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Partner Scholarships

TAFE - UTAS Pathway Scholarship

These generous scholarships are offered by the University of Tasmania’s College of Business and Economics as part of a joint partnership between the University and TAFE Tasmania.


Available to international students undertaking the Bachelor of Business Administration pathway from TAFE Tasmania to the University of Tasmania. Eligible courses include:

  • Bachelor of Business Administration (33O)
  • Bachelor of Business Administration (Hospitality Management) (33G)
  • Bachelor of Business Administration (Tourism Management) (33H)

The Bachelor of Business Administration articulation pathway from TasTAFE to the University of Tasmania:

  1. Applies to all campuses of TasTAFE only
  2. Applies to international students only
  3. Students who have previously or are currently undertaking studies at UTAS and withdraw to take up the TasTAFE pathway offer are not eligible for this scholarship
  4. Students must have completed a Diploma or Advanced Diploma at TasTAFE
  5. Not awarded for partially completed TasTAFE courses.

Please note that if a student has already been offered a Tasmanian International Scholarship (TIS) or any other tuition fee scholarship or bursary the TAFE - UTAS Pathway Scholarship will not apply.

Students who are not eligible for the TIS will automatically be awarded the 10% TAFE - UTAS Pathway Scholarship when enrolling in one of the above eligible courses, which provides them with a 10% reduction on the registered annual tuition fee for the duration of their UTAS course.

Ongoing Eligibility

To retain this award, recipients are required to maintain satisfactory progress for the duration of the course for which they have been awarded the scholarship. A minimum Pass result in every unit is required to maintain satisfactory academic progress.

Examination results are reviewed each semester by the Scholarships Selection Committee to determine ongoing eligibility. Recipients who do not meet ongoing eligibility will be notified by email.


10% reduction in registered tuition fees for the duration of the course.


For the full duration of the course.


As students are assessed automatically upon submission of their International Student Application, there is no need to apply separately, nor do recipients need to apply for ongoing eligibility.

Advanced Standing Partner Institute Discounts

In recognition of the special relationship between the University and its formal Partner Institutes, students and graduates of the institutes listed below, who are granted advanced standing into a University of Tasmania Bachelor degree, will receive a 10% reduction on the registered tuition fees for their undergraduate studies.

Students will first be assessed for a Tasmanian International Scholarship (TIS), which provides a 25% fee reduction and is awarded on the basis of academic performance during studies with the home institute. Those students not awarded a TIS will receive the Partner Institute discount. The maximum fee waiver available to students is 25%.

These Partner Institutes represent a small number of the institutes that the University formally works with. To check if we have an arrangement with your college or university, please email

  • Australian Maritime College
    • Ho Chi Minh University of Technology (HCMUT), Vietnam
    • INTI College, Malaysia
    • KDU University Coillege, Malaysia
    • Universidad Nacional de Quilmes (UNQ), Argentina
  • College of Arts, Law and Education
    • Sunway University College (SUT), Malaysia
  • College of Sciences and Engineering
    • Changzhou Institute of Technology (CIT), China
    • Infrastructure Univesity Kuala Luympur (UKL), Malaysia
    • Softwarica College of IT and E-Commercie, Nepal


As students are assessed automatically for these partner discounts upon submission of their International Student Online Application, there is no need to apply separately.

Enquiries should be directed to International Scholarships.