Type of Funding
The Mälardalen University in Sweden is offering a limited number of scholarships to international students who put a Masters programme at Mälardalen University as their first choice of study in their applications for AY 2018/2019.
Masters programmes offered by the University are: Engineering Mathematics; Financial Engineering; Health and Welfare: Work Life Studies; Health and Welfare: Social work; Health and Welfare: Caring Science and Nursing; Innovation and Design; Intelligent Embedded Systems; International Marketing; Product and Process Development – Production and Logistics; Software Engineering; and Sustainable Energy Systems.
The scholarship will cover 100% of the tuition fee of the programme for students who follow the normal study plan (minimum 22.5 credits/semester, minimum 45 credits/academic year). The scholarship does not cover living expenses.
Applicants must have applied for the Masters programme at Mälardalen University as their first choice. They have to be nationals of countries outside of EU/EEA/Switzerland, who are required to pay tuition fees. The scholarship is not available to students from the 12 countries with which Sweden has long-term development cooperation, namely, Bangladesh, Bolivia, Burkina Faso, Cambodia, Ethiopia, Kenya, Mali, Mozambique, Rwanda, Tanzania, Uganda and Zambia. Students from these countries should instead apply for the Swedish Institute Study Scholarship.
Applicants have to provide 3 examples of how their studies at Mälardalen University would affect their personal and professional or academic development, as well as state how their studies would contribute to the development of their home country.
The scholarship application form is available online. Completed forms are to reach University Admissions Sweden by 1 February 2018 or uploaded onto their website.