Carnegie Mellon University Scholarships 2023 (Fully Funded)

Applications for Carnegie Mellon University Scholarships are currently open.

Carnegie Mellon University Scholarships 2022/2023 are fully funded masters scholarships for international students. The CMU Australia Scholarships for International Students is valued at AUD $30,000 for the duration of 21-month masters degrees, and AUD $20,000 for the duration of 12-month masters degrees.

Carnegie Mellon University consistently ranks among the top 50 universities worldwide and is recognized for its unique interdisciplinary environment. The university attracts award-winning talent, our current, and former faculty and alumni are winning top awards in art, science, and technology.

In a 2010 Wall Street Journal poll, job recruiters looking for new hires ranked Carnegie Mellon No. 1 in computer science, No. 4 in finance, and No. 7 in business. CMU ranked 10 overall.

Carnegie Mellon University in Australia is founded on the proposition that the study of public policy and of information technology, independently and jointly, provides a uniquely powerful platform from which to influence the world of the 21st Century.

We are the only academic institution in the world that pursues this goal through a unified faculty that comprises management science, social science, and information technology in roughly equal parts. It is our mission to utilize the research and education this platform enables to have a positive influence on the evolution of societies, economic systems, organizations, and individual lives around the world.

Scholarship Summary

  • Level of Study: Masters
  • Institution(s): Carnegie Mellon University
  • Study in: Australia
  • Courses Offered:
    • Public Policy and Management
    • Information Technology Management
    • Business Intelligence and Data Analytics
    • For more information click here.
  • Program Period: 12 Month or 21 Month (according to the program).
  • Deadline: January 10, 2023 / May 31, 2022

Scholarship Coverage

Carnegie Mellon University Scholarships provide the recipient with the following benefits:

  • The CMU Australia Scholarships for International Students is valued at AUD $30,000 for the duration of 21-month masters degrees, and AUD $20,000 for the duration of 12-month masters degrees.


  • Total tuition for 12-month tracks and 21-month tracks are payable via 3 and 4 study periods respectively.
  • Cost per study period can change each academic year (the above figures assume a 3% increase effective 01 August each year).
  • The internship study period incurs no cost.
  • Deferral of admission will incur tuition fees at the prevailing rate.

Eligibility Criteria for Carnegie Mellon University Scholarships

To qualify for Carnegie Mellon University Scholarships, Candidates must fulfill all of the following requirements below:

  • Required Language: English. Meet the language requirements of the course as below:
  • Eligible Countries: Be a citizen of a country in Asia, South America, or Africa.
  • Meet the admission requirements for a CMU Australia full-time master coursework degree, 12 month or 21 month tracks
  • Be accepted into a CMU Australia master coursework degree commencing in August 2022
  • Accept CMU Australia’s offer letter and pay the deposit before the required deadline
  • Students who are citizens or hold permanent residency in Australia or New Zealand are not eligible.
  • This scholarship will not be applicable to students who defer the commencement.
  • This scholarship is not applicable in conjunction with any other CMU Australia scholarships or other government scholarships including .but not limited to Endeavor and Australian Awards scholarships
  • Students need to maintain their enrollment throughout their course in full-time study and meet CMU Australia’s academic progression policy
  • If a student withdraws from the masters program before completion, he/she may be required to repay the value of the scholarship awarded.

How to Apply for Carnegie Mellon University Scholarships?

Please follow the following application instructions to apply for Carnegie Mellon University Scholarships:

1. Select your program here.

  • You will need to lodge two separate applications if you are applying for two different programs.

2. Check the program’s entry requirements.

  • All applicants must provide documentation of their completed undergraduate degree (bachelor’s degree or equivalent) from a regionally accredited institution.
  • All Information Technology programs require programming experience in an object-oriented programming language such as Java or C++.
  • All 12-month tracks require at least 3 years of professional work experience. All 21-month tracks do not require professional work experience.
  • You are required to submit valid test results from either the GRE (General Test) or the GMAT within the last five years. Students must achieve an average minimum score of GRE 300 or GMAT 600.
  • Applicants whose native language is not English are required to submit scores from the International English Language Testing System (IELTS) – Academic or Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL).
  • Applicants are required to submit a resume. Please submit a one or two-page summary of your education skills, accomplishments, employment experience, and volunteer experience.
  • You are required to submit an essay (approximately 1,000 words) describing your academic and professional background, your career goals, and how the program will help you achieve your goals.
  • Video Interview (Optional).
  • Two (2) recommendation forms provided from employers, supervisors, professors, or others who are able to comment on your professional and educational goals and potential.

3. Apply through the online portal.

(4) Create an account to start a new application.

(5) Log in to continue an application.


  • Ensure all sections are completed in full and where required, all supporting documentation is uploaded.
  • There is no application fee for Carnegie Mellon University in Australia.
  • Ensure your application is received by the Admissions Office before the relevant deadline.


To apply and know more about Carnegie Mellon University Scholarships, please visit the official website: Official Website.

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