Australian Government has announced its one of prestigious International Scholarship Program Australia Awards for Pakistani students. Those who through study and research want to develop their skills and knowledge here is a good opportunity in the shape of Fully Funded Australia Awards.

The shortlisted candidates for Australia Awards Scholarships 2018 will pass through an assessment process based on personal qualities, academic competence and potential to impact on development challenges in Pakistan.

Last Date for Online Submission of Application: 30 April 2018

Available Field of Study

The priority areas of study are:

  • Gender Equality
  • Economic Growth
  • Good Governance and Stabilisation
  • Education
  • Public Health and Nutrition

Level of Study

Australia Awards Scholarship offers the Pakistani students to get Masters Degree at Australian tertiary institution.

Benefits for Selected Students

The shortlisted applicants will get following benefits in addition to free education for the entire program:

  • 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 Master and Research Students

Eligibility Criteria

The interested applicants must meet the following criteria to be eligible for the scholarship:

  • Must be Pakistani citizen and currently residing in Pakistan
  • 16 Years of education and 05 years of relevant work experience
  • Not older than 45 years of age at the time of applying
  • Must have cleared TOEFL or IELTS
  • Submission of Development Impact Plan outlining clean objectives and motivations to contribute to development in Pakistan
  • Return to Pakistan after completion of two-year study

Application Submission Process

All applications must be submitted online at by 30 April 2018. Applicants must submit all of the relevant supporting documents listed in the Australia Awards Scholarships Handbook at here

Further information about Australia Awards Pakistan are available at:,


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