Deadline: 31 March 2016
Open to: EU/EEA, non-EU/EEA countries, not available for Dutch and/or current UT students, not available for Master’s programmes at the Faculty of Geo-Information Science and Earth Observation (ITC)
Degree: Master of Science
The University Twente Scholarship (UTS) is a scholarship for excellent students applying for a graduate programme (MSc) at the University of Twente, located in Enschede, Netherlands.
Scholarship value: € 6,000 – € 25,000 for one year. A two-year study programme, students can receive an additional UTS of an amount equal to that in the first year to cover the expenses of the second year. However, the scholarship will only be continued during the second year when students meet the process requirements for the UTS.
Have a look at the overview of the estimated costs of living in the Netherlands (excluding tuition fees).
You must have obtained:
· An average grade of 7 (out of 10) at the end of the third quartile of the first year
· At least 50% of European Credits at the end of the third quartile of the first year
· 90% of European Credits before start of the second year
In order to be eligible for a the University of Twente Scholarship, you should meet all the requirements below.
* Your programme starts in September 2016;
*You have been (provisionally) admitted to one of the qualifying UT graduate programmes;
*You have to include a motivation letter in your application (250 – 500 words). This motivation letter explains:
-What you have studied in the past;
-What goal you want to reach through your study at UT;
-How you plan to receive this goal;
-Why you particularly choose to study at the University of Twente;
*You comply with the conditions for obtaining an entry visa in the Netherlands (if applicable);
*You comply with the general English language test requirement Academic IELTS 6.5 (or TOEFL iBT of 90) and an additional 6.0 (TOEFL iBT 20) on the subscore of speaking skills
*You are not eligible for a Dutch study grant;
* You have completed a pre-master at the University of Twente (if applicable);
Online application of University Twente Scholarship