The Australian National University (ANU) alumni postgraduate support scheme assists both ANU and Macquarie University alumni to upskill or retrain to meet the challenges of our changing world.
It is awarded to all eligible alumni of either university, whether domestic or international, to support their ongoing postgraduate studies at ANU commencing in 2023 and 2024. Macquarie University also offers a similar support scheme to ANU alumni, details can be found here.
Whether seeking to advance your career in your current field or looking to reskill for an in-demand industry, you are now eligible for a 10 per cent tuition fee reduction on most postgraduate courses at ANU, if you enrol in your program in 2023 or 2024.
ANU alumni application process
You don't need to submit a separate application to access this offer. Your eligibility for the support scheme will be automatically assessed when you apply to commence an eligible postgraduate coursework program. If you are eligible, your tuition fees will be reduced by 10 per cent for the duration of your program (even if this is beyond 2024).
Macquarie University alumni application process
To access this offer, please submit the Macquarie University alumni application form to have your eligibility automatically assessed when you apply to commence an eligible postgraduate coursework program at ANU in 2023 or 2024. If you are eligible, your tuition fees will be reduced by 10 per cent for the duration of your program (even if this is beyond 2024).
ANU and Macquarie University alumni are eligible for postgraduate study support if they meet the following conditions.
Are a domestic or international applicant.
Have previously completed a degree at ANU or Macquarie University.
Commence a postgraduate coursework program* at ANU in 2023 or 2024 (exclusions apply*).
Are self-funded for fee purposes and are a full-fee paying student, i.e. are not the recipient of:
a Commonwealth Supported Place (CSP) or other government supported place;
a tuition fee sponsorship by a government or organisation; or
any other form of tuition fee scholarship or fee waiver.
Are not receiving any other discount, e.g. employee or employee family member tuition discounts.
Are not receiving any scholarships during their postgraduate duration.
*Excludes offers for the following programs of study: cross-institutional study programs, Doctor of Medicine & Surgery and courses that are delivered in partnership with the Australian War College of the Australian Defence Force (Graduate Certificate of Military and Defence Studies, Graduate Diploma of Military and Defence Studies, Master of Military and Defence Studies, Master of Military and Defence Studies (Advanced)) or any other contracted partnerships. Additional courses may be nominated for exclusion by the relevant Associate Dean (Education) as course offerings change in the future.
Eligible ANU or Macquarie University alumni who enrol in an eligible ANU postgraduate coursework program and commence study in 2023 or 2024 will receive an automatic waiver of 10 per cent on their tuition fees for any postgraduate coursework units undertaken in that program of study. Note that Macquarie University alumni will need to first submit this application form to have their eligibility assessed. The 10 per cent reduction will be applied to the student's tuition fees after enrolment.
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