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Australia Awards – Intake 2018


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

Australia Awards Maldives organizes free information sessions for all interested applicants. Attendance at these information sessions are through registration only.

ATTENTION: Submission of IELTS results after application deadline

In view of the fact that the IELTS test scheduled for March in Male’ has been cancelled due on account of the flu virus, Australia Awards Maldives will allow applicants to submit their IELTS results to the Australia Awards office via email after the application closing date provided they have sat the IELTS test before the application closing date (i.e. before 5.00pm on 30 April 2017). Applicants are required to submit documentary evidence with their application of having registered for an IELTS test before the application closing date.


Contact Us

Ibrahim Hassan, Ph.D
Country Program Manager – Maldives
Mobile: (960) 7999465, (960) 7977465
Email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Public holidays 2017

Date Day Occasion
1-Jan Sun New Year Day
27-Apr Thu Additional Holiday - Maldives
1-May Mon May Day
25-Jun Sun Eid-Ul-Fitr*
26-Jun Mon Eid-Ul-Fitr*
27-Jun Tue Eid-Ul-Fitr*
26-Jul Wed Independence Day
27-Jul Thu First Sermon of Lord Buddha / On the occasion of Independence Day
31-Aug Thu Eid-Ul-Azha*
3-Sep Sun Eid-Ul-Azha*
4-Sep Mon Eid-Ul-Azha*
21-Sep Thu Islamic New Year*
19-Nov Sun National Day
30-Nov Thu The Prophet’s Birthday