IBM Kickstarter Scholarships

We're offering up to 15 scholarships of $3,000 each to new students in the Bachelor of Computing Systems.

Award value: $3,000 Number available: 15
Provider: IBM & Unitec Institute of Technology
Contact: Scholarships Team -

To help you kickstart your IT career we're offering up to 15 IBM Kickstarter Scholarships.

These scholarships are worth $3000 each and will be awarded to first-year students who enrol in the Bachelor of Computing Systems

Our partnership with IBM has never been stronger and has real benefits for students in the Bachelor of Computing Systems:

  • You'll be taught by IBM staff lecturing on the programme
  • You'll be involved in real industry-based projects
  • You can choose from courses developed in collaboration with IBM including Advanced Mobile Programming, Agile and Lean Software Delivery, and Cloud Application Design and Development.

How to apply

Application is a two step process:

1. You'll need to apply online to study the Bachelor of Computing Systems (BCS) full-time.

Apply online for the BCS

2. You'll also need to apply online for the IBM Kickstarter Scholarships. 

This Scholarship will not be offered in 2018.

We hope to be able to offer this scholarship again in 2019.