The Radboud University Scholarships are offered to a selected number of prospective internationalÂ students to pursue a complete English-taught Masterâ€™s degree programme at theÂ University in the Netherlands.
Course Level:Â Masters taught
Offered annually?Â Yes
Eligible Countries:Â International (Non EEA)
To be taken at (country):Â The Netherlands
Fields of Study:Â Eligible English-taught Masters Degree Programme offered by the Faculty of Arts,Â Faculty of Philosophy, Theology & Religious Studies, Faculty of Social Sciences, Faculty of Science, Faculty of Medical Sciences, and Faculty of Law.
Eligibility Criteria:Â A candidateÂ will only be eligible to obtain a Radboud Scholarship if they:
- hold a non-EU/EEA passport
- are not eligible for the lower EEA tuition fee for other reasons
- have (will obtain) a Bachelorâ€™s degree achieved outside the Netherlands, have no degrees achieved in the Netherlands andÂ did not receive any previous education in the Netherlands
- have been fully admitted to the English-taught Masterâ€™s degree programme starting September 1, 2018 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 Masterâ€™s degree programme for which the scholarship will be awarded
Selection Criteria:Â 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 Masterâ€™s progamme
Number of Awardees:Â 30
Value of Scholarship:Â The scholarship will be used to reduce your tuition fee to â‚¬ 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 â‚¬2,078, instead of â‚¬11,466 or â‚¬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 not a full scholarship and does not include living costs.
Duration of Scholarship:Â 1Â year.Â 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.
Method of Application:Â You apply for a Radboud Scholarship by indicating during yourÂ application for admissionÂ that you wish to apply for a Radboud Scholarship. You will then be requested to upload three additional documents: two referenceÂ letters and a curriculum vitae.
Scholarship Application Deadline:Â 1st March 2019