Deadline : January 15, 2021
Apply for the University of Copenhagen (UCPH) Danish Government Scholarships in Denmark. Each year, the University of Copenhagen (UCPH) offers a number scholarships of tuition waivers and grants through the Danish Government Scholarship programme. These scholarships are aimed at international prospective students who are applying for one of the Master’s degree programs offered at the University of Copenhagen (UCPH) in Denmark. The scholarships are highly competitive and offered to highly talented students with outstanding academic records
Eligible applicants for the scholarship are students from non-EU/EEU countries applying for admission at the University of Copenhagen (UCPH) in Denmark. Selection for the scholarships are done at the time of evaluating applicants for admission, therefore, all non-EU/EEA applicants offered admission will automatically be considered for the scholarship.
Selection for the scholarship is solely based on the academic achievements of the applicant, therefore you are advised to provide convincing evidence of excellent academic performance to increase your chances of being selected.
If selected for teh scholarship, you will be eligible for teh following benefits
- You will receive a Danish Government grant to cover either your full or partial tuition fee waivers
- Selected applicants may also receive an additional amount to cover their basic living costs during their stay in Denmark.
- The scholarship will be offered for the whole length of your selected master’s degree program, which is normally 2 years
- You must be a citizen of any country outside the EU, EEA and not a swiss citizen
- To be considered for the scholarship, you must have applied and admitted to a master’s degree programmed at the University of Copenhagen
- Your purpose for stay in Denmark must be based on studies and must have been granted a time-limited residence permit for the purpose of studying a higher educational programmed in Denmark.
- Applicants who have a legal claim to the rights of Danish citizens may not apply for the scholarship
- Also , applicants who are eligible for a grant in accordance with Danish law regarding the State Educational Grant and Loan Scheme may not apply for the scholarship
You are advised to visit your preferred faculty website at which you wish to apply for your Master’s degree programmme and make sure that you meet the admission criteria. Applicants must then submit their applications for admission using the online application platform provided.
Please note that there is no separate application form for applying for the scholarship. Therefore, all non-EU/EEA applicants to the University of Copenhagen’s MA/MSc degree programmes will automatically be considered for the Danish Government Scholarship, provided they secure admission to their selected degree programme.
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