University of Southern Queensland (USQ)

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Why choose study in Australia

Home for the best universities in the world
Australia has some of the best colleges in the world. Several Australian universities are listed in the top 100 best universities in the world. With approximately more than 22,000 courses in 1,100 institutions, a great number of fields or study areas are available, making it highly likely that you can take up your choice of degree, training or course.


The numbers above show that Australian education has the quantity and variety, but it is also worth noting that the country leads in quality. Seven out of the top 100 universities in the world can be found in Australia. Their university system also ranks 8th in the world, ahead of countries such as the UK, Germany and Japan. With these, Australia is recognized as a country that offers world-class education.

Some of the most popular fields to study are the natural sciences, mathematics, engineering, social sciences and medical fields. Australian study programmes cover almost every possible subject students might need.

Australian degree is a globally recognized degree
When you study in Australia, your degree is trusted and recognised internationally. The Australian education system maintains its international reputation through high educational standards, with its universities standing out in world league tables. Moreover, most courses and training undertaken by international students in Australia are covered by Australian Qualification Framework (AQF). It is a system of learning which is authorised by the Australian government.
 

Be at the forefront of Technology and Innovations
Australia has a reputation for adopting new technologies at a faster rate than in most other countries. Facilities for teaching, training and research are world-class in terms of state-of-the-art laboratories and classrooms, outstanding libraries and modern technology. One of the most appealing aspect of the country for international students is the quality of scientific research. Australia is at the forefront of new technology and innovations. Students who study in Australia can take advantage the country’s impressive technology and research resources. Australia has quality of scientific research programs available for international students.

Pay reasonable tuition fees
Australian education programs represent great value for money. Fees for vocational courses in Australia start from $AUD7000 and can reach around $AUD30,000 per year. An undergraduate program can cost you from $AUD15,000 to $AUD33,000 per year and postgraduate tuition fees range from $AUD20,000 to $AUD37,000 annually. Vocational Education and Training (VET) and Technical and Further Education (TAFE) courses start at around $AUD4000 while fees for foundation studies start from $AUD15,000 per year. Planning to take up an English language course? These courses start from only $AUD300 per week depending on the course length.

Australian courses are often shorter than alternatives in other countries, particularly in the US. Most Australian bachelor degree courses can be completed in three years and even less if the education provider works on a trimester system. This means that you can save a whole year's tuition fees if you choose to study in Australian rather than in the US or the UK.

Start a successful career while studying
Australian cities have excellent job prospects and a multicultural community of students who are supported through student services programs. Australian graduates have excellent job prospects from their internationally-trusted universities. Working during your studies is also encouraged – international students on student visas are allowed to work up to 20 hours per week to boost their living expenses. Work experience and internships are all ways in which you can gain Australian work experience in your field of study and be competitive in the international job market after graduation


University Overview

Campuses

USQ Toowoomba
USQ's main campus in Toowoomba is modern and well equipped with a wide range of facilities, support services, on-campus accommodation and recreational opportunities. Small class sizes and personal attention mean lecturers know students by name - and they want to see students succeed. 
Toowoomba offers a relaxed lifestyle and family-friendly atmosphere - a great choice for those who want to escape the big city life whilst still pursuing their career goals.
USQ Springfield
With high quality facilities and exceptional support, graduates are equipped to succeed in today is rapidly changing work environments. USQ Springfield is community environment promotes a culture of listening to the needs of each student and working with them to achieve their goals.
The USQ Springfield Campus i Community Centred - Career Focused i theme provides a student-focused educational environment with the latest in programme delivery and technology.
USQ Ipswich
USQ has been a part of the Ipswich community since 2006, and officially established the Ipswich campus in January 2015. Offering a range of facilities and degrees, the campus continues to grow and develop tertiary education opportunities in the region.  
Ipswich offers an ideal lifestyle, combining heritage charm with the benefits of a modern, exciting metropolitan lifestyle.
USQ Hub@Stanthorpe
The USQHub@Stanthorpe is based within the Queensland College of Wine Tourism, 140 kilometres south of Toowoomba. It provides face-to-face service to connect learners from the Southern Downs, Granite Belt and New England regions.
USQ Online
USQ is committed to providing an unmatched online experience. All courses give students access to online forums, discussion with fellow students, study materials, dedicated social media groups and much more to keep them engaged and motivated.

Department structure

Faculty of Business, Education, Law and Arts (BELA)
The Faculty provides students from all over the world with a high level of support from committed and enthusiastic academic and professional staff. It has a strong applied research foundation and encourages a quality research culture. The Faculty has an on-going dynamic impact on the professions and the communities it serves in Australia and internationally.
Faculty of Health, Engineering and Sciences (HES)
The Faculty offers an extensive range of well-regarded awards in a caring, yet stimulating, intellectual environment at both the undergraduate and postgraduate levels. It rewards thousands of students from more than twenty countries with internationally recognised, professionally relevant qualifications and prepares them for the future global workplace.
College for Indigenous Studies, Education and Research
The College is located across all three USQ campuses and encourages and supports the further education of the Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander community.
USQ ARTSWORX
Supporting emerging and professional artists since 1987, Artsworx is an established arts venue and production house based in Queensland is largest in-land city, Toowomba.
Digital Life Lab
The Digital Life Lab is a research and practice hub that seeks to explore how digital technologies transform social relationships and cultural practices, creating new problems but also providing novel opportunities to address societal challenges. View more details…
 

How to apply

Here are the steps required for students to apply to USQ…
Choose the degree they want to apply for
Check the entry requirements
Collect supporting certified documents
Submit their application
Additional admission information
There is no application or assessment fee to apply to study with USQ.
Before students submit their application, they must make sure they have attached all certified supporting documentation. This will ensure students are able to provide a faster turnaround time for their application.
USQ is obligated to ensure that all students studying on-campus on a student visa are genuine students, who meet the Genuine Temporary Entrant (GTE) criteria outlined in the Department of Home Affairs Simplified Student Visa Framework (SSVF).
Some of the factors that are considered under the existing requirement to be a genuine applicant for entry and study as a student, include: English language proficiency; financial capacity; age requirements; and intention to comply with visa conditions.
If students have studied or worked previously, they may be eligible for credit.
USQ accepts applications all year round. USQ receives thousands of applications each year, so it is important to apply early.
USQ offers a range of Bursaries and Scholarships each year, catering for students from all backgrounds. Bursaries and Scholarships availabilities are updated regularly and can be found on their website.

Overview

The University of South Queensland (USQ) provides students with a variety of different modes of study. As well as conventional, degree-level study, it is also one of Australia is top three online study universities.
USQ also offers a wide choice of subjects for students to choose from, and has a reputation for consistently producing career-ready graduates. This is evidenced by the fact that the institution is number one in Queensland, Australia for graduates in full-time employment, according to the Good Universities Guide, 2018.
Face-to-face learning support is on offer from friendly staff at the University is Learning Centre, where students can go to seek guidance on their workload and how to make the most of their time at USQ. There is also an award-winning library on offer, where students can access thousands of resources at their fingertips.
The University is famed for its world-class collection of support services, evidenced by the fact that it received a five-star rating for the Student Support category in the 2017 Good Universities Guide. One of the stand-out features of its support services are its Student Relationship Officers, who are there to help students with any question, no matter how small or big it may be.
Life outside of class is vibrant and exciting at USQ, with a number of different sports clubs and events being held throughout the year. Students come from 94 different countries to make for a diverse and dynamic campus, and the University received a 5-star rating for student satisfaction from MyUniversity in 2015.
The national research undertaken at USQ is rated as world-class and tackles important issues, such as searching for new planets and looking at ways to create a more sustainable Earth for the future.

Research

USQ is committed to performing research that is not only of academic relevance, but is engaging with industry and its stakeholders and contributing to innovation that benefits the communities, the nation and beyond.
Key to the University is research culture is working with industry to understand problems facing the sector and collaboratively developing new ideas and technologies that have a real impact with tangible benefit.
USQ has significant research capability and expertise in the areas including:
Agriculture and agribusiness
Astrophysics
Cultural heritage and archaeology
Digital life
Environmental sciences
Health and behavioural sciences
The University is internationally recognised for its work in future materials and composites, working closely with international industry partners and other research institutions, to determine viable environmentally-friendly solutions to some of the world's largest commodities.
USQ is also rapidly emerging as a global research leader in agricultural systems and the management of sustainable rural landscapes, with research in the fields of environmental sciences, computational and mathematical sciences, agricultural sciences and engineering. International research projects in Asia are helping improve irrigation, vegetable production and coffee trading, among others.
USQ researchers are also investigating the potential for functional foods to reverse human obesity and chronic inflammatory diseases, providing the foundation to ultimately deliver optimal health benefits to reduce the risks associated with chronic lifestyle disorders.
Postgraduate research students at USQ have access to a wide range of facilities and are mentored by the University is researchers and partners, to foster a dynamic and rewarding environment. USQ is innovative Higher degree by research (HDR) programmes broaden students i horizons and prepare them for challenging careers in their chosen fields, to enhance their employability and innovation skills.

Teaching quality

USQ successfully blends access with excellence and is a leading university for student experience and graduate outcomes. USQ aims to demonstrate leadership and innovation in the quality of the student experience and to be a source of graduates who excel in the workplace and develop as leaders.
Award-winning academics
Its academics are experts in two fields - the content they teach and how it is taught. USQ academics keep up with industry practices and networks to pass on to its students, guaranteeing they graduate with the professional competencies to succeed.
Innovative teaching
USQ uses innovative approaches to connect students and industry-based professionals, so that graduates are industry-ready. Innovation in the student-learning experience is nurtured and celebrated at USQ.
Learning and teaching research
At USQ, academics use a rigorous and ethical approach to testing what teaching innovations improve in student learning, the overall university experience and graduate career outcomes.
Student experience
USQ brings learning alive by bringing professional experts on-campus and online, and enhances learning through industry experience. Student connections are fostered through events, clubs, groups, sport and forums. By partnering with other universities to conduct research commissioned by the Australian government on student experience, USQ strives to produce a positive university experience for all of its students.
More about teaching quality…

What's new

USQ's online Master of Business Administration (MBA) programme has been ranked 11th best online MBA in the world, and second in Australia, according to international business publication, CEO Magazine.
The magazine has showcased top business schools from around the globe since it first launched in 2008, and its 2018 feature weighed data from 270 programmes (56 online, 93 executive and 122 full-time and part-time).
Business professionals seeking extra qualifications and skill development have yet another reason to choose the University of Southern Queensland (USQ). In addition to the 11th place ranking for the University is online programme, USQ is MBA was rated as Tier One, based on its overall percentage score in areas including price, quality of faculty, accreditation, delivery methods, international exposure, and faculty to student ratio.
USQ Head of School for Management and Enterprise, Professor Peter Murray said he was pleased with both results.
"Our MBA programme is designed to provide students with a competitive edge and greater understanding of change and sustainability across global markets, said Professor Murray. Providing a good-valued flexible programme that allows students to study online and in their own time is a stand-out feature of the programme.
He also added, The USQ MBA is focused on qualifying students for a wide range of public or private positions nationally and internationally.
Find out more about studying Master of Business Administration at USQ.
New Degrees
The University aims to continuously revitalise and expand its programme offering to ensure degrees are contemporary and professionally focused. The following is a list of its latest degree offerings:  
Bachelor of Health (Honours)
Graduate Certificate of Aviation
Graduate Diploma of Aviation
Master of Aviation
Master of Business Administration International


University Ranking

Diversity Index - Rank: 81

Feel At Home Index - Rank: 2.4%

QS World University Rankings 2017-2018 - Rank: 751st

Times Higher Education World University Rankings 2017-2018 - Rank: 601st


Overall Cost of Living

A$18,096


Average Private Rent

A$9,600


Undergraduate

A$24,850


Post Graduate

A$25,370


Overall Cost of Living Value

A$ 18.096


Average Private Rent Value

A$ 9.600


Undergraduate Value

A$ 24.850


Postgraduate Value

A$ 25.370


Minimum IELTS Score

Post Graduate : 6.5

Undergraduate : 6


Minimum TOEFL IBT

Post Graduate : 90

Undergraduate : 80


Australia Award Scholarships

Please contact the provider

Applicants must meet the eligibility criteria of the specific scholarship to which they are applying, including English language requirements. 

All international

Application forms are available on the Australia Awards Scholarships website. 

Australian Institute of Mine Surveyors (AIMS) Bursary

The bursary will have a maximum value of AUD $4500.

To be eligible applicants must: be an Australian Citizen or have permanent resident status  commence or continue their studies in a Bachelor of Spatial Science Technology (Surveying), Bachelor of Spatial Science (Honours) (Surveying) or Associate Degree of Spatial Science (Surveying) in Semester 1 2018 be enrolled at the Toowoomba campus  be enrolled in a minimum of 3 study units in each of Semester 1 and Semester 2 of each year of the bursary  be studying on-campus.

All international

Students must complete the application form and post or deliver the application and all supporting documents to:Private and Confidential, Scholarship Officer, Student Services, University of Southern Queensland, West Street, Toowoomba QLD 4350, Australia.

Expected October 2018

Bellmaine French Appreciation Travelling Scholarship

The scholarship will have a maximum value of AUD $20, 000.

To be eligible applicants must: be an Australian citizen or have permanent resident status be able to travel and take up the scholarship within 2 years of scholarship acceptance continue their studies in a bachelor degree in Semester 1 2018 have completed a minimum of 8 USQ courses   be enrolled in a minimum of 3 study units in each of Semester 1 and Semester 2 of each year of study  be studying on-campus or online or  have completed a bachelor degree of full-time study at USQ within the last 12 months.

All international

Complete the scholarship application form and post or deliver the application and all supporting documents to: Private and Confidential, Scholarship Officer, Student Services, University of Southern Queensland, West Street, Toowoomba QLD 4350, Australia.

Expected October 2018

BUPA International Student Bursary

The maximum value for this scholarship is AUD $500.

To be eligible applicants must: be an international on campus student have completed a minimum of 3 study units at USQ with a GPA of at least 5 be enrolled full-time, on campus at any USQ campus be enrolled in a minimum of 3 study units in the semester that the bursary is awarded.

All international

Complete the Scholarship Application Form and post or deliver the application and all supporting documents to: Private and Confidential, Scholarships Officer, Student Services, University of Southern Queensland, West Street, Toowoomba QLD 4350, Australia.

Expected September 2018

Chancellor's Scholarship

The scholarship will have a maximum value of AUD $12,000

To be eligible applicants must: be an Australian Citizen or have permanent resident status  commence their studies in a bachelor degree in Semester 1 2018 be enrolled at Toowoomba, Springfield or Ipswich campus be enrolled in a minimum of 3 study units in each of Semester 1 and Semester 2 of each year of study  be studying on-campus.

All international

Complete the scholarship application form and post or deliver the application and all supporting documents to: Private and Confidential, Scholarship Officer, Student Services, University of Southern Queensland, West Street, Toowoomba QLD 4350, Australia.

Expected October 2018

Charles Hayward PhD Scholarship

The Charles Hayward Scholarships will carry a yearly stipend of AUD $30,000 per annum to the successful applicants, in addition there will be AUD $3500 per annum for operating expenses.

Applicants must: have completed a Bacherlor Degree with First Class Honours, or equivalent level; be enrolled, or eligible to enrol full-time on-campus in the PhD program; be an Australian or New Zealand citizen, or Australian permanent resident; commence the program in 2018 or the scholarship may be withdrawn and reallocated to another applicant.

All international

To apply for this scholarship, applicants must scan and forward as one PDF attachment the following documentation by email.

Expected October 2018

City of Ipswich Scholarship

The scholarship will have a maximum value of AUD $5000

To be eligible applicants must: be an Australian Citizen or have permanent resident status  be enrolled on-campus at Ipswich or Springfield campus and/or studying online  be a resident of the Ipswich City as defined by the local government boundaries (postcodes 4300, 4301, 4303, 4304, 4305, 4306, 4307, 4310, 4340, 4346) continue their studies in a bachelor degree in Semester 1 2018 have completed a minimum of 8 USQ courses to be entering into the second year of the degree be enrolled in a minimum of 3 study units in each of Semester 1 and Semester 2. 

All international

Complete the scholarship application form and post or deliver the application and all supporting documents to: Private and Confidential, Scholarship Officer, Student Services, University of Southern Queensland, West Street, Toowoomba QLD 4350, Australia.

Expected October 2018

Domestic PhD Stipend Scholarship

Domestic PhD Stipend Scholarships carry a stipend of AUD $27, 082 (2018 rate) per annum. USQ will supplement this payment to a total per annum amount of AUD $30,000 per annum (tax-free).

To be eligible applicants must:    have completed a Bachelor Degree with First Class Honours, or equivalent level;   be eligible to be enrolled full-time in a PhD program at USQ. Note: some research topics may only be offered on-campus. Students should discuss their mode of attendance with their proposed supervisors; have applied for enrolment, or currently enrolled in the PhD at USQ; be an Australian citizen or permanent resident, or New Zealand citizen; not be receiving equivalent support providing a benefit greater than 75% of the student is stipend rate; commence the PhD in 2018.

All international

Scholarship applications are separate from the Admission application process, the Office of Research Graduate Studies (ORGS) recommend applicants also commence the admission process. To apply for this scholarship, applicants must scan and forward as one PDF attachment the following documentation by email to orgsadmin@usq.edu.au. All applications received at this account will be acknowledged by return email within two working days. No other email address is to be used for the submission of a Domestic PhD Stipend Scholarship.  Domestic PhD Stipend Scholarship application form (DOCX 83KB); curriculum vitae; Preliminary Research Thesis Topic Proposal (DOC 78KB). If applying for a thesis topic identified via the USQ website, please provide evidence of preliminary discussions with the thesis supervisory team; education qualifications (testamur and academic transcripts for all undergraduate and postgraduate awards); a list of any research presentations and/or publications; documentation confirming citizenship.

Goondiwindi Bursary

The bursary will have a maximum value of AUD $10,000

To be eligible applicants must: be an Australian Citizen or have permanent resident status  be a resident of Goondiwindi and surrounding district, defined by post codes - 4390, 4388, 4498 and 4496  be studying on-campus, external or online be enrolled in a minimum of 3 study units in each of Semester 1 and Semester 2 of each year of study  commence their studies in any undergraduate (e.g. bachelor degree) or postgraduate coursework program in Semester 1 2018, although preference will be given to bachelor degree applicants.

All international

Complete the scholarship application form and post or deliver the application and all supporting documents to: Private and Confidential, Scholarship Officer, Student Services, University of Southern Queensland, West Street, Toowoomba QLD 4350, Australia.

Expected October 2018

International PhD Fees Scholarship

Subject to satisfactory progress International PhD Fees Scholarship recipients will have their tuition fees for a period of 6 semesters, full-time equivalent, paid by the USQ. Periods of study already undertaken towards the degree will be deducted from the scholarship.

To be eligible applicants must: hold a qualification regarded by USQ to be equivalent, or at higher level to a Bachelor Degree with First Class Honours; be eligible to be enrolled full-time, or part-time in the PhD program at USQ. There is no requirement for the recipients of this scholarship to study on-campus; must have applied for enrolment or currently be enrolled in a PhD at USQ; be an international student, not an Australian or New Zealand citizen or Australian permanent resident; not be in receipt of similar funding from the Australian Government; not be a sponsored student receiving similar funding from their Government, or other organisations; commence the program in 2018.

All international

Scholarship applications are separate from the Admission application process, the Office of Research Graduate Studies (ORGS) recommend applicants commence the admission process. To apply for this scholarship, applicants must scan and forward as one PDF attachment the following documentation by email to orgsadmin@usq.edu.au.  (Note no other email address is to be used for the submission of an International PhD Stipend Scholarship). an International PhD Scholarship Application form (DOCX 84); curriculum vitae; a Preliminary Research Thesis Topic Proposal (DOC 78KB). If applying for a thesis topic identified via the USQ website, please provide evidence of preliminary discussions with the thesis supervisory team;  education qualifications (testamur and all academic transcripts including undergraduate and postgraduate); a list of any research presentations and/or publications; documentation confirming citizenship; provide evidence of English language proficiency by supplying one of the approved language tests, (IELTS or TOEFL) or evidence you have studied for a minimum of 2 years full-time equivalent, within the last five years at a recognised institution in a country on the English Speaking Country List.

Expected September 2018

International PhD Stipend Scholarship

The International PhD Stipend Scholarship provides a stipend (living allowance), normally valued at AUD $30,000 per annum. Scholarship payments are tax-free.

To be eligible applicants must: have completed a Bachelor Degree with First Class Honours, or equivalent level; be eligible to be enrolled full-time on-campus in the PhD program at USQ;  must have applied for enrolment, or currently enrolled in the PhD at USQ; be an international student, not an Australian or New Zealand citizen or Australian permanent resident; not have previously held an Australian Government funded higher degree by research scholarship; not be a sponsored student receiving similar funding from their Government, or other organisations; commence the program in 2018.

All international

Scholarship applications are separate from the Admission application process, the Office of Research Graduate Studies (ORGS) recommend applicants commence the admission process. To apply for this scholarship, applicants must scan and forward as one PDF attachment the following documentation by email to orgsadmin@usq.edu.au. Applicants will receive an acknowledged of receipt email within 2 working days. (Note no other email address is to be used for the submission of an International PhD Stipend Scholarship).;  an International PhD Scholarship Application form (DOCX 84KB); a curriculum vitae; a Preliminary Research Thesis Topic Proposal (DOC 78KB). If applying for a thesis topic identified via the USQ website, please provide evidence of preliminary discussions with the thesis supervisory team;  education qualifications (testamur and academic transcripts for all undergraduate and postgraduate awards); a list of any research presentations and/or publications; documentation confirming citizenship; provide evidence of English language proficiency by supplying one of the approved language tests, (IELTS or TOEFL) or evidence you have studied for a minimum of 2 years full-time equivalent, within the last five years at a recognised institution in a country on the English Speaking Country List.

Expected September 2018

International Women's Conference Scholarship

The USQ Bookshop bursary will have a maximum value of AUD $1,500.

To be eligible applicants must: be an Australian Citizen or have permanent resident status  identify as female  commence their studies in a bachelor degree in Semester 1 2018 be enrolled at any USQ Campus  be enrolled in a minimum of 3 study units in each of Semester 1 and Semester 2  be studying on-campus, external or online.

All international

Complete the scholarship application form and post or deliver the application and all supporting documents to: Private and Confidential, Scholarship Officer, Student Services, University of Southern Queensland, West Street, Toowoomba QLD 4350, Australia.

Expected October 2018

John Ross Clancy Indigenous Student Book Bursary

The USQ Bookshop Bursary will have a maximum value of AUD $750.

Applicants must: be an Australian citizen or have permanent resident status identify as Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander peoples of Australia descent commence or continue their studies in a bachelor degree in Semester 1 2018 be enrolled at any USQ campus  be enrolled in a minimum of 3 study units in Semester 1  be studying on-campus. Students demonstrating financial hardship will receive a higher preference for these bursaries.

All international

Complete the scholarship application form and post or deliver the application and all supporting documents to: Private and Confidential, Scholarship Officer, Student Services, University of Southern Queensland, West Street, Toowoomba QLD 4350, Australia.

Expected October 2018

Joseph Duke Memorial Bursary

The bursary will have a maximum value of AUD $3,000.

To be eligible applicants must: be an Australian Citizen or have permanent resident status  be either a commencing or continuing student in a degree with a music major in Semester 1 2018 be enrolled in a minimum of 3 study units in each of Semester 1 and Semester 2  be studying on-campus, external or online.

All international

Complete the scholarship application form and post or deliver the application and all supporting documents to: Private and Confidential, Scholarship Officer, Student Services, University of Southern Queensland, West Street, Toowoomba QLD 4350, Australia.

Expected October 2018

Morgans Scholarship

The scholarship will pay the Student Contribution Charges and Student Amenities Fees associated with a: 32 study unit degree (approximately AUD $39,000) or 24 study unit degree (approximately AUD $29,000)

To be eligible applicants must: be an Australian Citizen or have permanent resident status have completed Year 12 in the year prior to the award commence their studies in a Bachelor of Business and Commerce majoring in Accounting, or Bachelor of Business and Commerce majoring in General Commerce, or Bachelor of Business and Commerce majoring in Finance in Semester 1 2018 be entering into the first year of their degree be enrolled in a minimum of 1 study unit in each of Semester 1 and Semester 2 of each year of study be studying external or online (as applicant will be working fulltime at Morgans Toowoomba).

All international

Complete the scholarship application form and post or deliver the application and all supporting documents to: Private and Confidential, Scholarship Officer, Student Services, University of Southern Queensland, West Street, Toowoomba QLD 4350, Australia.

Expected October 2018

Nola Charlesworth Bursary

The bursary will have a maximum value of AUD $1,000

To be eligible applicants must: be an Australian Citizen or have permanent resident status  be a graduate of the Clifton High School  commence their studies in a bachelor degree in Semester 1 2018 be enrolled on-campus at USQ Toowoomba  be enrolled in a minimum of 1 study unit in Semester 1.

All international

Complete the scholarship application form and post or deliver the application and all supporting documents to: Private and Confidential, Scholarship Officer, Student Services, University of Southern Queensland, West Street, Toowoomba QLD 4350, Australia.

Expected October 2018

Power Tynan Scholarship

The scholarship will pay the Student Contribution Charges and Student Amenities Fees associated with a: 32 study unit degree (approximately AUD $39, 000) or 24 study unit degree (approximately AUD $29,000)

To be eligible applicants must: be an Australian Citizen or have permanent resident status have completed Year 12 in the year prior to the award commence their studies in a Bachelor of Business and Commerce majoring in Accounting in Semester 1 2018 be entering into the first year of their degree be enrolled in a minimum of 1 study unit in each of Semester 1 and Semester 2 of each year of study be studying external or online (as applicant will be working fulltime at Power Tynan Pty Ltd).

All international

Complete the scholarship application form and post or deliver the application and all supporting documents to: Private and Confidential, Scholarship Officer, Student Services, University of Southern Queensland, West Street, Toowoomba QLD 4350, Australia.

Expected October 2018

Rachael Fontana Memorial Bursary for Steele Rudd

The bursary will have a maximum value of AUD $2,000

Applicants must: be an Australian Citizen or have permanent resident status  be from a rural area within Queensland  continue their studies in a bachelor degree in Semester 1 2018 be entering into the second, third or final year of a degree  be enrolled at USQ Toowoomba  be studying on-campus  be living on-campus at any USQ Residential College in Toowoomba.

All international

Complete the scholarship application form and post or deliver the application and all supporting documents to: Private and Confidential, Scholarship Officer, Student Services, University of Southern Queensland, West Street, Toowoomba QLD 4350, Australia.

Expected October 2018

Rachael Fontana Memorial Bursary for the Arts

The bursary will have a maximum value of AUD $2,000.

To be eligible applicants must: be an Australian Citizen or have permanent resident status  be from a rural area within Queensland  continue their studies in a Bachelor of Arts or Bachelor of Creative Arts in Semester 1 2018 be entering into the second, third or final year of their degree  be studying on-campus at USQ Toowoomba  be enrolled in a minimum of 3 study units in each of Semester 1 and Semester 2.

All international

Complete the scholarship application form and post or deliver the application and all supporting documents to: Private and Confidential, Scholarship Officer, Student Services, University of Southern Queensland, West Street, Toowoomba QLD 4350, Australia.

Expected October 2018

ReDTrain Summer Research Scholarships

The scholarship provides a stipend (living allowance) of AUD $300 per week. Payments are made on a fortnightly basis.

To be eligible applicants must: be currently enrolled in a USQ honours or coursework masters program and intend applying for entry into an HDR program; be an Australian or New Zealand citizen or permanent resident; commence the scholarship during semester three, 2017.

All international

Applications for the ReDTrain Summer Research Scholarships are now open and interested students are required to complete the 2017 Summer Research Scholarship Application.

Expected September 2018

Sister Elizabeth Kenny Scholarship

The scholarship will have a maximum value of AUD $5,000.

To be eligible applicants must: be an Australian Citizen or have permanent resident status  continue their studies in a Bachelor of Nursing in Semester 1 2018 be entering into the second or third year of their degree  be enrolled in a minimum of 3 study units in each of Semester 1 and Semester 2  be studying on-campus, external or online be attending a clinical placement in a rural or remote area in 2018.

All international

Complete the scholarship application form and post or deliver the application and all supporting documents to: Private and Confidential, Scholarship Officer, Student Services, University of Southern Queensland, West Street, Toowoomba QLD 4350, Australia.

Expected October 2018

Thelander Scholarship

The scholarship will have a maximum value of: four year degree - AUD $20,000, three year degree - AUD $15,000.

To be eligible applicants must: be an Australian Citizen or have permanent resident status  commence their studies in a Bachelor of Creative Arts (Theatre or Music) in Semester 1 2018 be enrolled on-campus at USQ Toowoomba be enrolled in a minimum of 3 study units in each of Semester 1 and Semester 2 of each year of study be studying on-campus.

All international

Complete the scholarship application form and post or deliver the application and all supporting documents to: Private and Confidential, Scholarship Officer, Student Services, University of Southern Queensland, West Street, Toowoomba QLD 4350, Australia.

Expected October 2018

Toowoomba Regional Council Scholarship

The scholarship will have a maximum value of AUD $20,000.

To be eligible applicants must: be an Australian Citizen or have permanent resident status  have completed Year 12 in the last three years commence their studies in a Bachelor of Engineering (Civil or Environmental) in Semester 1 2018 be entering the first year of their degree be enrolled on-campus at USQ Toowoomba  be enrolled in a minimum of 3 study units in each of Semester 1 and Semester 2 of each year of study  be studying on-campus.

All international

Complete the scholarship application form and post or deliver the application and all supporting documents to: Private and Confidential, Scholarship Officer, Student Services, University of Southern Queensland, West Street, Toowoomba QLD 4350, Australia.

Expected October 2018

USQ Higher Degree by Research (HDR) Equity Bursary Scholarship

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Applications for the HDR Equity Bursary Scholarship will be considered from students who: are currently enrolled in a USQ HDR program are an international student, not an Australian or New Zealand citizen or Australian permanent resident are studying within Australia can demonstrate real and enduring financial hardship. Shortlisted applicants may be required to attend an interview

All international

To apply, please provide the following: USQ HDR Equity Bursary Application Form (DOC 36KB) USQ Academic Transcript Personal Statement detailing your financial hardship Any supporting documents.  Send to: Office of Research Graduate Studies orgsadmin@usq.edu.au

Expected October 2018

USQ KickOn Bursaries - USQ Community Award

Each bursary will have a maximum value of AUD $2,000.

To be eligible applicants must: be an Australian Citizen or have permanent resident status  be enrolled in a minimum of 3 study units in the semester the bursary is awarded  be studying on-campus or online; OR         be an international student studying full-time, on-campus in the semester the bursary is awarded be involved in USQ community activities  be continuing an associate degree or a bachelor is degree have completed a minimum of 2 USQ courses.

All international

Complete the scholarship application form and post or deliver the application and all supporting documents to: Private and Confidential, Scholarship Officer, Student Services, University of Southern Queensland, West Street, Toowoomba QLD 4350, Australia.

Expected October 2018

USQ KickStart and KickOn Bursaries

Each bursary will have a maximum value of AUD $2,000.

To be eligible applicants must: be an Australian Citizen or have permanent resident status  be commencing or continuing an associate degree or bachelor is degree at USQ be enrolled in a minimum of 3 study units in the semester the bursary is awarded  OR students with a disability must be enrolled in a minimum of 1 study unit in the semester the bursary is awarded be studying on-line or on campus for continuing students - have a current USQ Grade Point Average of at least 5.0.

All international

Complete the scholarship application form and post or deliver the application and all supporting documents to: Private and Confidential, Scholarship Officer, Student Services, University of Southern Queensland, West Street, Toowoomba QLD 4350, Australia.

Expected October 2018

USQ Women's Network Bursary

Each USQ Bookshop bursary will have a maximum value of AUD $500.

To be eligible applicants must: be female commence or continue their studies in any postgraduate coursework award program in Semester 1, 2018 be enrolled at any USQ campus be enrolled in a minimum of one study unit in Semester One be studying on-campus, external or online.

All international

Students must forward the completed scholarship application form and all supporting documents to: Private and Confidential, Scholarship Officer, Student Services, University of Southern Queensland, West Street, Toowoomba QLD 4350, Australia.

Vice-Chancellor's International Postgraduate Scholarship

A$5,000.00 (US$ 3,911) total value

To be eligible applicants must: be an international student studying on-campus at Toowoomba, Springfield, Fraser Coast or Ipswich be enrolling in a minimum of four study units have an excellent Grade Point Average (GPA) - 80% or higher be commencing study in the Semester indicated on their Letter of Offer - Semester 1, 2016 be commencing studies in a postgraduate coursework degree program.

All international

Students must forward the completed scholarship application form and all supporting documents to: Private and Confidential, Scholarship Officer, Student Services, University of Southern Queensland, West Street, Toowoomba QLD 4350, Australia.


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