Full Scholarships for International Students at the University of Amsterdam. The University of Amsterdam offers Amsterdam Excellence Scholarship Program for international students. Fully Funded Amsterdam Excellence Scholarships are available to all non-EU students who wish to commence masters level study at the University of Amsterdam.
The Amsterdam Excellence Scholarship (AES) is a fully-funded scholarship program. It is worth about 25,000 which covering tuition costs as well as living expenses) for one academic year. However, an extension for a second year (for two-year Master’s programs) can be possible under a few circumstances.
Candidates must have following things to be eligible for these full scholarships at the University of Amsterdam
Application for the Amsterdam Excellence Scholarship is part of the application procedure for the Master’s program of your choice. While applying for a course, candidates will have to choose whether s/he wants to be considered for a UvA scholarship or not. The candidate needs to tick yes s/he wants to be considered and if you fulfill all the requirements mentioned above. Furthermore, they must enclose a paragraph in the motivation letter for the MSc Programme. The motivation letter must explain why they want the Amsterdam Excellence Scholarship and what it would mean for their future academic careers.
After applying, the coordinators of the MSc Programmes decide which students qualify to apply for the scholarship.
The deadline for application is 15 January.
The University of Amsterdam is a public university in Amsterdam, the capital city of Netherlands. It is the largest university in the Netherlands with a total enrollment of over 31,000. In addition to that, it is one of the largest research universities in Europe. Overall, it has 4,794 staff, 1,340 Ph.D. students and an annual budget of €600 million. The university has seven academic faculties: Humanities, Social and Behavioural Sciences, Economics and Business, Science, Law, Medicine, and Dentistry.