Master Scholarships for International Students, University of Skövde, Sweden

  • VN:F [1.9.22_1171]
    Rating: 4.7/5 (3 votes cast)

University of Skövde SwedenThe University of Skövde offers some scholarships to students who are attending a Master’s programme at our University and are liable for tuition fees. If you are an exchange student, please contact your home university for information about which scholarships they provide.

1. Scholarships IPK/UHR for international master’s students liable for tuition fees
The University of Skövde has some scholarships to students attending a Master’s programme at our university. The scholarships are tuition fee waivers of SEK 60 000 / year (50% of the tuition fee), and the amount will be deducted from the tuition fee when you receive the invoice. The scholarship granting criterion is academic merits. The scholarship can only be awarded to tuition paying students. Please note that you have to be able to finance the rest of the tuition fee yourself and to cover all the living expenses during your stay in Sweden.

How to apply for a scholarship at the University of Skövde:

  • First apply for studies at University Admissions prior to applying for a scholarship at the University of Skövde, you must apply for one of our master’s programmes at the Swedish official online application service University Admissions.
  • Then apply for a scholarship at the University of Skövde: the scholarship application deadline for the master’s programmes that start in the spring semester (January 2014) is September 15th, 2013.
  • Fill in the Scholarship Application Form. You will need to provide us with the application number you will receive from the website University Admissions when you submit your scholarship application on our website.

Please read the information below with the list of countries (categories 1 and 2) before you apply for a scholarship.

Scholarship application deadline for the spring semester 2014: September 15th, 2013

Important information:
Please note: students from Category 1 (see list below) can only apply for the Swedish Institute Study Scholarship, while students from Category 2 (see list below) can apply to both the scholarships from the University of Skövde and the Swedish Institute Study Scholarship.

Category 1: Bangladesh, Bolivia, Burkina Faso, Cambodia, Ethiopia, Kenya, Mali, Mozambique, Rwanda, Tanzania, Uganda and Zambia.

Category 2: Candidates with citizenship from countries on the DAC list of ODA recipients, except the ones listed on Category 1 and the other following exceptions: Albania, Belarus, Bosnia-Herzegovina, Former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia, Georgia, Kosovo, Moldova, Russia, Serbia, Turkey and Ukraine.

2. Scholarships offered by the Swedish Institute
The Swedish Institute offers a range of scholarships for students coming to study in Sweden. For more information about SI’s scholarships, please contact the Swedish Institute directly.

3. Scholarships for exchange students from the EU, EEA and Switzerland
If you are an exchange student, please contact your home university for information about which scholarships they provide. The University of Skövde is part of the Erasmus programme, which means that if the University of Skövde has a bilateral Erasmus agreement with your home institution you might be able to study here with an Erasmus grant. We encourage you to pursue this option since the Erasmus scholarships are often very generous.

For more information, please visit official website:

Disclaimer: Every effort has been made to ensure the above information is current and correct. However, applicants should contact the appropriate administering body before making an application, as details do change frequently.

19 comments on “Master Scholarships for International Students, University of Skövde, Sweden

  1. I am an Indonesia and I’m quite eager to apply for a Master Degree Scholarship because undoubtedly, my education needs improving. The globalization era has chanced many aspects in life so I’d like to try my fortune through this promising opportunity and I hope I will be placed on the list of students at university of Skövde. My background field is education, but, I’ve been working on tourism sector since 1996. I do love to study either educational or tourism because as I see it, the bottom line of this is not only the improvement of myself but also I could do something for my people and of course my country, Indonesia.

  2. i hold a Bsc in chemistry and wish to further my education. i was just wondering if i can have this scholarship. i despirately need to continue but got no other means appart from this. i will be very gredeful for any of your endeavours to help me.

  3. hallo. . i’am fita.. i want to ask some information. there is a major for master physic or science in there? i want get the scholarship which match with my SI major .. thanks

  4. Hey everybody, I’m Indonesian too, but I can read the text at post above. So stop post a question about how to apply for it, just follow the procedure.


You may use these HTML tags and attributes: <a href="" title=""> <abbr title=""> <acronym title=""> <b> <blockquote cite=""> <cite> <code> <del datetime=""> <em> <i> <q cite=""> <strike> <strong>