3 February 2020.



(Partially Funded)


University of Skövde Masters Scholarships.

The University of Skövde is comparable to the old prestigious universities in terms of quality.This can be attributed to methodical and persistent work to offer high quality programs, facilitating both knowledge and employability. It’s programs are unique specializations. It also collaborate with the industry following their demands in order to create employable students.

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The University of Skövde is a modern and welcoming university with first-class programs and internationally competitive research, a place where the strive for the greatest accomplishments.

Opportunity Focus Areas:

  • Bioinformatics.
  • Bio markers in Molecular Medicine.
  • Bio Science – Molecular Bio Design.
  • Cognitive Neuro Science: Mind and Brain.
  • Data Science.
  • Digital Narration: Game and Cultural Heritage.
  • Game Development.
  • Games User Experience.
  • Human Robot Interaction.
  • Infection Biology.
  • Intelligent Automation.
  • Molecular Bioinformatics.
  • Molecular Biotechnology.
  • Privacy, Information and Cyber Security.
  • Serious Games.
  • Sustainable Management of Biological Resources.
  • Virtual Ergonomics and Design.

Required Languages


Eligible Countries


Program Period

According to the Master Program.

Eligibility Requirements (Criteria)

  • The master’s program must be delivered on campus.
  • Students can only be awarded a scholarship if a master’s program at the University of Skövde is chosen as first priority.
  • You must have completed the application to the master program meeting all deadlines for the master’s first admission round. Check the deadlines for the autumn and spring semesters. Click here
  • You must fill out all required fields in the online application form. In your motivation text you must tell us why you have chosen the master’s program at the University of Skövde. Scholarship application without a motivation text will not be considered.
  • The criteria for awarding a scholarship are good academic merits, the motivation text and video. Criteria can also be other qualifications that are 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.
  • 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 University of Skövde Masters Scholarships. These scholarships are awarded prior to the commencement of a master’s program.

Opportunity Cost

(Partially Funded)

  • This scholarship covers 50% of the tuition fee.
  • The scholarship is for one academic semester, but it can be extended to subsequent academic semesters provided that the student’s study results are satisfactory.

How to Apply

First Step: First apply for a master’s program at the University of Skövde.

  • You should create an account on university admission in Sweden website to apply for a Master program. click here
  • Then, you have to choose which Master program you are interested in. click here
    1. You have to choose Skövde University, Autumn 2020, all programs then search.
    2. A page will appear containing all available programs for application, you can read the program information on the University website and if you are interested in the program you can add it to your application.
  • You have to consider the following:
    1. At the master’s level, you can apply for up to 4 study programs, and be accepted to a maximum of 30 credit hour per semester.
    2. You must rank your choices before submitting your application (Place the program you most wish to study at the top of the list, followed by your next favorite) where programs at Skövde University as first choice.
    3. If you’re offered a place in the first master’s program on your list (your first choice), all other choices will be deleted.
    4. If you’re not offered a place in your first choice, you will be reviewed for your second choice, and so on.

Second Step: Fill out the online scholarship application form and submit it before the scholarship application deadline.
You will have to fill in the application number which is a 8-digit code you get when you apply for program in Sweden.

Third Step: Complete the required documents which include:

  • Record a 2-minute video explaining why you want to take the master’s program at the University of Skövde and how you are going to use the knowledge acquired during the master program.
  • Upload your video so that it can be viewed by our Scholarship Committee. Please note that we will not download any video. The committee must be able to view the video only with the link provided via the online scholarship application form.
  • Write a short motivation text telling us why you have chosen the master’s program at the University of Skövde. The motivation text has to be submitted via the online application form.

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This Scholarship Published by:
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