The University of Queensland – TC Beirne School of Law Scholarship for International Students – Postgraduate

Summary

Enrolment statusNew students
Student typeInternational students
Level of studyPostgraduate
Study areaLaw
Scholarship value25% or 50% of the laws component of your degree program
Opening date10 July 2019
Closing date30 October 2019

Scholarship description

The TC Beirne School of Law at the University of Queensland is offering scholarships for outstanding international students seeking admission into a coursework masters programs in law—the Master of Laws (LLM), the Master of International Law (MIL), and the Master of International Commercial Law (MICLaw) or dual degree programs.

This scholarship is offered for students commencing in Semester 1 and Semester 2. Closing date for students commencing in Semester 1 is 30 October.  Closing date for students commencing in Semester 2 is 15 May.

These competitive scholarships are awarded to outstanding international students on the basis of academic excellence and interest in a career in law. High achieving students are encouraged to apply. Students who are shortlisted for consideration may be required to participate in a Skype interview. Decisions will be made as soon as possible after the closing date. This is a separate process to your application for a place at the University.

Four scholarships are on offer; two scholarships covering 50% of the tuition fees and two scholarships covering 25% of the tuition fees for courses undertaken towards the Master of Laws (LLM), Master of International Law (MIL) or Master of International Commercial Law (MICLaw) programs. The scholarship does not include living expenses, travel expenses, overseas health cover or the Student Services and Amenities fee.

A law degree is not a prerequisite of entry into either the MIL or the MICLaw.

Eligibility

  • International students who have applied or are applying for admission into a postgraduate program in law and who have not yet commenced at UQ.
  • Students must not simultaneously hold a similar scholarship.