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HU Excellent Scholarship (HES) at Utrecht University in Netherlands

HU University of Applied Sciences Utrecht is offering HU Excellent and HU Talent Scholarship for non-EU/EEA students. These scholarships are available for pursuing English-taught Bachelor’s programme in 2017.

HU Excellent Scholarship is meant to financially support excellent students from non-EEA countries who are studying in the second or higher year of one of HU’s international bachelor degree programmes.

HU University of Applied Sciences Utrecht (HU) is one of the largest further education colleges in the Netherlands and is funded by the state. It has over 38,000 students with more than one hundred different nationalities.

International students must show proof of English proficiency through an English-language test.

Course Level: Scholarship is available for pursuing English-taught Bachelor’s programme.

Study Subject: Scholarship is awarded to study the subjects offered by the university.

Scholarship Award: The HU Excellent Scholarship (HES) worth €3,500 and HU Talent Scholarship (HTS) worth €2,000.

Scholarship can be taken at: Netherlands

Eligibility: In order to apply for scholarship, applicants must follow the given criteria:

  • Applicants have a non-EU/EEA nationality and pay the higher tuition fee of € 8,044.
  • Applicants do not qualify for any other scholarship or student grant.
  • Applicants are starting second or higher year at HU.
  • For the previous academic year, they have obtained the required number of credits as stated above (Also required for transfer students).
  • Nationality: Non-EU/EEA students can apply for this scholarship.

College Admission Requirement

Entrance Requirement: Applicants must have obtained a minimum of either 55 out of 60 ECs during their previous study year at HU (Excellent Scholarship), or 45 out of 60 ECs (Talent Scholarship).

Test Requirement: No

English Language Requirement: For international students enrolling in one of the English-taught Bachelor programmes, HU accepts one of the following documents as proof of English proficiency:
Certificate of TOEFL:            80 (internet-based) or 550 (paper-based)
Certificate of IELTS (Academic): 6.0

Netherlands Scholarships

How to Apply: Please submit a HU Excellent Scholarship or HU Talent Scholarship application form before August 15th to io-at-hu.nl.

Application Deadline: The application deadline is August 15th, 2016.

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