Are you a non-EU/EEA citizen dreaming of pursuing higher education in Denmark? If so, the University College of Northern Denmark (UCN) might have an exciting opportunity for you! Each year, UCN offers a limited number of scholarships for outstanding international students enrolled in their English-taught study programs.
To be considered for the UCN scholarship, you must meet the following criteria:
- Citizenship: You should be a citizen of a country outside the European Union (EU) and the European Economic Area (EEA).
- Residency: You should not have permanent residence in any EU or EEA country.
- Exchange Programs: You must not be studying in Denmark through an exchange program or any other study agreement that offers tuition fee waivers.
- Academic Performance: You should have demonstrated good academic results in your previous studies or exams.
- Language Proficiency: A strong English language proficiency is required, preferably with an IELTS score of 6.0 or an equivalent recognized test score suitable for academic studies.
Scholarship Value and Duration:
The UCN scholarship covers 30-50% of the tuition fees, while the remainder of the fees must be borne by the student. Scholarships may be awarded for the entire duration of your chosen study program or for single semesters. Additionally, under certain circumstances, recipients of the scholarship might receive a small monthly allowance to help with living expenses.
How to Apply: To be considered for the scholarship, follow these steps:
- Apply to UCN: First, apply and get accepted into one of the English-taught study programs offered by UCN.
- Complete the Scholarship Application Form: Submit a scholarship application form along with a motivation letter. The motivation letter should explain your reasons for applying to UCN and your interest in the specific study program.
- Application Period: The scholarship application period for the September intake is from 1 February to 15 March. For the February intake, the period is from 1 October to 1 November.
To learn more about the application process and get detailed information about the scholarship, visit the official website of UCN and access the scholarship page. The link can be found here: [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]
Studying at UCN in Denmark can be an incredible opportunity to gain high-quality education, immerse yourself in a vibrant cultural experience, and build a bright future for yourself. Don’t miss out on the chance to apply for this prestigious scholarship and kickstart your academic journey in Denmark! Good luck!