Wednesday, November 14, 2018

Radboud University Scholarship Programme for Master's, Netherlands


Radboud University Nijmegen (abbreviated as RU, Dutch: Radboud Universiteit Nijmegen, formerly Katholieke Universiteit Nijmegen) is a public university with a strong focus on research located in Nijmegen, the Netherlands. It was established on 17 October 1923 and is situated in the oldest city of the Netherlands. The RU has seven faculties and enrolls over 19,900 students. The university features many student associations which encourage participation in extracurricular activities.

Radboud University has seven faculties and enrols over 19.900 students in 112 study programs (37 bachelor's and 75 master's programs).

As of September 2013, the university offers 36 international master's programs taught in English and several more taught in Dutch. There are nine bachelor's programs taught fully in English: American Studies, Artificial Intelligence, Biology, Chemistry, Computing Science, International Economics & Business, International Business Administration, English Language and Culture, and Molecular Life Sciences. International Business Communication, Psychology and Arts and Culture Studies offer English-language tracks. All other bachelors are in Dutch, although most of the required literature is in English. Some exams, papers and even classes may be in English as well, despite the programs being Dutch-taught. All master's programs have been internationally accredited by the Accreditation Organization of the Netherlands and Flanders (NVAO).

Radboud Scholarship Programme in Netherlands is accepting applications for the academic year 2019/20.

The Radboud Scholarship Programme offers a select number of talented prospective non-EEA students the opportunity to receive a scholarship to pursue a complete English-taught Master’s degree programme at Radboud University. The Radboud Scholarship Programme is very selective and is only intended for talented students who have obtained outstanding study results and are highly motivated to pursue a Master’s degree programme at Radboud University.

Selection criteria: From the eligible candidates the Radboud Scholarship holders will be selected based on the following criteria:
  • Talent: this means that you must have outstanding study results in your present field of study
  • You are expected to be a promising student in your desired field of study at Radboud University
  • Proven academic quality and good results of your prior education for example through grades, test scores, publications
  • Quality of the recommendations in the two reference letters
  • Motivation: based on your motivation letter for the Master’s progamme
  • The Radboud Scholarship cannot be combined with the Orange Tulip Scholarship or Holland Scholarship. You can apply for two scholarships, but only one will be granted.

Benefits:
  • The scholarship will be used to reduce your tuition fee to € 2,078 and pays for costs for visa and insurance. For example: a grant holder in 2019/2020 will pay a tuition fee of only €2,078, instead of €11,466 or €12,640.
  • In addition the Radboud Scholarship also covers costs such as those for visa, residence permit, health insurance and liability insurance (Insurance Passport for Students (IPS)).
  • *The Radboud Scholarship is a partial scholarship and does not include living costs.
  • In the case of a two-year programme: to qualify for the grant during the second year, you need to have passed all courses in the first year.

Requirements:
You will only be eligible to obtain a Radboud Scholarship if you:
  • Hold a non-EU/EEA passport
  • Are not eligible for the lower EEA tuition fee for other reasons
  • Have (will obtain) a Bachelor’s degree achieved outside the Netherlands, have no degrees achieved in the Netherlands and did not receive any previous education in the Netherlands
  • Have been fully admitted to the English-taught Master’s degree programme starting 1 September 2019 as stated in the formal letter of admission
  • Are able to comply with the conditions for obtaining a visa for the Netherlands
  • Are enrolled at Radboud University as a full-time student for the academic year and Master’s degree programme for which the scholarship will be awarded.

Eligible Regions: Open for All

Have to Apply:
The application for admission and the application for the scholarship is fully integrated, there is no separate procedure for the scholarship. You apply for a Radboud Scholarship by indicating during your application for admission that you wish to apply for a Radboud Scholarship.

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Deadline:
March 1, 2019

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