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Scholarships funded by home country

Please find below information on each country and available scholarships or funds: or contact Ms Cecilia Sacoto-Patel cecilia.sacoto@curtin.edu.au for more information about program details.

CHILE Scholarships with Becas Chile

BECAS CHILE

Scholarships for research programs and English teaching.

Find out more about the BECAS CHILE scholarships

COLOMBIA Scholarships with COLFUTURO, COLCIENCIAS and ICETEX

COLFUTURO

Scholarships and student loans for masters programs in any area.

Curtin will provide a partial scholarship of 25% of the total of the degree to all students with loans from COLFUTURO.

More information on the Colfuturo scholarships

To apply to COLFUTURO, students need the offer from the university first

COLCIENCIAS

Scholarships for research programs in any area.

Find out more about the Colciencias scholarships

Universities Australia signed an agreement with Colciencias for all universities.  However Colciencias will only work with the universities placed in the top 300 QS.

ICETEX

One full scholarship for PhD and one full scholarship for Master by Research.

10% scholarship of the total of the program for students who have received an ICETEX loan for a UG or PG program. More information please contact Mr Carlos Botero, the in-country representative for Curtin in Colombia.

Curtin has an agreement with ICETEX for the provision of this full and partial scholarships. Fields and call has not been established yet.

INDONESIA Scholarships managed by LPDP – Indonesia Endowment Fund for Education

These scholarships are for postgraduate programs in a range of disciplines.

Find out more about the LPDP scholarships:

Curtin is a member of the Australian Technology Network (ATN).  The ATN is a consortium comprised of five major Australian universities that focus on research and innovation, and with genuine linkages to industry throughout teaching and research.

LPDP and Curtin Agreement of Co-operation:

Curtin University recently signed an Agreement of Co-operation with LPDP.  The cooperation will enable more LPDP scholarship awardees to undertake postgraduate studies, especially doctoral degrees, in universities affiliated to the ATN.

There are two options available to apply to Curtin under the LPDP scholarship:

OPTION ONE – benefits under the LPDP & ATN Agreement of Co-operation at Curtin:

The below listed benefits are only for those LPDP students who do NOT use the services of an Education Agent for either (i) assistance with the Curtin application OR (ii) assistance with the Curtin acceptance:

  • Free Pre-sessional Language training support in Indonesia to the total value of AUD$3,500 (conditions apply) *

*for more information on the English language support in Indonesia – go to the below section headed “PRE-SESSIONAL LANGUAGE TRAINING in Indonesia”.

To apply to Curtin under Option One, please send an email stating that “I intend to apply directly to Curtin University without the use of an Education Agent” to ci-enquiries@curtin.edu.au

OPTION TWO – use an Education Agent to assist with your Curtin application:

For those LPDP students who would like to use the services of an Education Agent to assist with your Curtin application, you will need to approach one of Curtin’s Education Agents to commence the process.  You can find a registered Curtin Education Agent at: http://international.curtin.edu.au/apply/agents/

However, please note:  you will not be eligible for Pre-sessional Language training support if you use a Curtin Education Agent to assist with your application or acceptance of offer.

BENEFITS AVAILABLE TO ALL LPDP STUDENTS WHO CHOOSE TO STUDY AT CURTIN:

  • Free access to the Curtin Leaders Program
  • Free access to the NEXT STEP mentoring program – transition into graduate employment
  • Free customised leadership development training program during your studies at Curtin
  • Internship opportunities
  • Free online ATN (eGSA) modules, consumable funding and fieldwork/conference travel funding for those undertaking PhD or Master of Philosophy (full research)

PRE-SESSIONAL LANGUAGE TRAINING in Indonesia:

Curtin will cover the tuition fee cost of English language training provided the following conditions are met:

  • Meet the English language requirement for the LPDP scholarship
  • Receive an Offer Letter from Curtin with English conditions (which means you have not met the English entry requirement for the Curtin course)
  • English training must take place at one of the recommended institutions listed below
  • At the conclusion of the language training you must meet the Curtin English entry requirement
  • You do not use the services of an Education Agent for either (i) assistance with the Curtin application OR (ii) assistance with the Curtin acceptance
  • You must pay the language training fee upfront
  • You will be reimbursed upon enrolment in the Curtin course (the reimbursement process is listed further below).

Curtin will then bear the cost of providing pre-sessional language training up to a maximum of 500 hours, and the cost of one IELTS test. Total funding provided will not exceed $3500 per student.

 List of Recommended English Training Institutions in Indonesia:

1. IALF Jakarta, (also in Surabaya and and Bali)

IALF Jakarta
Plaza Kuningan, Menara Selatan, 3rd floor
Jl. H.R. Rasuna Said Kav C 11-14
Jakarta 12940
Tel. (021) 521-3350
Fax (021) 521-3349
ialfjkt@ialf.edu
  1. AIM for English

PT. Aim for English

Jl. Padang 5C, Manggarai
Jakarta Selatan 12580, Indonesia

Phone: (021) 83785238
Email: info@aimjakarta.com

  1. Edupac
  • World Trade Center 1
    10TH Floor Jl. Jend. Sudirman Kav.29-31 Jakarta 12920 Indonesia
  • 021 521 1588
    0817 933 8722 (EDUPAC)
  • infowtc@edupacindonesia.com
  1. English First (EF) Multiple locations such as
EF English First Jakarta Kalimalang;
JL. Raya Kalimalang Blok N No. 12 B – East Jakarta 13440, 13440, Indonesia

Phone:+62 21 8608888

  1. UMN Language Centre

Universitas Multimedia Nusantara
Jl.Scientia Boulevard, Gading Serpong, Tangerang, Banten-15811 Indonesia
(T)+62-21.5422.0808; (F)+62-21.5422.0800; e-mail: marketing@umn.ac.id    

HOW TO SEEK REIMBURSEMENT for pre-sessional language training once enrolled at Curtin:

If you have met all the above listed conditions, once you are enrolled at Curtin, you must bring your receipts for reimbursement to the International Sponsored Student Unit (ISSU) located at Building 102 at the Bentley Campus, email contact:  issu@curtin.edu.au

          

For other Curtin University information:

List of all courses under Faculty Area:  http://handbook.curtin.edu.au/faculty.html

List of all Higher Degree by Research programs:  http://handbook.curtin.edu.au/research.html

RESEARCH STUDENTS:  for information on how to find a potential supervisor – go to:  http://research.curtin.edu.au/postgraduate-research/future-research-students/

 

 

MEXICO Scholarships with CONACYT, FIDERH and FUNED

CONACYT

Curtin University has an agreement with Conacyt that provides scholarships for masters and research programs in the areas of oil and gass, logistics, finance, communications, engineering, architecture, economics and international relations.

The agreement also provides funding for short fellowship visits to foster joint research between Curtin and Mexican universities.

Find out more about the CONACYT scholarships

CONACYT/SENER Energy Reform Scholarship Academic Areas 

FIDERH

Curtin University has an agreement with Banco de México-FIDERH that provides a 15% scholarship for students enrolling in Master programs.

Applications are now open for the 3rd call.

http://www.fiderh.org.mx/calendario.html

FUNED

Student loans for master programs.

Find out more about the FUNED scholarships

NORWAY Student loans for study abroad with Lanekassen

LANEKASSEN

Student loans for study abroad, undergraduate and postgraduate programs in any area.

Find out more about the LANEKASSEN scholarships

Please note that Curtin University has no formal agreement with Lanekassen.

PANAMA Scholarships with SENACYT and IFARHU

SENACYT – Secretaria Nacional de Ciencia, Tecnología e Innovación

Scholarships for Logistics, Agriculture, Sustainability and Education

Information about the calls is available at http://www.senacyt.gob.pa/convocatorias/abierta/index.html

 

IFARHU- Becas y Credito Educativo

English, Study Abroad, Graduate Certificates and Graduate Diplomas

Undergraduate and Postgraduate Programs

https://www.ifarhu.gob.pa/becas/programas-de-becas/programas-que-ofrece-el-ifarhu/

 

PARAGUAY Scholarships for postgraduate programs with CONACYT

CONACYT

Scholarships for postgraduate programs in areas of science, engineering, health sciences, natural resources and other priority areas for the Paraguayan government.

Find out more about the CONACYT scholarships

Please note that Curtin University has no formal agreement with Conacyt.

 

PERU Scholarships with PRONABEC and student loans via SERVIR

PRONABEC

Full scholarships for master programs in the areas of engineering, construction, architecture, sustainability, resources, energy, project management and sciences.

Find out more about the PRONABEC scholarships

SERVIR

Student loans for public sector employees in any area.

Find out more about the SERVIR scholarships

Please note that Curtin University has no formal agreement with Servir. Servir work with universities ranked under 300 by QS.

SPAIN Scholarships for postgraduate programs with CAIXA

CAIXA

Scholarships for postgraduate programs in any area.

Find out more about the CAIXA scholarships

Please note that Curtin University has no formal agreement with CAIXA.

SWEDEN Student loans for study abroad with CSN

CSN

Student loans for study abroad, undergraduate and postgraduate programs in any area.

Find out more about the CSN scholarships

Please note that Curtin University has no formal agreement with CSN.