Umeå University offers scholarships each year, in conjunction with the Autumn term admission, to academically talented as well as high-achieving students.
Scholarships offered are in the form of tuition waivers. Moreover, selected candidates receive a full or partial waiver of the tuition fee.
Umeå University welcomes applicants to apply for the scholarship if they:
The selections are based entirely on the applicant’s academic merit. Furthermore, a committee appointed by the Vice-Chancellor is tasked with selecting candidates for scholarships.
The Swedish Institute, a government agency, administers scholarship programmes each year that cover tuition, as well as living costs, for selected non-EU/EEA students.
The Swedish Migration Agency requires that students show that they can cover the living expenses of SEK 8,064 per month in order to obtain a residence permit. Those who intend to study for one year or more must show that they can support themselves for 10 months per year.
|Type of Opportunity||Scholarships and Fellowships|
|Open to||Citizen of a country outside of EU/EEA and Switzerland|
|Contact the organizer||+46 90-786 50 00|