English Language Scholarship for Postgraduate Law Candidates, University of Newcastle, Australia

Publish Date: May 21, 2015

Deadline: Aug 10, 2015


This scholarship was established in 2014 to provide financial support for eligible students to undertake up to 10 weeks of study in the University of Newcastle's English Language Intensive Course for Overseas Students (ELICOS). This scholarship supports entry into the University's postgraduate law program (LLM) for international applicants with strong qualifications for the program but who require further English language experience.

Applicable to: ELICOS, IELTS, Master of Laws, HIgh Achievers, International Students.


To be eligible to apply for this scholarship you must meet the following criteria:

  • Be enrolled in the Advanced English for Academic Purposes (EAP) ELICOS program at the University of Newcastle
  • Have received and accepted an offer from the University of Newcastle for entry into the Master of Laws (LLM), conditional on successful completion of ELICOS
  • Possess an overall test score of 6.0 in the International English Language Testing System (IELTS)
  • Be an International student

If documentation is not provided your application will not be processed. Please have all required documents available for upload as PDF, DOC, DOCX, JPEG, or JPG files prior to completing the online application process.

  • A copy of your undergraduate transcript

A copy of your offer into the Master of Law (LLM), provided you complete ELICOS

A verified copy of your IELTS certificate.


Three (3) scholarships will be offered to eligible LLM applicants. The scholarship will provide a benefit of $3,800 to each of these students. The benefit will not be awarded until the student has successfully completed ELICOS and enrolled full-time into the Master of Laws (LLM).


Selection of the scholar will be on the basis of:

  • Academic qualifications to meet Master of Laws (LLM) entry requirements
  • Overall IELTS score of at least 6.0
  • Receipt and acceptance of an offer from the University of Newcastle for entry into the LLM
  • Performance at interview if required
  • Faculty of Business and Law

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