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ITC Excellence Masters funding for International Students in the Netherlands, 2019

Faculty of Geo-Information Science and Earth Observation of the University of Twente offers a number of the partial awards. These are available to pursue a masters degree program.

The ITC Excellence Programme is available for excellent students applying for one of the following ITC Master’s programmes Master’s Geo-information Science and Earth Observation, Blended Master’s Geo-information Science and Earth Observation and Master’s Spatial Engineering.

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The Faculty of Geo-Information Science and Earth Observation (ITC) of the University of Twente provides international postgraduate education, research and project services in the field of geo-information science and earth observation using remote sensing and GIS.

why at the University of Twente- The aim of ITC’s activities is the international exchange of knowledge, focusing on capacity building and institutional development in developing countries and emerging economies.

Application Deadline: Closed

Eligibility

  • National of a country listed on the OECD approved List of Recipients of Official Development Assistance are eligible to apply.
  • The ITC Excellence Programme is available for excellent students applying for one of the  Master’s Geo-information Science and Earth Observation (18-month face-to-face), Blended Master’s Geo-information Science and Earth Observation (16-month face-to-face part only), Master’s Spatial Engineering (2 years).
  • Application for the ITC Excellence programme is a procedure separate from the application for course entry at the University of Twente. Before applying for the ITC Excellence Programme you first should apply for the ITC Master’s Geo-information Science and Earth Observation through our online application system to become academically accepted.  Additional requirements for the application for the ITC Excellence Programme include:
    • Residing in and being a national of a country listed on the OECD approved List of Recipients of Official Development Assistance (see below)
    • Having completed the Bachelor’s degree from a well-acknowledged university outside the Netherlands
    • Academic performance among the top 10%
    • English: IELTS 6.5
    • Relevant background for the intended field of study

How to Apply

  • How to Apply: First, you must have applied for the ITC course of your interest through the on-line application system and have received an academic acceptance letter. If subsequently you are interested to apply to the ITC Excellence Programme, you will have to send the completed application form.
  • Supporting Documents: To apply, candidates must be ready to submit the following:
  • Admission Requirements: To apply for the program applicants must have a previous degree.
  • Language Requirement: Learners must have an IELTS 6.5 to apply this free study.

Benefit

As this is a partial award, admitted applicants must be able to show that additional funding is available to complement the funding through this award (i.e. covering all remaining fees and costs in full before the payment deadline).

Financial summary (in Euro’s) 

Total costs

ITC

Scholarship

Waiver ITC

Own contribution*

Tuition fee

21,375

10,000

10,805

570

Allowance

20,125

10,000

10,125

Insurance

940

940

Residence permit

325

325

Total

42,765

20,000

10,805

11,960

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