The Government of Colombia is offering scholarship opportunities to International students who wants to pursue a Masters or PhD program at any Colombian Universities.

Country : Colombia

Scholarhip Value: :

  • TUITION: 100% coverage of all these costs granted by the Colombian universities (only for academic programs found in the catalog of this call).
  • INCIDENTAL: Grant of $197.217 COP) for once during the period of studies, just in case of circumstances beyond the beneficiary control.
  • STIPEND FOR BOOKS AND MATERIALS: Grant of $378.962 COP for once, at the beginning of the academic program
  • MONTHLY ALLOWANCE: Grant of the sum equivalent to 3 Minimum Monthly Legal salaries. $2.213.151
  • COP HEALTH INSURANCE: Wide coverage in medical assistance only in Colombia, during the period of studies.
  • INSTALLATION COSTS: Grant of {$378.962 COP for once at the beginning of studies.

Eligible Countries: Addressed to all countries cooperating with Colombia, except Ecuadorian, Peruvian and french citizens as there is a program aimed to professionals from these countries.

Eligibility Criteria: 

  • Applicants mus be foreign professionals in the range of age between 25-49 years old
  • Applicants mus have undergraduate degree (university degree or bachelor) in different disciplines
  • Applicants mus have a grade point average of 4.0 on the Colombian scale of 1 to 5
  • Applicants mus master the Spanish language (reading, writing and speaking)
  • Applicants mus not live in Colombia and must not have Colombian nationality
  • Applicants mus deliver us a certificate of these competences and must have an admission letter from the Colombian educational institution in any career determined in the catalog annex to this call.

Method of Application: Click here to apply

It is important for interested candidates to go through the Application requirements (See in Link below) before applying. Required documents, which are detailed in this call, should be at ICETEX on the date indicated in the notice. No documents will be received outside the established dates. 11. The documents required in this call must be translated into Spanish

Scholarship Application Deadline: 2nd June 2017

Offered Annually? Yes

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