Central Board of Secondary Education
  • Indian School Certificate (CISCE) issued by the Council for Indian School Certificate Examination
  • International Baccalaureate Diploma (IB) and GCE A-Levels schools in India
  • Have completed high school studies which are affiliated with the following boards:

Scholarship Requirements:

ATAR Equivalent CBSE Aggregate CICSE Average GCE A-Levels (same as cambridge A/L) IB Diploma Equivalent State Boards* Scholarships per annum
85 13.5 70 10 31 89% $3000
87 14.5 75 11 32 90% $5000
90 15.5 80 12 33 92%


Following is the list of eligible state boards that have been assessed by UWA's Admission team:

  1. Andhra Pradesh Board of Intermediate Education: Higher Secondary Certificate
  2. Chhatisgarh Board of Secondary Education, Raipur
  3. Goa Board of Secondary & Higher Secondary Education
  4. Gujarat Secondary Education Board: Higher Secondary Certificate
  5. Karnataka Board of Pre-University Education: Pre-University Exams Certificate
  6. Madhya Pradesh Board Of Secondary Education
  7. Maharashtra State Board of Secondary & Higher Secondary Education: Higher Secondary Certificate
  8. Rajasthan Board of Secondary Education, Ajmer
  9. Tamil Nadu Board of Higher Secondary: Senior Secondary Certificate
  10. Telangana State Board of Intermediate Education
  11. Uttar Pradesh Board of High School & Intermediate Education, Allahabad
  12. West Bengal Council of Higher Secondary Education, Calcutta

How To Apply:

Applicants to UWA are automatically considered and do not need to submit an additional application for this scholarship. The Scholarship offer must be accepted within 30 days from the date of the offer being made, after which time the University may revoke the scholarship offer.