Tuesday, December 2, 2014

IPOET Scholarships for International Students in Sweden, 2015.

The International Programme Office for Education and Training (IPOET) , Sweden invites application for IPOET Scholarships.

The scholarship is available for international students from non-EU/EEA countries. It is awarded for pursuing one of current Master’s Programmes at Chalmers starting in 2015.

Chalmers will be offering around 50 IPOET scholarships in 2015, funded by the Swedish Council for Higher Education, to prospective fee-paying students. The scholarships are administered and awarded by Chalmers.

Mode of selection:
The selection is based on the applicants' relative academic excellence, which primarily includes weighted average grade but also home university´s stature (including position on global ranking lists) and priority order of the application for Chalmers Master´s programmes.

Fields of Study:
Unrestricted - all of the current Master’s Programmes at Chalmers starting in 2015.

Who can benefit?
Citizens from non-EU/EEA countries who are required to pay tuition fees for Swedish university education
1st year Master's Programme applicants

What does the scholarship cover?:
A 75% reduction of the tuition fees (4 semesters / 2 year programme)
Students who excel during their first year of studies may receive an increased scholarship reduction, which covers 85% of the tuition fee during the second and final year of studies
No funds are transferred to the scholarship laureates

How to Apply:
It is compulsory to submit an application for Chalmers’ Master’s Programmes at University admissions prior to making a scholarship application. You will be issued an  individual application number, which must be entered correctly in the scholarship application portal in order for them to access information about what Master’s Programmes you have applied to at Chalmers.
A personal link to the scholarship application portal will be sent to you via email once you have submitted some key information via the link. Note! If you do not have all necessary information at hand to complete all steps of the electronic application form, your scholarship application will not be considered.

Scholarship Application Deadline: The application deadline is 15 January 2015.

Further Official Scholarship Information and Application
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