Foundation Studies Scholarships at Trinity College, Australia

Designation/Position- Foundation Studies Scholarships

Trinity College, Australia invites application for Foundation Studies Scholarships for eligible and interested candidates

About- Trinity College Foundation Studies is specifically designed for international students wishing to succeed within the Australian university system and beyond.

Scholarships are awarded competitively on the basis of academic merit. Eligible students will be chosen from each Foundation Studies program, and by their geographic region. 

To be eligible, you’ll have excellent high school results, be not permanently living in Australia as a resident, and will need to submit a completed Trinity College Foundation Studies application

There’s no need to apply for a separate application for scholarship, as your Trinity College application will form the basis of the decision. 

Scholarships are awarded prior to an intake commencing only and if you’re successful in being offered a place at Trinity College, you’ll be notified by email within two weeks of the selection round being held.

In 2021, Trinity College will award forty 50% tuition fee remissions for students joining the Foundation Studies program.

Study level- all courses

Location- Trinity College, Australia


Trinity College Foundation Studies is a course specifically for international students who satisfy entry requirements and who wish to:

  • sample university life in Australia
  • join a strong community of like-minded students from around the world
  • gain entry to the University of Melbourne and other Australian universities.

Foundation Studies students are:

  • at least 16 years of age at the time of commencement
  • high-achieving secondary students in their countries of origin
  • planning to study a specific course at the University of Melbourne or another university in Australia or overseas.

Students under 18 years of age must arrange Trinity-approved accommodation for the duration of their course prior to applying for a student visa to study in Australia. Trinity’s Accommodation Office can assist with this process.

Job/Position Description- 

Foundation Studies fees vary according to the length of the program a student is undertaking. Foundation Studies admissions staff determine the most suitable intake for applicants on a case-by-case basis.

IntakeSemester 1Semester 2Fees
January Comprehensive12 January  – 18 June 202112 July – 10 December 2021$43,000*
January Comprehensive Plus12 January  – 18 June 202112 July – 10 December 2021$49,000
February Main8 February – 25 June 202112 July – 26 November 2021 $34,630**
July Fast Track 17 June – 24 September 20214 October 2021 – 28 January 2022$34,630**
July Comprehensive13 July – 17 December 202110 January – 10 June 2022$43,000*
July Comprehensive Plus13 July – 17 December 202110 January – 10 June 2022$49,000
August Main 2 August – 17 December 20214 January – 20 May 2022$34,630**
October Fast Track 23 September 2021 – 24 January 202231 January – 20 May 2022$34,630**

View details of mid-semester breaks

*If students have a 6.5 IELTS English language score with no band less than 6.0, or equivalent, the fees will be $40,000.

**A one-off $1,330 discount will be applied in 2021.

NB: Students who have had a sibling or parent undertake the Trinity College Foundation Studies program will receive a 5% Foundation Studies fee reduction.

Additional fees for 2021

Enrolment fee (non-refundable)$310Applies to all intakes
Laboratory fees (Biology, Physics, Chemistry)$400 eachCharged after course commencement for science students
Music surcharge $1000 eachCharged after course commencement for Music students
Mathematics 1 Handbook$20Charged after course commencement for Mathematics 1 students
Accounting Handbook$15Charged after course commencement for Accounting students
Overseas Student Health CoverVisa length cover (VLC)Amount dependent upon the VLC

How to Apply-

Last Date for Apply– 30 April 2021

See Position Details

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