Tag - Non-EU/EEA international students

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

Mid Sweden University Tuition Fee Scholarships

Mid Sweden University
Masters Degree

Deadline: 10 February 2016
Study in: Sweden
Course starts September 2016

Brief description:

For high performing students applying to a study programme at Mid Sweden University,  the University is offering a number of scholarships which will result in a tuition fee reduction of 70 000 SEK or 125 000 SEK, depending on the programme one chooses to study.

Host Institution(s):

Mid Sweden University, Sweden

Field(s) of study:

A fee waiver of the tuition fee with 70 000 SEK:

• Master (one year) in Tourism Studies, 60 higher education credits
•  Master programme (one year) in Business Administration, Marketing and Management, 60 higher education credits
•  Master Programme (one year) in Political Sciences, 60 higher education credits

A fee waiver of the tuition fee with 125 000 SEK:

•  International Master’s Programme in Computer Engineering, 120 higher education credits
•  International Master’s Programme in Ecotechnology and Sustainable Development, 120 higher education credits
•  International Master’s Programme in Electronics Design, 120 higher education credits

Number of Scholarships:

Not specified

Target group:

Students from countries outside the EU/EEA (and Switzerland).

Scholarship value/inclusions:

The Scholarship is awarded for a fee waiver of 70 000 SEK or 125 000 SEK or 250 000 SEK (depending on the programme) for the tuition fee for the programme at Mid Sweden University the student has applied to at the time of the scholarship application.

Eligibility:

To be awarded a scholarship, the following conditions apply:

•  The application for studies must be made no later than 15 January 2016, at www.universityadmissions.se.
• The applicant must be admitted to one of the above mentioned programmes starting in the autumn semester 2016.
•  The applicant must be citizen of a country outside the EU/EEA/Switzerland.
•  The applicant must be required to pay a tuition fee.

Application instructions:

The application for scholarships starting autumn 2017 will open at the beginning of November 2016.

Students apply for the scholarship after the application for admission to Mid Sweden University. The application for admission must be submitted at www.universityadmissions.se no later than 15 January 2016. The application for the scholarship is done by filling out an online application.  Last day to apply for scholarship is 10 February 2016.

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

Website:

Official Scholarship Website:  http://www.miun.se/en/education/programmes/fees-and-scholarships/scholarship/tuition-fee-scholarship-mid-sweden-university-

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

Umeå University Scholarships for International Students

Umea University
Masters Degree

Deadline: 16 Jan 2017 (annual)
Study in: Sweden
Course starts August 2017

Brief description:

Umeå University offers scholarships to talented and high-achieving non-EU/EEA citizens who wish to pursue one of the Master’s study programmes offered at the University.

Host Institution(s):

Umea University in Sweden

Field(s) of study:

Master’s level study programmes taught in English

Number of Scholarships:

Not specified.

Target group:

Non EU/EEA Students

Scholarship value/inclusions:

Full or partial waiver of the tuition fee.

Eligibility:

You are welcome to apply for a scholarship if you have completed your application for studies at Unviersityadmissions.se before 16 January 2017 and have Umeå University programme as priority 1.

The selections for the scholarships are based entirely on the applicant’s academic merit.

Application instructions:

Applications are currently closed.

You must have completed your application for admissions for a Umea University Master’s programme via universityadmissions.se by 16 January 2017 in order to apply for the scholarship.

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

Website:

Official Scholarship Website: https://www.umu.se/en/education/fees-and-scholarships/scholarships/

The University of Gothenburg International Scholarships

Gothenburg University
Masters Degree

Deadline: 2 Feb 2017 (annual)
Study in: Sweden
Course starts August 2017

Brief description:

The Admissions Office at the University of Gothenburg administers scholarships intended for fee-paying applicants, who have applied in the first admission round via universityadmissions.se for one or several two-year Master’s Programmes with entry autumn semester 2017.

Host Institution(s):

University of Gothenburg, Sweden

Field(s) of study:

Any two-year Masters Programme offered at the University

Number of Scholarships:

Not specified

Target group:

Citizens from outside the EU/EEA and Switzerland and from countries in the OECD/DAC list

Scholarship value/inclusions:

The Admissions Office at the University of Gothenburg administers four types of scholarships:

• The University of Gothenburg Study Scholarship, which is funded by the Swedish Council for Higher Education, and covers the complete tuition fee for a study programme at the University of Gothenburg.

• A scholarship funded by Adlerbert Foundations, which contributes to accommodation expenses for all the applicants who have been granted the University of Gothenburg Study Scholarship.

• A scholarship funded by Adlerbert Foundations, which covers the complete tuition fee for a study programme at the University of Gothenburg and contributes to accommodation expenses.

• A scholarship funded by Adlerbert Foundations, which is specifically intended for applicants who are citizens of an annual prioritized country from the OECD/DAC list, that and covers the complete tuition fee for a study programme at the University of Gothenburg and contributes to living and accommodation expenses.

Eligibility:

To be eligible for the scholarship selection process, you must meet the entry requirements and be admitted in the first selection to a two-year Master’s Programme at the University of Gothenburg which you have applied for, in the first admission round with application deadline 16 January 2017.

Scholarships are offered to applicants demonstrating a high level of academic performance. The selection process consists of an assessment made by academic and administrative staff at the University of Gothenburg. Priority is given to those who apply to the University of Gothenburg as their first choice.

You can apply for all four scholarships, however it is only citizens in a country on the OECD/DAC list that can apply for the fourth scholarship option.

Application instructions:

Applications are currently closed.

The scholarship application will be open between 17 January 2017 (9 a.m. GMT 1) and 2 February 2017 (9 a.m. GMT 1).  Access to the scholarship application form will be enabled as soon as the scholarship application period opens.

Please note that you must first apply via universityadmissions.se for one or several two-year Master’s Programmes, with application deadline 16 January 2017, before applying for the scholarships. Once you have applied for studies you will receive an application number which is required in the scholarship application. Deadline for scholarship applications is 2 February 2017.

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

Website:

Official Scholarship Website: http://www.utbildning.gu.se/education/application/scholarships/the-university-of-gothenburg-study-scholarship/

Uppsala IPK Scholarships for International Students

Uppsala University
Masters Degree

Deadline: 20 Jan 2017 (annual)
Study in: Sweden
Course starts August 2017

Brief description:

Uppsala University will award several scholarships for fee-paying students applying for Master’s programmes commencing in the autumn of 2017.  One of these scholarship programs is the Uppsala IPK Scholarships.

Host Institution(s):

The Uppsala University in Sweden

Field(s) of study:

Master Programmes offered during the current admission round and commencing 28 August 2017.

Number of Scholarships:

Not specified

Target group:

Citizens of countries outside the EU/EEA and Switzerland.

Scholarship value/inclusions:

Scholarships will cover the cost of tuition but not living expenses.

Eligibility Criteria:

• Citizens of a country outside the EU/EEA and Switzerland.

• Applicants must demonstrate academic talent and show interest in belonging to an educational milieu.

• Students can only be awarded an IPK scholarship for their first priority programme at Uppsala University.

• You must meet the entrance requirements for the programme you applied to and application fee and supporting documents must have been received before deadline to University Admissions.

Application instructions:

To apply for Uppsala University’s scholarships, you must first apply for one of Uppsala University’s Master’s programmes through the website www.universityadmissions.se. You must then submit an online scholarship application form on which you will note your application ID from www.universityadmissions.se. The deadline for submitting online scholarship applications for programmes commencing in the autumn of 2017 is 20 January 2017.

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

Website:

Official Scholarship Website: http://www.uu.se/en/admissions/scholarships/uppsala-university/

Chalmers IPOET Scholarships for International Students

Chalmers University of Technology
Masters Degree

Deadline: 16 Jan 2017 (annual)
Study in: Sweden
Course starts August 2017

Brief description:

Chalmers will be offering around 50 IPOET scholarships in 2017, funded by the Swedish Council for Higher Education, to prospective fee-paying students.

Host Institution(s):

Chalmers University of Technology in Sweden

Level/Field(s) of study:

Unrestricted – all of the current Master’s Programmes at Chalmers

Number of Scholarships:

50

Target group:

Citizens from non-EU/EEA countries

Scholarship value/inclusions/duration:

•  A 75% reduction of the tuition fees (4 semesters / 2 year programme)
• Students who excel during their first year of studies may receive an increased scholarship reduction, which covers 85% of the tuition fee during the second and final year of studies
•  No funds are transferred to the scholarship laureates

Eligibility:

• Citizens from non-EU/EEA countries who are required to pay tuition fees for Swedish university education

• 1st year Master’s Programme applicants

The selection is based on the applicants’ relative academic excellence, which primarily includes weighted average grade but also home university´s stature (including position on global ranking lists) and priority order of the application for Chalmers Master´s programmes.

Application instructions:

Applications are currently closed.

All scholarship applicants must make an application for the selected Master’s programme/s on University Admissions prior to making a scholarship application. Only applicants fulfilling the eligibility requirements for the Master’s programmes applied for are considered for a scholarship. The deadline for applications is 16 January 2017.

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: http://www.chalmers.se/en/education/fees-finance/Pages/iPOET.aspx

Amsterdam Excellence Scholarships (AES)

University of Amsterdam
Masters Degree

Deadline: 15 Jan/1 Feb 2017 (annual)
Study in: Netherlands
Course starts September 2017

Brief description:

The Amsterdam Excellence Scholarships (AES) awards scholarships to exceptionally talented students from outside Europe to pursue eligible Master’s Programmes offered at the University of Amsterdam.

Host Institution(s):

University of Amsterdam in Netherlands

Level/Field(s) of study:

Eligible English-Taught Masters Programme offered in the the following faculties:

•  Amsterdam Law School
•  Faculty of Economics and Business
•  Faculty of Science
•  Graduate School of Humanities
•  Graduate School of Social Sciences

Number of Scholarships:

Not specified

Target group:

Non-EU/EEA International Students

Scholarship value/inclusions/duration:

The AES is a full scholarship of €25,000 (covering tuition and living expenses) for one academic year with the possibility of extension for a second year for two-year Master’s programmes.

Eligibility:

Non-EU students from any discipline who graduated in the top 10% of their class may apply. Selection is on the basis of academic excellence, ambition and the relevance of the selected Master’s programme to a student’s future career.

Application instructions:

Applications are currently closed.

Applications are made through the Admissions Offices of the Graduate Schools. You can find the specific eligibility requirements, selection criteria and application instructions on the Graduate School websites. Deadlines for the AES differ per Graduate School but is either 15 January 2017 or 1 February 2017 (this is earlier than the application deadline for most of the Master’s programmes).

It is important to visit the official website (link found below) and specific faculty websites (link found under fields of study) for detailed information on how to apply for this scholarship.

Website:

Official Scholarship Website:  http://www.uva.nl/en/education/master-s/scholarships–tuition/scholarships-and-loans/amsterdam-excellence-scholarship/amsterdam-excellence-scholarship.html

Radboud Scholarship Programme

Radboud University
Masters Degree

Deadline: 1 April 2017 (annual)
Study in: Netherlands
Course starts September 2017

Brief description:

The Radboud Scholarship Programme offers a selected number of talented prospective non-EEA students the opportunity to receive a scholarship to pursue a complete English-taught Master’s degree programme at Radboud University.

Host Institution(s):

Radboud University in The Netherlands

Level/Field(s) of study:

Eligible English-taught Masters Degree Programme offered by the Faculty of Arts, Faculty of Philosophy, Theology & Religious Studies, Faculty of Social Sciences, Faculty of Science, Faculty of Medical Sciences, Faculty of Law, and Nijmegen School of Management.

See the complete list of supported programmes at the official website.

Number of Scholarships:

About 30 each year

Target group:

Non-EU/EEA International Students

Scholarship value/inclusions/duration:

The scholarship is not an amount of money that you will receive in your bank account, but consists of a partial tuition waiver. The tuition fee will be waived to the level of an EEA student. For example: a grant holder in 2017/2018 will pay a tuition fee of only €2,006, instead of €9,432 or €10,360.

In addition, the Radboud Scholarship also covers costs such as those for visa, residence permit, health insurance and liability insurance. This amounts to about € 725.

In the case of a two-year programme: to qualify for the grant during the second year, you need to have passed all courses in the first year.

Eligibility:

You will only be eligible to obtain a Radboud Scholarship if you:

    1. hold a non-EU/EEA passport
    2. are not eligible for the lower EEA tuition fee for other reasons
    3. have (will obtain) a Bachelor’s degree achieved outside the Netherlands, have no degrees achieved in the Netherlands and did not receive any previous education in the Netherlands
    4. have been fully admitted to the English-taught Master’s degree programme starting 1 September 2017 as stated in the formal letter of admission
    5. are able to comply with the conditions for obtaining a visa for the Netherlands
    6. are enrolled at Radboud University as a full-time student for the academic year and Master’s degree programme for which the scholarship will be awarded.

Application instructions:

Applications are currently closed.

The application for admission and the application for the scholarship is fully integrated, there is no separate procedure for the scholarship. You apply for a Radboud Scholarship by indicating on your Master’s application form for admission that you wish to apply for a Radboud Scholarship.  You must have finalized your request for admission via the online application system OSIRIS Incoming Students before 1 April 2017.

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.ru.nl/english/education/master’s-programmes/financial-matters/scholarships-grants/read_more/rsprogramme/