Malaysian Australian Alumni Council (MAAC) Scholarship

Available for

You have to be applying for a QUT course to apply for this scholarship.

Student type:
  • Future international research students
  • Academic performance
Study type:
  • Postgraduate research
  • Business
  • Creative Industries
  • Education
  • Health
  • Law
  • Science and Engineering
  • Institute of Health and Biomedical Innovation (IHBI)
  • Institute for Future Environments
Eligible courses:
  • IF49

Application dates

Closing date: 31 December 2014

Eligibility details

You must:

  • be a Malaysian student coming to study in Australia
  • meet the entry requirement for a PhD. Applying for a research degree
  • have an IELTS minimum score of 6.5, with no subscore less than 6

What you receive

You'll receive:

  • a scholarship to cover your tuition fees.

The scholarship does not cover:

  • examination costs
  • food, travel
  • accommodation
  • Overseas Health Cover
  • airfares
  • visa application costs

How to apply

To apply for this scholarship, see the scholarship details on the Malaysian Australian Alumni Council website.


You must:

  • make satisfactory academic progress, and meet your candidature milestones in an appropriate timeframe.


The Malaysian-Australian Colombo Plan Commemorative Scholarship Scheme offers a scholarship to prospective Malaysian research students to cover the cost of their research degree tuition fees.


Research Scholarships

  • Level
    Level 4, 88 Musk Avenue
    Kelvin Grove
  • Monday to Friday, 9am to 5pm

  • Postal address:
    Research Students Centre
    GPO Box 2434
    Brisbane QLD 4001