Umeå University welcomes talented and high-achieving students from outside the EU/EEA.
Those eligible to apply for these scholarships are:
- students applying for a Master's degree programme at Umeå University
- students who have Umeå University as priority 1 at universityadmissions.se.
The selections for the scholarships are based entirely on the applicant's academic merit.
Selected candidates receive a full or partial reduction of the tuition fee.
Scholarships offered by the Swedish Institute
The Swedish Institute, a government agency, administers scholarship programmes each year the cover tuition and cost of living costs for talented students from EU/EEA.
The funding for the academic year 2015/16 is extremely limited and thefore applicants from a few select countries will be considered. More information is available at the Swedish Institute website.
Other Scholarship opportunities
Science Without Borders
Umeå University is a participant of Ciência sem Fronteiras: Science without Borders Brazil Scholarship Programme.
Students from Brazil may apply for scholarship via this programme.