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UHR Scholarships for Masters Students in Sweden, 2019

The University of Skövde is pleased to offer UHR scholarships for domestic and international students. Scholarships are available for pursuing masters degree programme.

The University of Skövde offers a number of scholarships to students who are attending an international master’s programme at the University and who are liable for tuition fees.

The University of Skövde is relatively young, but still comparable to the old prestigious universities in terms of quality. In the national quality assessments for 2011 to 2014 it came in seventh place.

Scholarships to students attending a master’s programme at the University who are liable for tuition fees. Applicants from outside the home country will often need to meet specific English language/other language requirements in order to be able to study there.

Scholarship Description:

  • Application Deadline: February 1, 2019
  • Course Level: Scholarships are available for pursuing masters degree programme at University of Skövde.
  • Study Subject: Scholarships are awarded to learn any of the courses offered by the University of Skövde.
  • Scholarship Award: The scholarships are partial tuition fee waivers (50% of the tuition fee). The amount will be automatically deducted from the tuition fee when you receive your invoice. The scholarships are granted for one academic semester.
  • Number of Scholarships: A number of scholarships are available.
  • Nationality: Domestic and international students
  • Scholarship can be taken in Sweden

Eligibility for the Scholarship:

  • Eligible Countries: Domestic and international students can apply for these masters scholarships.
  • Entrance Requirements:
    • Citizens of a country outside the EU/EEA and Switzerland.
    • Generally students can only be awarded a UHR scholarship if a master’s programme at the University of Skövde is chosen as first priority.
    • You must meet the entrance requirements for the programme you applied to and application fee and supporting documents must have been received before deadline to University Admissions.
    • You should fill out a motivation letter when submitting the UHR scholarship online application. Scholarship applications without a motivation letter will not be considered.
    • The master’s programme must be delivered on campus.
    • The criteria for awarding a UHR scholarship are good academic merits and the motivation letter. Criteria can also be other qualifications that are judged to be in line with educational or research areas as well as geographic location which the University of Skövde gives priority to in accordance with its internationalization strategy.
    • Attention: If you are already admitted or enrolled as a master’s student at the University of Skövde, you are not currently eligible to apply for UHR Scholarships. These scholarships are awarded prior to the commencement of a master’s programme.
  • English Language Requirements: Applicants from outside the home country will often need to meet specific English language/other language requirements in order to be able to study there.

Masters Scholarships

Application Procedure:

How to Apply:

  • First you must apply for one of the University of Skövde’s master’s programmes at the Swedish official online application service University Admissions.
  • Then apply for a scholarship at the University of Skövde by filling in the online scholarship application form available on the link below. Please note that you will need to provide us with the application number you received from the University Admissions website.
  • Attention: If you are already admitted or enrolled as a master’s student at the University of Skövde, you are not currently eligible to apply for UHR Scholarships. These scholarships are awarded prior to the commencement of a master’s programme.

    Documentation to be sent:

    • No extra documents need to be sent. The University of Skövde will use documentation you submit with your master’s programme application on www.universityadmissions.se.
    • Your application number from www.universityadmissions.se must be informed on the UHR scholarship application form.
    • Your motivation letter should be filled out in the scholarship application form.

Online Application

Scholarship Link