International Student Scholarships are a testament to the commitment of Dalarna University (DU) to quality and outstanding international students. These scholarships are available to international students required to pay tuition-fees for studying in Sweden who have shown great interest and motivation to study at DU.
Before you apply for a scholarship, you must submit an application for the degree program using the online application service for international programs in Sweden at www.universityadmissions.se. The application deadline is normally between October and mid-January: for exact dates, please see the website above.
International scholarships cover either 25 % of tuition fees or 50 % of tuition fees for a degree program. The scholarships are distributed as follows over a calendar year:
25 % tuition fee coverage: 18 scholarships to be awarded for Master’s Programs in English and Irish Literature, African Studies, Tourism Destination Development, Pre-Master Economics, Business Studies and the Bachelor’s Program in International Tourism Marketing; 6 scholarships for the Master’s Program in Solar Energy Engineering; 4 scholarships for the Master’s Program in Business Intelligence.
50 % tuition fee coverage: 7 scholarships to be awarded for Master’s Programs in English and Irish Literature, African Studies, Tourism Destination Development, Pre-master Economics, Business Studies and Bachelor’s Program in International Tourism Marketing; 4 scholarships for the Master’s Program in Solar Energy Engineering; 1 scholarship for the Master’s Program in Business Intelligence.
BENEFITS AND REQUIREMENTS:
Scholarships cover part of the tuition fee only and will not provide for accommodation, books, travel, or other personal or incidental expenses. Tuition fees will be waived in part for successful applicants. Payments are not made to the applicant. The award of the scholarship is conditional upon registering on campus in the degree program for which the award is made. The scholarship is valid only for programs starting during the upcoming academic year and is usually granted for one academic year (two semesters). An extension is possible for programs that are longer than two semesters provided that study results are satisfactory. The award period can neither be altered nor be extended, and awards cannot be used towards or during exchange studies.
Scholarships are available to citizens of all non-EU/EEA countries who are required to pay tuition fees for full-time temporary studies at Dalarna University. However, applicants from the following countries who are eligible for the Swedish Institute scholarships are not eligible to apply for the DU scholarships:
Bangladesh, Bolivia, Burkina Faso, Ethiopia, Cambodia, Kenya, Mali, Mozambique, Rwanda, Uganda and Zambia.
Applicants from these countries may apply for Swedish Institute scholarships: see www.studyinsweden.se