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CONACYT funding for Mexican Students at Macquarie University, Australia

The studentships are a great way to fund your higher education. Gain the skills and knowledge you need at Australia‡s leading university. Macquarie University is offering a chance for Mexican students to receive a 30% fee reduction of total tuition fees with the CONACYT Scholarship.

CONACYT Scholarship is available for students from Mexico who will be enrolling on a postgraduate, master’s or PhD program at Macquarie in Australia. The award provides a fee reduction, plus a $1000 monthly stipend and Overseas Student Health Cover. Priority will be given to students commencing a non-business postgraduate coursework program who have completed a degree at an institution in Mexico.

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Great chance for Mexican Students to study at Macquarie University in Australia with a 30% tuition fee reduction.


Founded in 1964 by the New South Wales Government, Macquarie University ranked among the top 2 per cent of universities in the world. Through its multiple course structures, students can focus on one key area and can explore new areas, or both. It is considered one of Australia’s best universities.

Why study at Macquarie University? With flexible study options to suit your needs, Macquarie can help you realize your career ambitions. At Macquarie, students can choose a degree from more than 80 postgraduate coursework and research programs. They give students the freedom to think outside the box and tailor their postgraduate studies to their goals.

Application Deadline: Open year round

Brief Description

  • University or Organization: Macquarie University
  • Department: All
  • Course Level: Postgraduate master‡s or PhD programs
  • Award: Up to 30% of total tuition fees
  • Access Mode: Online
  • Number of Awards: Varies
  • Nationality: Mexican
  • The award can be taken in Australia


  • Eligible Countries: Mexico
  • Acceptable Course or Subjects: The scholarship will be awarded for a postgraduate or master or PhD program at Macquarie University. Applicable courses are:
  • Doctor of Medicine
  • Doctor of Physiotherapy
  • Global Master of Business Administration
  • Juris Doctor
  • Master of Accounting
  • Master of Actuarial Practice
  • Master of Ancient History
  • Master of Applied Economics
  • Master of Applied Finance
  • Master of Applied Linguistics and TESOL
  • Master of Applied Statistics
  • Master of Banking and Finance
  • Master of Biotechnology
  • Master of Business Administration
  • Master of Business Analytics
  • Master of Chiropractic
  • Master of Clinical Audiology
  • Master of Clinical Neuropsychology
  • Master of Clinical Psychology
  • Master of Commerce
  • Master of Conference Interpreting
  • Master of Conservation Biology
  • Master of Counter Terrorism
  • Master of Creative Industries
  • Admissible Criteria: To be eligible for this application , you must be a full-time international student commencing an applicable postgraduate (coursework) degree on-campus (or online if impacted by COVID-19 border restrictions)
  • Be a citizen of Mexico.
  • Hold a full offer for one of the courses listed in the ‘Applicable course’ section below (single or double degree).
  • Achieve a minimum WAM of 65 or equivalent for Postgraduate (coursework) applications.
  • Commence study in the session and year indicated in your scholarship letter of offer.
  • Must not have received a scholarship or sponsorship from Macquarie University or another organisation for the degree (unless stated otherwise by the Scholarship Committee).

How to Apply

  • How to Apply: Students admitted to a postgraduate degree offered by Macquarie University should submit an application to CONACYT following the application procedures and standard requirements established by CONACYT. Students must hold a full offer to be considered for the opportunity and apply with CONACYT at any of the two reception periods of the year (April and June).
  • Supporting Documents: Provide either original or certified copies of documents such as transcripts, qualifications and English language proficiency test results.
  • Admission Requirements: Many courses have specific entry requirements that you will need to fulfil before being admitted. To be eligible to study at Macquarie, international students need to meet academic requirements.
  • Language Requirement: From all regions, the university accepts results from an approved test such as IELTS, TOEFL, Pearson, Cambridge, or OET. The test must be completed within 3 years of the course commencement date at Macquarie rather than the usual 2 years. Click here to meet Macquarie University College English requirements.


  • This scholarship offers students who will be enrolling on postgraduate master‡s or PhD programs at Macquarie University a 30% award of total tuition fees.
  • CONACYT will cover the remaining tuition fee according to its scholarship conditions, plus a monthly stipend of approximately USD $1,000 and Overseas Student Health Cover (OSHC).
  • Priority will be given to students commencing a non-business postgraduate coursework program who have completed a degree at an institution in Mexico.

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