In view of the COVID-19 pandemic, Australia Awards has made the following adjustments to document requirement for applicants from India. If shortlisted or selected for Australia Awards, the applicant may be further required to provide a valid English language test score and original or notarized documents.
|Documents Required||Other Acceptable Documents||Certified|
|Degree certificates (Bachelors and Post Graduate level), or certified academic transcript, if degree is yet to be conferred. Transcripts must show results for each semester as well as overall results, and must clearly show the GPA. Where transcripts are not in English, please provide an English translation||IF UNABLE TO COLLECT ORIGINAL TRANSCRIPTS AND CERTIFICATES: provide academic mark sheets and provisional certificates.
NOTE: Shortlisted applicants will be required to submit a copy of original degree certificates and transcripts.
|IELTS or TOEFL or PTE certificate (valid at 1 January 2021)||IF YOU DO NOT HAVE AN EXISTING IELTS, TOEFL or PTE CERTIFICATE (valid at January 2021), you may submit one of the following:
NOTE: If you are nominated for Australia Awards, you will be required to produce a valid English Test (IELTS, TOEFL or PTE).
Awardees’ English language test results must be valid at 1 January of the year in which the awardee is commencing studies in Australia (IELTS, TOEFL scores, and PTE Academic are valid for two years after the test date). If an institution requires a different test validity timeframe, awardees must meet the institution’s requirements.
|Two academic referee reports (with seal)||NOTE: If official seal cannot be obtained, applicants can submit the referee reports without a seal.||No|
|Letter from the institution endorsing your application||NOTE: If endorsement letters cannot be obtained on an institution’s letter head with an official seal, an email endorsement from the International Relations office will be accepted.||No|
Note: If applicants are unable to secure notarized copies of any document at this time, they may submit color scanned documents in PDF format. Applicants shortlisted for an interview will be required to submit a certified color copy of documents.