Got an eye for a great business deal? Then we’ve got three amazing offers you won’t want to pass up.


If you interested in studying a business-related degree at a university ranked in the top two per cent worldwide, now is the time to apply to the University of Tasmania.

Our Tasmanian School of Business and Economics (TSBE) is offering three new scholarships and bursaries.

University of Tasmania Business Scholarship – 100% Full Fee Scholarship (Semester 1 & 2, 2019)

Allowing four high performing students the ability to study for fee-free* for the duration of their course, this scholarship is available to international students from Indonesia, Latin America, Nigeria and Vietnam who study any course offered by TSBE other than the Master of Professional Accounting (MPA) or Master of Professional Accounting (Specialisation) (MPAS).

Even if you’re studying a combined degree, you can still apply and if you win a scholarship you’ll only have to pay 50% of your registered tuition fees for the duration of your course.

Applying is painless – once you’ve applied for your degree, simply write a 500-word application and the selection panel will consider that and your marks.

*Find the application form, full eligibility rules and terms and conditions here.

Not eligible? Read on!

Dean of TSBE Merit Scholarship – 50% Fee Scholarships (Semester 1 & 2, 2019)

Even if you miss out on one of the 100% scholarships, you may only have to half your normal tuition fees if you are awarded the new Dean of TSBE Merit Scholarship.  Available to international students from any country studying a TSBE course other than MPA or MPAS or some combined degrees,** you don’t even need to complete a special application for this scholarship – we’ll just assess your marks to see whether you qualify for it when we assess your course application. Simple and stress-free!

**Check out the full eligibility and other rules here.

Still haven’t found the financial support that suits you? Don’t despair. There’s one final offer on the table for our savvy business students. And this time, it includes MPA and MPAS students (you thought we were going to miss you out, didn’t you?) as well as Bachelor of Business students. Read on for more details…

TSBE Launceston Accommodation Bursary – 50% off your accommodation (Semester 1, 2019 only)

Fees aren’t the only big expense when you’re studying. Accommodation costs are another burden so if you’ve got a head for figures (and you clearly do have if you’re planning on studying one of the three eligible degrees!) you’ll know how much this accommodation bursary is going to help you.

Available to all eligible*** international students commencing a Master of Professional AccountingMaster of Professional Accounting (Specialisation) or Bachelor of Business degree in semester 1, 2019 at our Launceston campus, recipients get fifty perfect off the advertised accommodation rate at one of our three available university accommodation halls for two whole years!*** The accommodation options are Kerslake, Leprena and Investigator Hall, all conveniently located on the Newnham campus in Launceston.

You’ll also get to live in lovely Launceston. Located on the picturesque Tamar River, Launceston is bursting with Georgian colonial architecture, leafy green parks and the city is host to Australia’s most popular international music and arts festival, Mona Foma (and with this accommodation offer, you’ll have some of the cheapest accommodation in town while the festival is on!). Check out some of our other blogs about this beautiful city in the north of Tasmania.

Don’t miss out though – this offer is strictly limited. When spaces fill, the offer ends so get in quick. There’s no special application form, just follow these steps to make sure you don’t miss out on a room:

  • Apply for one of the three eligible degrees in Launceston
  • Apply for one of the three accommodations in Launceston (Kerslake, Leprena, Investigator Hall)
  • Pay your accommodation deposit (it will be returned if you don’t get in)
  • Accept your course offer when you receive your Letter of offer
  • Pay your course commencement fee

***Make sure to read all the details and terms and conditions for this accommodation bursary here.

Find out more about our business and economics degrees and apply now to avoid missing out.

You can also find out about our other generous scholarships and bursaries for international students by visiting our scholarships pages.