Details about Intake 2018

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Australia Awards – Intake 2018


Before submitting an application for an Australia Awards Scholarship, applicants MUST read the Australia Awards Scholarships Policy Handbook  and the Nepal Country Profile. All details about the Australia Awards Scholarships are contained in the Handbook. Nepal-specific information is contained in the Country Profile.

Australia Awards Nepal organizes free information seminars every Friday at 10:00 am and 2:00 pm in its office at Panipokhari. Information seminars will also be organised in Biratnagar (7 February), Pokhara (14 February), Nepalgunj (27 February), Dhangadhi (1 March) and Chitwan (28 March). If you meet the basic eligibility criteria as stated in this link and are interested to participate in any of the seminars, send in an email to or call +977-1-4002614 to register.

Details about Intake 2018

For what sectors are Scholarships available?

Australia Awards Scholarships are offered to applicants from Nepal for study at Master’s level in one of the priority fields of study. The study can be undertaken by coursework or by research, or a combination of the two. However, the maximum duration that DFAT will support a Master’s degree program is for two years. 

What fields of study are available for Intake 2018?

The fields of study under the Priority Sectors of Education; Gender, Inclusion and Disability; Governance (for Government of Nepal applicants only); Health; Livelihoods and Economic Development; and Water Resource Management are available for Intake 2018. The detailed field of study are available here.