Scholarships and Fellowships: Middle East


These PDF files provide information on some of the international scholarship opportunities available for students travelling to and from the Middle East.

Inbound charts list opportunities for international students travelling to Australia.
Outbound charts list opportunities for Australian domestic students travelling overseas.

Iran Iran PDF Inbound (PDF, 112 kB) PDF Outbound (PDF, 58 kB)
Iraq Iraq PDF Inbound (PDF, 121 kB)  
Israel Israel PDF Inbound (PDF, 96 kB)  
Jordan Jordan PDF Inbound (PDF, 109 kB)  
Lebanon Lebanon PDF Inbound (PDF, 113 kB) PDF Outbound (PDF, 58 kB)
Palestinian Territories Palestinian Territories PDF Inbound (PDF, 110 kB)  
Saudi Arabia Saudi Arabia PDF Inbound (PDF, 107 kB) PDF Outbound (PDF, 58 kB)
United Arab Emirates United Arab Emirates PDF Inbound (PDF, 107 kB) PDF Outbound (PDF, 58 kB)

Applying to the University of Sydney

For many scholarships, applicants must first obtain an offer of admission to their chosen academic programme.

> Find a course

Application procedures and entry requirements:

> International Undergraduate
> International Postgraduate Coursework
> International Postgraduate Research

PhD applicants should first contact a research supervisor.

English Language Proficiency Requirements

International students must meet the University of Sydney’s English language proficiency requirements. English proficiency is determined by the result of an IELTS or TOEFL test, or by previous tertiary study in English.

> English language proficiency requirements (PDF)

The University of Sydney’s Centre for English Teaching (CET) offers high quality English language programmes, including academic English.

> Centre for English Teaching

Australian Student Visas

Most international students require a valid student visa for study in Australia. For information on Australian student visa options, please visit the Department of Immigration and Citizenship website.

> Student visas (Department of Immigration and Citizenship)

Agents in the Middle East

The University of Sydney is represented by several education agents overseas. Potential international students may contact our agent representatives for information about the university and our academic programmes, or to lodge an application.

> Find an agent in your country


> International Student Office