Are you a talented and high-achieving student from a country outside the EU/EEA and Switzerland? Are you interested in pursuing a Master’s degree in an English-taught program?
Umeå University in Sweden offers scholarships to exceptional non-EU/EEA citizens who wish to enroll in one of their Master’s study programs. This blog post provides an overview of the scholarship details and application process.
Scholarship Offer: Umeå University provides scholarships to non-EU/EEA students pursuing Master’s level study programs taught in English. The scholarship includes either a full or partial waiver of the tuition fee, making it an excellent opportunity for international students to study in Sweden.
Eligibility Criteria: To be eligible for the scholarship, you must meet the following criteria:
- Citizenship: You must be a citizen of a country outside the EU/EEA and Switzerland.
- Program Application: You should have completed your application for a Master’s level program at Umeå University through universityadmissions.se before the application deadline, which is usually around 16th January.
- Priority Program: Umeå University should be your first-choice university when applying through universityadmissions.se.
Application Process: Currently, scholarship applications are closed. To apply for the Umeå University scholarship, you must have completed your Master’s program application at the universityadmissions.se website before the specified deadline (usually 16th January). Eligible students will receive an email with application instructions when the form opens. The deadline for scholarship applications typically falls on 15th February.
Number of Scholarships: While the exact number of scholarships offered is not specified, Umeå University provides multiple opportunities to talented students from outside the EU/EEA to pursue their Master’s studies.
If you dream of studying in Sweden and are a non-EU/EEA student with exceptional academic achievements, the Umeå University scholarships can be your gateway to a world-class education. Keep an eye on the official scholarship website (https://www.umu.se/en/education/fees-and-scholarships/scholarships/) for updates and further information on the application process. Don’t miss the chance to seize this wonderful opportunity to enhance your future and academic career!