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Swedish Scholarship for Undergraduate & Masters level
Last Date : Start: 01 Dec. 2011
Study Level : Graduate
Details :  
  Scholarships are intended for studies in Sweden starting in the fall semester 2012 (August) and focus mainly on master’s level. A few scholarships will be awarded for studies at bachelor’s level for Bangladeshi Citizens.

The Swedish Institute Study Scholarships target highly-qualified students from the countries listed below. About 120 scholarships will be awarded for studies in Sweden, starting in August 2012. The scholarship covers both living costs and tuition fees.

Please note that in order to apply for a Swedish Institute Study scholarship the student must first be admitted to a Swedish university/university college. The application period for study programs opens 1 December, 2011.

The application period for Swedish Institute Study scholarship will be March 14-25, 2012. [See Bangladesh Govt Notice]

Total Scholarship : 60

Eligibility of the Applicants:

The scholarships are intended for students from the above-mentioned target group for full time studies in Sweden. There is no age limit for scholarship holders. See Details

Scholarships cannot be granted for students who:

1. Have already lived in Sweden for two years or more previous to the scholarship period.
2. Have a Swedish permanent residence or work permit.\
3. Have previously been awarded a Swedish Institute scholarship for studies at Master’s level or for research at a Swedish university.
4. Already hold a Master’s degree from a Swedish university/university college.
5. Are currently enrolled in a study program on Bachelor’s or Master’s level at a Swedish university or university college.

How to apply:
  • Prior to applying for a scholarship, the student must first apply for a study program at Master’s or Bachelor’s level via, an online application service for study programs in Sweden.
Scholarship Benefits:
  • The scholarship covers both the tuition fee (which is paid directly to the Swedish university/university college by the Swedish Institute) and living expenses to the amount of SEK 8,000 per month.
  • The scholarship is only awarded for programs starting in the fall semester 2012 (August) and is granted for of one academic year, i.e. for two semesters at a time. It will be extended for programs longer than two semesters provided that the study results are satisfactory.
  • The scholarship is designed to cover living costs and study expenses for the scholarship holder. There are no grants for family members. The granted scholarship period cannot be altered or extended beyond the study program period nor can the scholarship be transferred to another study program at a Swedish university.
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