Scholarships in Sweden

Umeå University Masters Scholarships for International Students 2017/2018

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Ifeoma Chuks

 Umeå University offers different scholarships to talented and high-achieving students from outside the EU/EEA.

Application Deadline: 16th January 2017

Eligible Countries: International

To be taken at (country): Sweden

About the Award: The Swedish Migration Agency requires that students show that they can cover living expenses of SEK 7,974 per month in order to obtain a residence permit. Those who intend to study for one year or more must show that they can support themselves for 10 months per year.   The following scholarships are administered by Umeå University:

  • Umeå University Scholarship

This is a general scholarship programme offered by Umeå University. Open for students admitted to one of the Master’s study programmes offered.

  • Erling-Persson Scholarship

For talented students admitted to Master’s in Public Health study programmes at Umeå University.

  • Umeå School of Business and Economics (USBE) Scholarship

For talented students who are admitted to one of the 6 Master’s level programmes offered by the Umeå School of Business and Economics.

  • Umeå Institute of Design (UID) Scholarship

For talented students who are admitted to UID study programmes.

Type: Masters

Eligibility: Umeå welcomes you to apply for scholarship if you have:

  • completed your application for studies at before the application deadline (16 January 2017)
  • a Umeå University programme as priority 1

Selection Criteria: A committee appointed by the Vice-Chancellor is tasked with selecting candidates for scholarships. The selections are based entirely on the applicant’s academic merit.

Number of Awardees: Not specified

Value of Scholarship: Selected candidates receive a full or partial waiver of the tuition fee.

Duration of Scholarship: Duration of programme

How to Apply: Online Application Form

Visit Scholarship Webpage for details

Award Provider: Umeå University

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