If you’re an excellent student from anywhere in the world dreaming of pursuing a Master’s degree in the Netherlands, the University Twente Scholarships (UTS) might be your golden opportunity. The University of Twente, located in the picturesque Netherlands, offers these scholarships to outstanding students applying for their graduate programmes (MSc). Let’s explore the key details of this prestigious scholarship and how you can seize this chance to excel in your academic journey.
The University Twente Scholarships are available for both EU/EEA and non-EU/EEA students and cover various qualifying Master’s programmes offered at the University. These programmes span a wide range of fields, including Applied Mathematics, Biomedical Engineering, Computer Science, Psychology, Sustainable Energy Technology, and more.
The UTS provides financial support ranging from €3,000 to €22,000 for one year. If your chosen programme extends to two years, you may receive additional funding for the second year, provided you meet the process requirements.
To be considered for the UTS, candidates must fulfill the following requirements:
- Apply for an admission letter to a qualifying UT Master’s programme for the academic year 2023/2024.
- Possess a student number from the University of Twente.
- Not have graduated from any UT graduate programme previously.
- Meet the conditions for obtaining an entry visa (if applicable).
- Satisfy the general English language test requirement, with a minimum Academic IELTS score of 6.5 or TOEFL iBT score of 90, and an additional 6.0 on the speaking skills subscore (TOEFL iBT 20).
- Not be eligible for a Dutch study loan.
- Belong to the top 5 to 10 percent of your class, demonstrating academic excellence.
Applying for a UTS involves two stages:
- Apply for a Master’s programme at the University of Twente: First, apply for admission to a qualifying Master’s programme. Once you receive a conditional admission letter, you can proceed to the next step.
- Apply for the scholarship: With your student number in hand, you can apply for the University Twente Scholarship. The application period usually opens in October and closes on specific dates in February and May. For the exact deadlines and detailed application instructions, visit the official scholarship website.
The University Twente Scholarships are a gateway for exceptional international students to pursue their academic aspirations in the Netherlands.
By offering financial support to deserving candidates, the UTS opens doors to a world-class education and a vibrant multicultural experience at the University of Twente.
If you aspire to be part of the top-tier scholars and enroll in one of the eligible Master’s programmes, mark your calendars for the scholarship application dates and prepare for an exciting academic journey in the Netherlands. For more information and to begin the application process, visit the official scholarship website and seize the opportunity to shape your future with excellence.