Sign In | Register
Study Abroad Questions and Answers
Search For A Question
Question asked in Admissions
Applying to the Australian University with 5.5 IELTS Score and Getting a Scholarship
Asked by: MEERAB
Answers: 1
Views: 4599
Posted on Tue, 28 Dec 2010 17:50:34 GMT
Question Description
I have done my 14 years education in Pakistan. I want to study further through scholarship in Australia. My English is not so good. I have scored 5.5 in IELTs. I am very good in my studies. Can I get scholarship at Australian Universities with such IELTS band?

Universities have different requirements that students must meet. For international students from non-English speaking countries, one requirement is added than to national students. That is proof of English language proficiency.

Scholarship opportunities in universities largely depend on the academic performances of the student in their previous levels. But to be eligible to get scholarship, first of all student must get admission in the university. Without satisfactory proof of English language proficiency, an Australian university merely admits international students.

In your case, you said that you are good in your studies but your English is not good. It means you can get scholarship in Australian universities if you get admission. But with your IELTS score of 5.5, it is very difficult to get admission in any Australian universities. Therefore, if you want to study in Australia with scholarship, practice for IELTS a lot, retake the IELTS, secure good score and apply to Australian universities.

Rate it!
Stubblefie answered 7 years and 2 months ago
Ask Your Question
Ask your studying abroad related question here. Your question will be answered by experts and other EduCouncil QnA members.
Characters Left
Why should I ask?
EduCouncil doesn't guarantee the accuracy of the information available in EduCouncil QnA. Read Full Disclaimer
Help us improve. Give Feedback
Privacy Policy | Terms of Service | Help | Contact
Copyright © EduCouncil 2008-2018