International Cost of Living Scholarships

If you are an international student from Vietnam commencing an RMIT program in 2020, this scholarship can provide financial assistance during your first year of study.

Value and duration

The value of the scholarship is AU$1,000 as a one-off payment towards your cost of living. It will be transferred into student's Australian bank account once enrolled in the eligible RMIT program.

Number of scholarships available

Five (5) scholarships are available


To be eligible for this scholarship you must:

  • be a Vietnamese citizen
  • apply from Vietnam
  • have received a minimum grade of 65% in previous studies
  • submit an application for this scholarship
  • enrol in one of the following programs at RMIT, commencing in 2020:
    • Foundation Studies
    • Associate degree
    • Bachelor's degree
    • Master by Coursework including Graduate Certificate and Graduate Diploma

Open date

Applications are now closed.

Closing date

30 October 2019

How to apply

  1. Select an eligible program
  2. Submit an application to study at RMIT.
  3. Receive an offer letter to study at RMIT for 2020
  4. Submit an application form for this scholarship.

Terms and conditions

  • Applicants with a conditional offer will need to meet the conditions of their offer before they can be awarded the scholarship
  • If you have been offered a RMIT EAP pathway program, this scholarship will apply when you articulate into the eligible program.
  • This scholarship cannot be deferred to another year and must be taken up in Semester 1 2020.
  • RMIT International may profile scholarship recipients.
  • Scholarship selection is based on academic merit.
  • Successful applicants will be notified; unsuccessful applicants will not be contacted.
  • Applicants should not be in receipt of any other scholarship covering tuition fees (applicants currently in receipt of a scholarship loan may be considered).

For full terms and conditions please view the International Scholarships Terms and Conditions.


Online: Make an enquiry

Phone: (+61 3) 9925 2260

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