Professor Nguyen Van Dao Scholarship for best mathematics student

Applications open

31 December 2019

Applications close

30 July 2020


50% of undergraduate program tuition fees

Number of scholarships


Outcomes release

30 September 2020


Professor Dao was an internationally acclaimed mathematician and one of Vietnam’s leading education administrators. He played a pivotal role in helping RMIT establish a campus in Vietnam. A scholarship is offered in his honour to the applicant with the best high school mathematics grade among all applicants.


  • Be a citizen of Vietnam
  • Completion of a grade 12 GPA of minimum 7.0/ 10.0  with an average score  of 9.0 for mathematics (grade 12) ; or completion of International Baccalaureate (IB) diploma with a minimum of 25 points in total and 6 points for mathematics; or completion of GCE ‘A’ Levels (UK) with 7 points for three Advanced subjects (A=5, B=4, C=3, D=2, E=1) and 5 points (A) for mathematics
  • English requirements
  • Completion of IELTS (Academic) 6.5+ (no band below 6.0)

For other international English entry requirements, please view the English equivalency requirements.

Selection criteria

Past Mathematics Performance is assessed by the selection committee and ranked according to the eligibility criteria. The top ranked applicant will receive scholarship of 50%. Past Mathematics Performance is weighted as follows: 60% GPA Year 12 + 30% GPA Year 11 + 10% GPA Year 10.

How to apply for a scholarship

Before applying, we recommend reading the Scholarship terms and conditions.

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Contact us

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