Category - Denmark Scholarship

Danish Government Scholarships at University College of Northern Denmark

University Coll. of North. Denmark
Bachelor’s Degree

Deadline: 15 Mar/1 Nov 2016
Study in: Denmark
Course starts Sept 2016/Feb 2017

Brief description:

Each year, University College of Northern Denmark has a few scholarship places for non-EU/EEA citizens who are enrolled on a study programme at UCN.

Host Institution(s):

University College of Northern Denmark

Level/Field(s) of study:

Any English-taught study programme offered at UCN.

Number of Scholarships:

Limited

Target group:

Non-EU/EEA international students

Scholarship value/duration:

UCN’s scholarship programme covers from 30-50 % of the tuition fees which means that the rest must be paid by the student. Scholarships may be awarded for the entire duration of a study programme or for single semesters.

The people who are awarded a scholarship from UCN may under certain circumstances also receive an additional small sum each month to cover parts of their living expenses.

Eligibility:

The scholarship can only be considered provided the student fulfills the below requirements:

• Is a citizen of a country outside the European Union (EU) and the European Economic Area (EEA)

• Does not have permanent residence in an EU or EEA country

• Is NOT studying in Denmark through an exchange programme or any other study agreement which is tuition fee waiving

• Has shown good academic results previously from former studies or passed exams

• Has passed an English language test, preferably an IELTS test with a score of 6.0 or similar recognised test with a high score provided for academic studies

Application instructions:

To be considered for a scholarship, applicants must apply and be accepted to one of the English-taught study programmes that UCN offers. Applicants must also submit a scholarship application form including a motivation letter stating the reasons for applying to UCN and the reasons for applying for the specific programme in question.  The application period is from 1 February – 15 March for September intake or 1 October -1 November for February intake.

It is important to visit the official website (link found below) for detailed information on how to apply for this scholarship.

Website:

Official Scholarship Website:  http://www.ucnorth.dk/Home/Programmes-Courses/Admission_to_UCN/Admission_Procedure_for_non-EU/non-EEA_citizens/Danish_Government_Scholarships.aspx

IT University of Copenhagen State Scholarships in Denmark

IT University of Copenhagen
Masters Degree

Deadline: 1 April/1 Oct (annual)
Study in: Denmark
Next course starts Sept 2016

Brief description:

The IT University of Copenhagen offers state scholarships to three or four exceptionally talented MSc applicants (full-degree students) from outside EU and EEA every year.

Host Institution(s):

IT University of Copenhagen in Denmark

Level/Field(s) of study:

Any MSc Programme offered at the University

Number of Scholarships:

3-4

Target group:

Non-EU/EEA Students

Scholarship value/inclusions:

Free tuition and partly covering of living expenses.

Eligibility:

To be eligible for the scholarship, you must be admitted to a MSc Programme at IT University of Copenhagen. The scholarships will be offered to the applicants who achieve the best scores according to the criteria in the admission rules.

Application instructions:

Applicants cannot apply for the scholarships. The IT University considers all admitted MSc students for the scholarships and informs the students chosen for the scholarships in their letter of admission. Therefore, you must apply for admissions to be considered for the scholarship. Deadline for admissions is 1 April for September entry and 1 October for February entry.

It is important to visit the official website (link found below) for detailed information on how to apply for this scholarship.

Website:

Official Scholarship Website:  http://en.itu.dk/Programmes/MSc-Programmes/Applying-to-a-MSc-Programme

Danish State Tuition Fee Waivers and Scholarships at Roskilde University

Roskilde University
Masters Degree

Deadline: 1 March (annual)
Study in: Denmark
Next course starts Sept 2017

Brief description:

A limited number of Danish state tuition fee waivers and scholarships are offered to highly talented students at graduate level, who come from countries outside of the EU/EEA and need a residence permit to study at Roskilde University.

Host Institution(s):

Roskilde University in Denmark

Level/Field(s) of study:

Eligible Masters programmes offered at the University. The university reserves the right to decide in each admission round that only applicants for specific master programmes are considered for a tuition fee waivers and scholarships.

Number of Scholarships:

Limited

Target group:

International students outside the EU/EEA

Scholarship value/duration:

Tuition fee waiver and a scholarship of DKK 7,800 per month to cover living expenses in Denmark.

The tuition fee waiver and scholarship has a maximum length of 22 months for programmes that start in September.

Eligibility:

In order to be eligible to apply for a tuition fee waiver and scholarship, you must be a non-EU/EEA citizen that is required to pay tuition fees.

Application instructions:

Applications are currently closed.

You apply by uploading a motivational letter and CV outlining your academic and occupational background to your online application for admission to the master programmes within the application deadline.

If you do not have a bachelor’s degree from Denmark or have completed more than one bachelor’s degree, and one of them is completed outside of Denmark or have completed a 1½ years top-up bachelor’s degree in Denmark on basis of a degree completed outside of Denmark and/or are a non-EU/EEA citizen and need a residence permit based on studies, you must apply for admission no later than 1 March for the September entry.

It is important to read the how to apply page and visit the official website (link found below) for detailed information on how to apply for this scholarship.

Website:

Official Scholarship Website:  https://ruc.dk/en/step-5-tuition-fees-tuition-fee-waivers-and-scholarships

Denmark Government Scholarships for Non-EU Students

Danish Government
Masters Degree

Deadline: varies, Mar-Apr/Sep-Oct
Study in:  Denmark
Course starts Sept 2017/Feb 2018

Brief description:

The Denmark Government welcomes highly qualified and motivated international students from all over the world to study in Denmark. A number of scholarships are therefore offered each year by the Danish Ministry of Education to fund students from countries outside the European Union/ European Economic Area. The scholarships can be awarded for a full degree higher education programme.

Host Institution(s):

Participating Higher Education Institutions in Denmark

Fields of study:

Eligible full-time Higher Education Programmes offered at participating HEIs in Denmark

Number of Scholarships:

Limited

Target group:

Non EU/EEA International Students.

Scholarship value/inclusions:

The government scholarship consists of two parts and can be given as full or partial tuition fee waivers and/or grants towards covering your living costs.

However, as the scholarships are administered by the individual higher education institution, you should ask for further details at the institution of your choice.

Eligibility:

In order to be eligible to apply for a scholarship you have to be:

•  A citizen of a country outside the European Union (EU) and the European Economic Area (EEA) or Switzerland.
•  Enrolled in a full degree higher education programme.
• Granted a time-limited residence permit in Denmark due to education

Application instructions:

The scholarships are administered by the Danish institutions of higher education, each of which decides which students will receive a scholarship. For further information about the government scholarship, please consult the admission details of the higher education institution of your choice. The institution can also inform you about entry requirements, course descriptions, deadlines and student services.

Deadline varies depending on your choice University and study programme. Generally, the deadline falls around March-April for entry in September of the same year or around September-October for entry in February of the following year.

It is important to visit the website of your choice university and the official website (link found below) for detailed information on how to apply for this scholarship.

Website:

Official Scholarship Website:  http://studyindenmark.dk/study-options/tuition-fees-scholarships/tuition-fees-and-scholarships