The University of Twente in the Netherlands offers a range of scholarships for international students, including the University of Twente Scholarship (UTS). The UTS is a scholarship program for excellent students from both EU/EEA and non-EU/EEA countries who are applying for a Master’s program at the University of Twente.
University of Twente also offers other scholarships and grants for international students, including the Holland Scholarship, the Eric Bleumink Fund, and the University of Twente Scholarship for Female Students.
|Scholarship||University of Twente (UTS)|
|Purpose||Financial assistance for Master’s degree study at the University of Twente|
|Eligibility||Non-EEA/EEA students with excellent academic performance and financial need|
|Scholarship Value||€3,000 to €25,000 for one year (may be extended for a second year)|
|Application Deadline||Varies depending on the Master’s program (around 1 February or 1 May)|
|Application Process||Online application form for admission to the University of Twente, plus a separate scholarship application form|
|Apply Now||Click Here|
University of Twente, Netherlands
Fields of Study:
Qualifying Master’s programs at the University of Twente, including Applied Mathematics, Applied Physics, Biomedical Engineering, Business Administration, Business Information Technology, Chemical Engineering, Civil Engineering and Management, Communication Science, Computer Science, Construction Management and Engineering, Educational Science and Technology, Electrical Engineering, Embedded Systems, Environmental and Energy Management, European Studies, Health Sciences, Industrial Design Engineering, Industrial Engineering and Management, Interaction Technology, Mechanical Engineering, Nanotechnology, Philosophy of Science, Technology and Society, Psychology, Public Administration, Sustainable Energy Technology, Systems and Control.
Scholarship Value and Duration:
The UTS offers a scholarship value of €3,000 to €22,000 for one year. If the Master’s program is two years, students may receive an additional UTS in the second year, equal to the amount received in the first year, subject to meeting the requirements.
Applicants must meet the following requirements:
- Be an international student from both EU/EEA and non-EU/EEA countries
- Have been (provisionally) admitted to one of the qualifying UT Master’s programs starting in September 2023
- Hold a student number
- Not have graduated from a UT graduate program
- Comply with the conditions for obtaining an entry visa in the Netherlands (if applicable)
- Meet the general English language test requirement
- Not be eligible for a Dutch study loan
- Belong to the top 5-10% of their class
To apply for the UTS, candidates must first apply for admission to a Master’s program at the University of Twente. Once admitted, they can apply for the scholarship with their student number. The application deadlines are February 1, 2023 (for Round 1) and May 1, 2023 (for Round 2).
For more information on how to apply for the UTS, visit the official scholarship website at https://www.utwente.nl/en/education/scholarship-finder/university-of-twente-scholarship/.