SWEDEN: Linköping University LiU International Scholarship for Masters Students. 2017

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Linköping University, Sweden offers the LiU International Scholarship for foreign students to study for Masters Programme in 2017

Application Deadlines:

  • To apply for Masters studies: 15th January 2017
  • To apply for Scholarship: 13th May 2017 (previous annual deadline). Application for the scholarship will be in early April 2017, after the deadline to apply for studies.

Offered annually? Yes

Eligible Countries: The scholarship is open to non-EU/EEA students who are liable to pay tuition fees. However the programme is not open for students from the following 12 countries: Bangladesh, Bolivia, Burkina Faso, Cambodia, Ethiopia, Kenya, Mali, Mozambique, Rwanda, Tanzania, Uganda and Zambia. Students from these countries may apply for a Swedish Institute Scholarship.

To be taken at (country): Linköping University, Sweden

Subject Areas: Masters programme offered at the University

About Scholarship: The LiU International Scholarship is aimed at supporting international students with significant academic potential from countries outside the European Union/European Economic Area (and Switzerland) who are required to pay tuition fees for studies. The scholarship is open for students who have applied for a master’s programme at Linköping University through the online national application website (see link below) and who have chosen a programme at Linköping University as their first priority (ranked as No.1 out of 4)

Selection Criteria: Applicants who have chosen a programme at Linköping University as their first priority


  • Students who have applied for master’s programmes at Linköping University on time (before 15 January),
  • who have chosen a Masters programme at Linköping University as the first priority (ranked as No.1 out of 4)
  • who have been admitted to their first choice in the First Notification of Selection Results (end of March),
  • who are required to pay tuition fees

Number of Scholarships: Several

Value of Scholarship: With LiU International Scholarships, tuition fees are reduced by 25, 50, 75 or 100%.

Duration: For the duration of the masters programme

How to Apply

Application for a LiU International Scholarship is made by filling in the electronic application form on Linköping University website.

The application for the selected master’s programme(s) on www.universityadmissions.se must be made prior to making a scholarship application on Linköping University’s website, as necessary information for making the scholarship application is obtained during this process.

The application form for LiU International Scholarships will be available for newly admitted students in early April 2017.

Visit Scholarship Webpage for Details

Sponsors: Linköping University

Important Notes: Scholarship applications will only be processed after the corresponding application for master’s programmes on the above link has been completed, required documentation and the application fee has been received.

Only applicants fulfilling the eligibility requirements for the masters’ programme applied for will be considered for a scholarship. All data entered in the scholarship application form must be verifiable by the documentation submitted in the national application process.


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