South East Asia Award

The South East Asia Award is open to students from the following countries who begin an eligible UC Business School programme in 2021 or 2022:

  • Brunei Darussalam
  • Cambodia
  • Indonesia
  • Laos
  • Malaysia
  • Myanmar
  • Philippines
  • Singapore
  • Thailand
  • Timor-Leste
  • Viet Nam

Eligible programmes and value



Bachelor of Commerce


Postgraduate Certificate in Business


Postgraduate Diploma in Business

Postgraduate Diploma in Business Administration

Postgraduate Diploma in Business Information Systems

Postgraduate Diploma in Information Systems and Technology


Bachelor of Commerce (Honours)

Master of Applied Finance and Economics

Master of Business

Master of Business Administration

Master of Business Information Systems

Master of CommerceMaster of Commerce


Master of Professional Accounting




















*The value is NZ$4,000 for students entering the first year of the Bachelor of Commerce, plus NZ$3,000 in subsequent years if a B+ average is achieved in the preceding year (for a maximum of two years or until the degree is completed, whatever comes first).

The value is NZ$3,000 for students entering directly into second year of Bachelor of Commerce, plus NZ$3,000 in the following year if B+ average is achieved in the preceding year.


  • All applicants from these countries who meet the entry requirements for an eligible programme will be automatically considered for the South East Asia Award.
  • To receive the award, you must not have previously been enrolled in the programme, or be transferring from another UC programme.
  • If you only enrol for one semester, the award will be pro-rated and the balance will be applied if or when you enrol in your second semester.
  • You must be and remain a full-time student in the programme for any year/semester that you receive an award.
  • Each of these awards are available for students who begin their studies online or on-campus, although the award will not be applied until you arrive on-campus if you are a postgraduate online student.
  • The Award cannot be held concurrently with any other award, scholarship or sponsorship, including a Dean’s Award.
  • UCIC Foundation students are eligible, but University Transfer Programme (UTP) students are not (although you may qualify for a Dean’s Award)

Find out more!

Learn about the South East Asia Award, or awards available for students from other countries.