Study at Murdoch University (MU), Australia

  • The Times Higher Education World University Rankings has listed Murdoch University in the top 401-500 universities in the world, while the QS World University Rankings placed Murdoch University in the top 551–600 universities.
  • Murdoch University ranked highest in Australia for medium-term overall employment  as  per  QILT Graduate Outcomes Survey – Longitudinal (2018)
  • Murdoch University, Australia has been awarded world-class standard or above in 85 per cent of research disciplines by the Australian Research Council (ARC).
  • Murdoch University’s alumni body includes over 70, 000 students and counting spread across 180 nations globally.
  • A truly global varsity, Murdoch University has campuses in Dubai, Singapore and Myanmmar, in addition to the campuses at Perth, Rockingham and Mandurah.

Why Study in Australia

  • 15 Years Education Accepted: If you wish to study an MBA in Australia or an MS in Australia, you can directly apply after your Bachelors. You can immediately start your Masters level study in Australia in the same year that you finish your degree program in India since the Indian 3 years Bachelors is accepted by all Australian Universities
  • Two Years Stay Back: The post-study work stream of this visa allows international students completing an Australian bachelor, masters or doctoral degree to remain in Australia to gain practical work experience after they graduate. Graduates of bachelor and masters by coursework degrees can apply for a two-year work visa at the completion of their degree; masters by research graduates are eligible for a three-year visa; and PhD graduates can apply for a four-year work visa.
  • Education Quality: Quality of Australian education is known to all and you are no exception. Education Services for Overseas Students (ESOS)  Act 2000 ensures that Institutions who enroll international students are registered with Commonwealth Register of Institutions and Courses for Overseas Students (CRICOS). This ensures that Institutions meet stringent standards, for marketing activities, education delivery, facilities and student support services. The Australian Qualifications Framework (AQF) links 15 school, vocational and university education qualifications into one national system.
  • Scenic& Friendly: One of the most beautiful and the friendliest country in the world
  • English-speaking Country: Australiais an English speaking country and therefore, students will have no trouble in moving around and integrating themselves with the locals.
  • Work and Study: With an Australian student visa, a student can work upto 40 hours a week in an occupation requiring basic skills, like at grocery stores, gas stations etc.
  • Companies in Australia: Australia has a booming economy, with tourism, hospitality, banking, healthcare, pharma, infrastructure, education, mining with the top 1000 companies in Australia accounting for over 28% of the trade like ANZ Banking, Woolworths, Wesfarmers, Rio Tinto, NSW Health, NAB, Telstra among several others.
  • Exceptional Quality of Life: Australia’s per-capita GDP is greater than that of the UK, Canada, Germany and France in terms of parity in purchase power. Per Capita GDP (PPP) Australia is ranked 18th in the world (CIA World Factbook 2016). The country was ranked second in the United Nations 2019 Human Development Index and sixth in The Economist’s quality-of-life index.
  • Tax Structure: An equitable tax structure, you can earn upto $18, 500 tax free and thereon, there is progressive tax, resulting in greater savings, in a pay-as-you-go scheme.
  • Permanent Residency: Australia offers a great opportunity to settle down in the country especially if your occupation is on the National Occupation List (NOC) and you make the point system sing for you!

So all in all, TWO year Master’s (Coursework) + 2 Years Work Permit. Additionally, students who complete their Master’s study by research and Doctoral degree holders are eligible to apply for a three and four year post study work visa in Australia, respectively. Take this opportunity to settle down and Immigrate to  Australia – a country that offers you among the best work/life balance and brilliant medical facilities, opera, theater, beaches, wildlife safaris and much much more!

For more detailed reasons and information about advantages of studying in Australia, check out our Why Study in Australia page

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Entry Requirements to Study at Murdoch University (MU), Australia

General entry requirements (exact requirements may vary from course to course)

Postgraduate Courses: At least 40 % in Bachelors (we recommend 45%) or CGPA of 4.5 or higher (on a scale of 10). IELTS: 5.0 with no less than 5.0 in the writing module and 4.5 in the others (or equivalent TOEFL or PTE score)

Undergraduate Courses (after 12th): Completion of All India Senior School Certificate (CBSE) or Indian School Certificate (CISCE) with an average of 50 % Higher Secondary Certificate (State Board) with an average of 55 %. IELTS: 5.0 with no less than 5.5 in the writing module and 5.0 in the others (or equivalent TOEFL or PTE score)

Murdoch MBA: Bachelor’s degree (AQF 7 level). IELTS: 6.5 with no less than 6.5 in the writing module and 6.0 in the others (or equivalent TOEFL or PTE score)

Murdoch University (MU) Scholarships

MU offers a range of scholarships for Indian students. We encourage students to apply for the MU scholarships as early as possible. For more information, you can always contact us, and we will help you right through the MU scholarship application process at no cost

Several of the University and Australian Government scholarships for Indian students:

India Excellence Scholarship – Offered by Murdoch University, this scholarship offers tuition remission for deserving international students and is a commitment of the university to welcoming scholastically gifted students from abroad

English Pathways Studies scholarship – This scholarship offers tuition assistance for high academic achievers who have received an offer to study at Murdoch University under the English for Academic Purposes (EAP) program

International Graduate Excellence Scholarship: This scholarship offers tuition remission to international students who are applying for undergraduate program. All scholarships must be applied for alongside the main application form to ensure timely processing.

Transformer Scholarship: The university offers two 50% tuition remission scholarships to those students who have high potential to affect real change through participation in the Transformer program.

Australia Awards Scholarships (AAS): for bachelors, masters and doctoral courses (Comprehensive scholarship covering medical, airfare, tuition etc.): Masters-level scholarships will be offered to exceptional Indian graduate students from high-performing institutions to study at one of Australia’s world-class universities. Australia Awards are prestigious international scholarships offered by the Australian Government. With the AAS, your entire cost of study will be offset.

International PG Research Scholarship Award: Aimed at enabling excellent scholastic international students to study in Australia for the Master’s degree, the benefit of this scholarship is extensive and is offered on yearly basis.

Australia-India Strategic Research Fund (AISRF): Specifically aimed at mutual sectors of cooperation agreed upon by Australia and India in the fields of nanotechnology, agriculture, ICT, Marine Sciences etc., the scholarship enables Indian researchers to spend time at Australian institutions. The fellowships help to facilitate long-term science, technology and innovation collaboration and are generally term based scholarships covering all costs of the study, including return airfare, medical, tuition, stipend etc.

Murdoch University, Australia Deadline for Applications:

The application deadline for admissions to Murdoch University would be May and November. ILW India advises students to begin applying at least three months prior to allow for the university to assess and complete the paperwork.

Masters level courses at Murdoch University especially Clinical, pre-clinical & health, Engineering & technology, Life sciences, Physical sciences etc are in demand and we suggest you apply at the earliest for these courses. We, at ILW India, suggest that if you would like to apply to Murdoch University, do speak with us for further details on how you can apply and gain admission to Murdoch University.

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If you would like to know your prospects as an international student in Australia (with scholarship, profile assessment, financial requirements etc.), go ahead and arrange a free consultation with ILW Overseas Education Consultants now. Our Study in Australia counselors and experts can help you successfully apply to the Australian universities and colleges of YOUR CHOICE.

We’ve had some of the most gifted students opt for Australia as their study destination and if you have any queries, our alumni would be happy to answer them.  Email us at [email protected] with your query. 

ILW India’s decade long experience in the field of Overseas Education is the result of the trust and confidence of thousands of students who have successfully gained scholarships and even, tuition waivers for their study abroad in Australia, USA, Canada and several other countries across the globe. We offer end to end process delivery, right from aptitude testing, career guidance to university selection, visa processing and beyond.