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College Scholarships for New Students at UOWD in Dubai, 2018

Applications are invited for College Scholarships for New Students at UOWD in Dubai. Applications are open for international students to pursue an undergraduate degree at University of Wollongong in Dubai (UOWD) in the 2018-2019 academic year.

The University of Wollongong in Dubai (UOWD) is one of the UAE’s oldest and most prestigious universities. All UOWD academic programs are accredited by the UAE Ministry of Higher Education and Scientific Research and quality assured by the University of Wollongong in Australia, which is registered with the Tertiary Education Quality and Standards Agency (TEQSA), the national regulator of the higher education sector in Australia.

The aim of this scholarships is to encourage and support academically able and talented students.

Deadline : September 2018
Study in : UAE
Providers : University of Wollongong in Dubai (UOWD)
Course Level : Undergraduate degree
Field of Study : All subjects

Benefits of College Scholarships for New Students: 

Three categories of scholarship are available to undergraduate students.


  •     50% scholarship (conditions apply)
  •     25% scholarship
  •     15% scholarship

Within each category, the number of scholarships awarded is limited and you must meet the minimum selection criteria for the relevant category in order for your application to be considered.

Scholarships are awarded on a first come, first served basis. Once all scholarships have been awarded for a semester, no further scholarship applications will be accepted.


Nationality: Applications are open to students of any citizenship

Number of ScholarshipsNumbers not given

Scholarship can be taken in UAE

Eligibility for College Scholarships for New Students: 

Eligible Countries: Applications are open to students of any citizenship

Entrance Requirements: Applicants must meet the following criteria:

Eligibility and Selection Criteria

  • Applications are open to students of any citizenship.
  • Applications are open to new (entry level) students.
  • Applicants must have achieved the minimum grades as listed in the Curriculum table below.
  • Applicants must meet all of the academic and admission criteria to be admitted to the University and be intending to enroll in the relevant session for which they have applied.

Minimum Grades for Undergraduate Applicants

Curriculum* Value of Scholarship
50% 25% 15%
UAE Secondary School Certificate (Thannawiya Amma) 98% 90% 85%
Indian CBSE (Central Board of Secondary Education) 95% 85% 80%
Indian State Board Exams 95% 85% 80%
UK A-Levels 3 A grades 2 A grades 1 A grade
UK AS-Levels 5 A grades 4 A grades 2 A grades
UK O-Levels 6 A grades 5 A grades
Iranian Pre-University (year 12) 19 18 17
International Baccalaureate 40 35 30
American High School Certificate (year 12) 98% 90% 85%
Australian Tertiary Admission Ranking (ATAR) 90 85 80
High School Diploma (Grade 12)
(Academic track)
98% 95% 90%
Russian : ATTESTAT 4.8 4.5
Nigeria : WAEC/NECO 5A 4A
French Baccalaureate 15/20 14/20 13/20

* The above list is not exhaustive and results/curriculum from other countries will be taken into consideration.

English Language Requirements for College Scholarships for New Students:

 All instruction at UOWD is carried out in English and student will need to demonstrate an adequate level of English language proficiency in order to enroll in a programme at the university.

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