MBA Bursary

The MBA isn't just about knowledge and skills, it's also about networking, career enhancement and professional development. If you are wanting to commence your MBA studies at Deakin in Trimester 1 2021 you should read more.

Important dates

This bursary is automatically awarded based on course offer. Student must commence their studies in Trimester 1 2021.

Benefits

5% tuition fee reduction for all units enrolled in the 2021 academic year.

This bursary will be applied to your tuition fees once eligibility has been confirmed.

Eligibility criteria

The MBA bursary is available to all domestic students commencing in Deakin's MBA or MBA (Healthcare Management) in Trimester 1 2021.

Eligibility

To be eligible you must:

  • be a domestic fee paying student enrolled at Deakin University, and
  • receive a course offer for Trimester 1 2021 and commence your studies* in this period in either M701 Master of Business Administration or M703 Master of Business Administration (Healthcare Management) at Deakin University in Trimester 1 2021, and
  • remain enrolled in your course during 2021, and
  • not be in receipt of another Deakin bursary or scholarship.

*Commencing student: a student is considered commencing if they are enrolled in the first study period of their award course and not previously been enrolled after the census date.

Exclusions and special conditions

The MBA bursary:

  • cannot be held concurrently with any other scholarship, bursary or discount offered by Deakin University. (If you are offered any other scholarship, scholarship-like payment, bursary or discount you need to choose which one you wish to hold).
  • cannot be carried forward into another academic year.
  • is not transferable. If you transfer to another postgraduate course of study, the bursary will be withdrawn and will not be available for your new course.
  • cannot be redeemed for cash.

Other scholarship offers

If you are offered another Deakin scholarship, bursary or fee discount relating to your postgraduate award course, you will only be able to hold one.  You will be asked to nominate which scholarship, bursary or fee discount arrangement you would like to hold.  If you do not make a nomination the MBA bursary will automatically be withdrawn.

Payment information

If eligibility is maintained, the bursary will apply to each unit of study attempted in 2021 and will cease at the end of the 2021 academic year. The MBA bursary is applied directly to your tuition fee invoice.  You can see if the bursary has been applied by viewing your tuition fee invoice, in StudentConnect, each study period.

Withdrawal of this bursary

The MBA bursary will be withdrawn from all study periods and you will be required to immediately pay any outstanding amount if:

  • you have been found to have supplied incorrect or misleading information during the admission and enrolment process or in your statutory declaration (if applicable)
  • you have been found to have breached the University’s student code of conduct.

Other scholarship offers

If you are offered another Deakin scholarship, bursary or fee discount relating to your postgraduate award course, you will only be able to hold one.  You will be asked to nominate which scholarship, bursary or fee discount arrangement you would like to hold.  If you do not make a nomination the MBA bursary will automatically be withdrawn.

How to apply

No application is required. The MBA bursary is automatically awarded based on eligibility which will be assessed at the time of enrolment. If eligible, the bursary will be applied directly to your tuition fees.