Applications are invited for Macedonian government scholarships available for foreign students. These scholarships are awarded to undertake undergraduate programme
The aim of the Macedonian Government Undergraduate Scholarship is to enable and encourage academically able students.
Macedonian Government aims to lead the world in education.
Applicants who have not completed their high school education by May 31, 2016 may receive a conditional offer for admission pending their high school diploma. All students whose first language is not English are required to provide evidence that their spoken and written command of the English language is appropriate for the programme they are applying.
Course Level: Scholarships are available for pursuing undergraduate degree at the University of
Study Subject(s): Scholarships are awarded to pursue undergraduate studies in one of the following programmes:
List of Subjects: Faculty of Communication Networks and Security (CNS); Faculty of Computer Science and Engineering (CSE); Faculty of Information Systems, Visualization, Multimedia and Animation (ISVMA); Faculty of Information and Communication Science (ICS), Study Program of Digital Business Informatics (DBI), Faculty of Applied IT, Machine Intelligence and Robotics (AITMIR) and Study Program of E-Government, E-Business and E-Culture.
Scholarship Award: The scholarship provides for:
-full tuition fees;
-visa and residence permit fees
-return air fare from the applicant’s home country;
-accommodation and food (full board) at the University’s dorm “Nikola Karev” in Ohrid, the Republic of Macedonia;
-a monthly allowance of 5,000 MKD (approximately 82 EUR);
Scholarship can be taken at: Macedonia
-The scholarships are available to outstanding students, not older than 22 years old whowish to pursue undergraduate studies.
-Applicants who have not completed their high school education by May 31, 2016 may receive a conditional offer for admission pending their high school diploma. Successful applicants must finalise their high school studies and submit their transcript and diploma no later than July 31, 2016.
Nationality: Foreign students can apply for these Macedonian government scholarships.
List of Countries: People’s Democratic Republic of Algeria,United States of America, Republic of Angola,Republic of Armenia, United Arab Emirates,Republic of Azerbaijan, Barbados, Republic of Belarus, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Federative Republic of Brazil, Republic of Burundi, Kingdom of Cambodia, Republic of Cameroon, Republic of Chad, People’s Republic of China, Republic of Cyprus, Republic of Croatia, Czech Republic, Denmark, Arab Republic of Egypt, Republic of Estonia, Federal Democratic Republic of Ethiopia,Republic of Fiji, Republic of Finland, Gabonese Republic,Georgia, Republic of Ghana, Hellenic Republic, Republic of Hungary, Republic of India, Republic of Indonesia, State of Israel, Republic of Iraq, Japan, Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan, Republic of Kazakhstan,State of Kuwait,Lao People’s Democratic Republic, Republic of Latvia, Lebanese Republic,Libya, Republic of Lithuania, Malaysia, Republic of Mali,United Mexican States, Republic of Moldova, Mongolia, Kingdom of Morocco, Republic of Namibia, Kingdom of Norway, Sultanate of Oman, Islamic Republic of Pakistan, Palestine, Republic of Philippines, Republic of Poland, Portugal,State of Qatar,Romania, Russian Federation,Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, Slovakia, Republic of Slovenia, Kingdom of Spain, Democratic Socialist Republic of Sri Lanka, Republic of Sudan, Kingdom of Sweden, Republic of Tajikistan, United Republic of Tanzania, Kingdom of Thailand,Tunisia, Turkmenistan, Republic of Uganda, Ukraine,Republic of Uzbekistan, Socialist Republic of Vietnam and Republic of Zambiaand Organization of American States
College Admission Requirement
Entrance Requirement: Applicants who have not completed their high school education by May 31, 2016 may receive a conditional offer for admission pending their high school diploma. Successful applicants must finalise their high school studies and submit their transcript and diploma no later than July 31, 2016;
Test Requirement: No
English Language Requirements: All students whose first language is not English are required to provide evidence that their spoken and written command of the English language is appropriate for the programme they are applying. The required evidence may take the form of either:
-Substantial education (minimum 15 months) conducted in English and undertaken no more than two years prior to the date of enrolment
-Acceptable English language qualification or test result. The qualification or test results must have been awarded no more than two years prior to the proposed date of enrolment.
Accepted results are:
-Grade C or better in English Language at GCSE / GCEO
-Grade C or better in English First Language at IGCSE
-Grade B or better in English Second Language at IGCSE
-An overall band of 6.5 or better in IELTS
-A score of 550 or better in the paper-based TOEFL (213 for computer-based, 80for internet-based)
-Subscores of 550 or better in Critical Reading and 550 or better in Writing in SAT
-Grade 4 or better in the Higher Level English Language (B Syllabus); or grade 5 or better in the Standard Level English Language (B Syllabus); or grade 4 or better in the Higher or Standard Level English Language (A1 or A2 Syllabus); or grade 4 or better in the Standard Level English – Text and Performance; or grade 4 or better in the Standard Level English – Literature and Performance (A1 syllabus) at International Baccalaureate
Supporting Material: All students must send scanned copies of the required documents and the Application form to the following e-mail: biljana.zafirovska-at-mon.gov.mk. The required documents are:
-Official high school diploma or certificate (where applicable);
-Proof of English proficiency. All students whose first language is not English are required to provide evidence that their spoken and written command of the English language is appropriate for the programme they are applying.
-Official general medical report, including medical tests for HIV and Hepatitis C;
-An electronic copy of the Passport which must be valid for the next 4 calendar years;
-In addition, as part of the application, the candidates are required to summit contact details from two academic professors/teachers, who will provide letters of recommendation for the candidate. The candidates are advised to notify the professors ahead of time, in order for the references to be submitted within the application deadline. Both letters are confidential. In case they are sent as hard copy documents, they must be sent in a sealed envelope, signed by the originator of the reference across the seal.
How to Apply: Candidates are required to submit an online application, which will be available on the official scholarship web site of the Ministry of Education and Science or submitted in hard copy, or electronically, to the respective Ministry of Education of the applicant’s home country.
Application Deadline: The application deadline is May 31, 2016.