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Australia is offering Scholarship to International Students to study in Regional Australia

By Rajneesh Kumar Posted 30, Dec 2019

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It's a good news for the international students planning to study in Australia. The government of Australia is offering up to AU$60,000 scholarships to the foreign students to study in regional parts of the country. The Government has started accepting the applications for the Destination Australia scholarship programme, which helps students to study in regional areas.

Let's find out more details about the program.

Scholarship Program to study in Regional Australia

The government is offering 40 scholarships of AUD$15,000 every year for about 4 years in order to support study and living expenses associated with studying a range of qualifications, i.e. from Bachelor's to Master's degrees being provided at the regional campuses of eligible tertiary education providers in the land down under.

The Master of Agricultural Science program of the University of Queensland is one of 13 programmes at Gatton campus being offered under the Destination Australia scholarship.

Speaking about the new Scholarship program, Mellissa Brown, the Executive Dean of Science at the University of Queensland said that, this programme makes it easier for the foreign students to experience regional Australia. As per her, studying in Australia is an incredible experience and with these generous scholarships - students from all parts of the globe can see what it's like to live in the regions.

University of Queensland study programs

The Gatton Campus of the University of Queensland offering 40 Destination Australia scholarships across 13 different programmes, comprising the following programs:
  • Bachelor of Agricultural Science
  • Bachelor of Science (Gatton)
  • Bachelor of Equine Science
  • Bachelor of Wildlife Science
  • Bachelor of Veterinary Technology
  • Bachelor Veterinary Science (Honours)
  • Master of Veterinary Science
  • Master of Animal Science (24 Units)
  • Master of Animal Science (32 Units)
  • Master of Agricultural Science (24 Units)
  • Master of Agricultural Science (32 Units)
  • Master of Agribusiness (24 Units)
  • Master of Agribusiness (32 Units)

The learning facilities in this campus sit against a backdrop of historical homesteads, sporting amenities, and community fruit and vegetable gardens. The School of Veterinary Science of U Qranks among the world's top 40, on a purpose-built location with world class facilities for teaching and research and access to horses, cattle, pigs and poultry. The applications for the scholarship close on 17 January 2020.

Though, applicants must have a full offer for study in an approved programme starting in 2020, however, need not have accepted the offer by the scholarship application deadline. If you want to apply student visa in Australia to enrol in a study program in 2020, you must coordinate with Visas Avenue- a trusted Australian immigration and visa consultant in India.

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Rajneesh Kumar

Rajneesh Kumar is a well-known writer,blogger and content creator. His passion and expertise in writing content on Immigration, visa, political affairs, News, current affairs, etc. makes him one of the best professional writers around.

He has been creating the Immigration Content, i.e. Blogs, Articles, social media, videos, etc. for more than 5 years now.


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