Umeå University offers scholarships to talented and high-achieving students from outside the EU/EEA.
Reception for scholarship recipients, October 2015.
The scholarships application round for the 2017-18 academic year is now open. Before proceeding with this application, you MUST complete your admissions application for Master's studies via universityadmissions.se Scholarships Application Form
Umeå University Scholarships for International Students
Scholarship Application Eligibility
We welcome you to apply for scholarship if you have:
completed your application for studies at UniversityAdmissions.se before the application deadline (16 January 2017)
a Umeå University programme as priorityA committee appointed by the Vice-Chancellor is tasked with selecting candidates for scholarships. The selections are based entirely on the applicant's academic merit.
Selected candidates receive a full or partial waiver of the tuition fee.
Scholarships offered by Umeå University
The following scholarships are administered by Umeå University:
Umeå University Scholarship
This is a general scholarship programme offered by Umeå University. Open for students admitted to one of the Master's study programmes offered.
The Swedish Migration Agency requires that students show that they can cover living expenses of SEK 7,974 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.