ANU Chancellor’s International Scholarship


The Chancellor's International Scholarship offers an opportunity to access one of multiple scholarships available to undergraduate and postgraduate students. The scholarship is designed to attract a diverse range of high calibre international students to study at ANU in Semester 1, 2022.

These scholarships are distributed into 7 categories. Applicants will be automatically assessed in the following categories based on their citizenship.


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Field of Study

Any eligible program except:

  • Any program that only commences in Semester 2, including (but not limited to):
    • Bachelor of Social Sciences (Honours in Actuarial Studies and Economics)
    • Bachelor of Asia-Pacific Affairs (Ritsumeikan)
  • Doctor Of Medicine and Surgery (MChD)


The scholarship is available to a prospective ANU applicant who: 

  • is defined as an overseas student under the terms of the Education Services for Overseas Students Act 2000 and does not hold a 995 visa (unless enrolling in an eligible postgraduate program); and
  • has received an offer of admission to commence at the University in Semester 1 2022 in an eligible program (excluded programs are listed above); and
  • meets the conditions of the program for which they have received an offer of admission including the requirement to be onshore for some components (if applicable); and
  • has not received the scholarship previously.


Selection will be made on the basis of academic merit. Qualifications submitted for admission at the University will be converted to the common scale which will determine an applicant's place on the merit list. Eligible applicants with multiple qualifications will be ranked according to the qualification used as the basis of admission.


The scholarship will award a tuition fee reduction of 25% or 50% to eligible students as outlined above.

The tuition fee reduction is applied to three years of study for undergraduate recipients and up to two years of study for postgraduate recipients.

Additionally, as a recipient of the ANU Chancellor's International Scholarship, you are allowed to pay a reduced tuition deposit of AUD 10,000 instead of the standard deposit amount listed on your admissions offer letter.

How to apply

There is no need to apply for the scholarship as you will be automatically considered if you meet the eligibility criteria.

Press the "Apply now" button to start the Admissions application process for Semester 1, 2022 at ANU.

How to accept

You will need to accept both your academic offer and your scholarship offer separately. More information to be provided with your scholarship offer letter.

Further information

For more information on other scholarships available at ANU please see our ANU scholarships page.

For more information about study options at ANU please see our ANU study page.