2016 Umea University Master Scholarships for International Students

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Umea university graduate scholarship for international students is now open for application. This scholarship targets talented and high achieving students from outside the EU/EEA who intend to pursue a master degree program at Umea University for the 2016 academic year.

About scholarships

Umea University in Sweden is awarding lots of scholarships to international students for the 2016/2017 academic year. Scholarships offered by the university include; Umeå University Scholarship, Erling-Persson Scholarship, Umeå School of Business and Economics (USBE) Scholarship, AND Umeå Institute of Design Scholarship.


To apply for this scholarship, applicants must meet the following requirements:

  • Applicant must have completed your application for studies at UniversityAdmissions.se before 1 February 2016
  • Must have Umeå University programme as priority 1

Selection criteria

The selections for the scholarships are based entirely on the applicant’s academic merit. There is no focus on the students financial background. The selected students usually are academically talented and consistently high-achieving.

Fields of study

All Masters level courses offered in English at the University. More than 30 Master’s level study programmes are offered in English.

What the scholarship covers

Selected candidates receive a FULL or PARTIAL reduction of the tuition fee

How to apply

To be eligible for selection for this scholarship, you must have completed your application for admissions into any of the Umea University Masters programmes via universityadmissions.se by 1 February 2016. You can visit the official website to start applications.

After applying for the Masters programmes, application for the Umea University Scholarships is made online. Click here to contact the scholarship provider for more information on how to apply.

Application deadline

For all Scholarships offered by Umeå University, the application form is open untill March 15, 2016. The deadline to complete your Masters Course application at universityadmissions.se is February 1 2016.



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