Deadline:

1 February 2019.

Location:

Netherlands.

(Partially Funded)

Description

Leiden University – Holland Scholarship

The Holland Scholarship is meant for international students from outside the European Economic Area (EEA) who want to do their bachelor’s or master’s in the Netherlands.

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The Holland Scholarship is financed by the Dutch Ministry of Education, Culture and Science as well as several Dutch research universities and universities of applied sciences.

Opportunity Focus Areas:

  • Archaeology
  • Arts, Media and Society
  • Cultural Anthropology and Development Sociology
  • Dutch Studies
  • English Language and Culture
  • International Relations and Organisations
  • International Studies
  • Liberal Arts and Sciences: Global Challenges
  • Linguistics
  • Philosophy: Global and Comparative Perspectives
  • Psychology
  • Security Studies
  • South and Southeast Asian Studies
  • Urban Studies

To know more click here.

Required Languages

English.

Eligible Countries

EGYPT, SYRIA, IRAQ, PALESTINE, JORDAN, LEBANON, TUNISIA, ALGERIA, MOROCCO, SUDAN, LIBYA, SAUDI ARABIA, EMIRATES, KUWAIT, QATAR, BAHRAIN, OMAN, YEMEN, SOMALIA, DJIBOUTI, MAURITANIA, TURKEY, IRAN, CYPRUS, COMOROS, & OTHER COUNTRIES ARE NOT FROM THE MIDDLE EAST AND NORTH AFRICA.

Program Period

3 years.

Eligibility Requirements (Criteria)

  • You are not an EU/EEA, Swiss or Surinamese passport holder
  • You are not eligible for support from the Dutch study finance system.
  • You have never studied at a Dutch university or a Dutch university of applied sciences.
  • You have completed your pre-university education outside The Netherlands.

Opportunity Cost

(Partially Funded)

  • One-off payment of € 5,000 – which you will receive after arrival in The Netherlands in your first year of studies.

How to Apply

First Step: 

Choose your bachelor’s programme from here.

Second Step:

You will need to apply via Studielink.

Third Step:

  1. Before 1 February, submit an online application for admission for one of Bachelor’s progammes at Leiden University from here, but Indicate in your online application that you are applying for the Holland Scholarship.
  2. The admission process will include a non-refundable €100 application fee.

Fourth Step:

You will need to upload these documents with the online application system:

  • a copy of a valid passport.
  • a CV (résumé)
  • a motivation letter: A personal statement explaining why you want to follow the programme, why you have chosen to do so at Leiden University, and what makes you think you are a good candidate. The statement should be between 700 and 1,500 words.
  • Copies of diplomas and transcripts
  • Documents must be in the original language and accompanied by official translations if they are not in English, Dutch, German or French.
  • If you have not yet completed your study programme, state your expected graduation date and submit copies of all transcripts obtained to date.
  • Colloquium doctum applicants must also submit transcripts from any uncompleted study programmes.
  • Proficiency in English is required for admission to all English-taught and most Dutch-taught bachelor’s programmes, so you will need to pass IELTS (academic modules only) or TOEFL or Cambridge English Exam.

Fifth Step:

Now you can follow your application till the end.

Apply Now

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Know more about this opportunity:

Official Website

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This Scholarship Published by:
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