Australia provides scholarships for Nepalese students every year. Students related to Education, Health, Economics and Livelihood Development, Governance (for Government of Nepal applicants only), Gender, Inclusion & Disability, International Relations (for Government of Nepal applicants only), Water Resource Management (for Master’s level only) can apply for Australia scholarships. Water resource management is available for Master’s level which is focused on regional or river-basin scale water resource management issues.

Australia scholarships and awards categories consists of different awards and scholarships for education in Australia. Australia Awards Scholarships (administered by DFAT),Australia Awards Fellowships (administered by DFAT), Australia Awards Pacific Scholarships (administered by DFAT), Australia Awards Endeavour Scholarships and Fellowships (administered by the Department of Education and Training), Australia Awards Fellowships (administered by ACIAR) are Australia awards which you can apply from

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Australia scholarships and fellowship awards are offered to selected students. The Australian government provides Australia scholarships and fellowship to selected students in which students can get the aid of AUD 35000 for research as well as development activities. provides the information on available scholarships, awards and fellowships in Australia. You can go to the webpage On the left hand side you will see the menus.

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Australia Awards Scholarships

These Scholarships give natives of Nepal the chance to get a postgraduate capability (Master’s or PhD) at an Australian tertiary institutions. Grants in the Water Resource Management need territory are available to Master’s level.

Australia Awards Benefits

Australia Awards Scholarships are offered for the base period important for the person to finish the scholastic project determined by the Australian education institution, including any preliminary preparing. Grant beneficiaries will have the following outstanding benefits.

• return air travel
• a one off establishment allowance on arrival
• full tuition fees
• contribution to living expenses
• introductory academic program
• Overseas Student Health Cover for the duration of the Scholarship
• supplementary academic support
• fieldwork allowance – for research students and masters by course work which has a compulsory fieldwork component.

Application dates (for study commencing in Australia in 2016). Opening date: 1 February 2015 and Closing date: 30 April 2015. Applications or supporting documents received after this date will not be considered.
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Australia scholarships 2020 for Nepalese

New update on Australia scholarships by Australia awards.

australia awards 2020 scholarship program

From now, Australia Awards scholarships will not be open for Nepal. Please read more information below.

Please visit the Facebook Page of Australian Embassy Nepal at

We will update if more information is available for Australia scholarships for Nepalese.

Application for Australia scholarships for Nepal has been started from 1st February 2020. The application will be closed on 30th April 2020.
IELTS requirement has been fixed at 6.5 or above in which none of the band must be less than 6. It also accepts TOEFL, PTE with equivalent scores. It is interesting fact that 50% seats are for female candidates.


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You can also go to how to apply section to know about the latest deadlines for Australia scholarships. Australia awards students of several countries worldwide each year. Read the requirements of scholarship opportunities in Australia and apply for your suitable program. Australia welcomes the genuine and talented students from worldwide.

How to apply Australia scholarships?

Australia Scholarships and AwardsAustralia scholarship deadlinesAustralia Scholarships
Australia Awards ScholarshipsYou can check the open date and deadline date of Australia Awards Scholarships at .    Australia Awards Scholarships
Australia Awards FellowshipsApplications for Round 15 have now closed.Australia Awards Fellowships
Australia Awards Endeavour Scholarships and Fellowships 2015 RoundApplications for the 2016 round have now closed.
Applications for the 2017 Endeavour Scholarship and Fellowship round will open in early April 2016 and close on 30 June 2016.
Endeavour Scholarships and Fellowships
Endeavour Scholarships and Fellowships – International applicants
Australia Awards John Allwright FellowshipsCandidates must submit their applications by 31 July of the year prior to the study taking place.John Allwright Fellowships
Australia Awards John Dillon FellowshipsApplications close on 31 August of the year prior to the visit program taking place.   John Dillon fellowships

Note: For updated information, always visit official website.