The university aims to assist international students who require financial assistance with scholarships, specifically for international students. The Radboud Scholarship Programme is very selective and is only intended for talented students who have obtained outstanding study results and are highly motivated to pursue a Bachelor’s degree at the Radboud University.
There are about 18,000 universities worldwide, with Radboud University ranking among the best of them. Radboud University is a broad, international oriented university that aspires to be one of the best in Europe.
In order to take part in this programme, they need to have fluency in both written and spoken English. Non-native speakers of English need one of the following: A TOEFL score of 600 (paper based) or 250 (computer based) or 100 (internet based), A IELTS score of 7.0 and Cambridge Certificate of Advanced English (CAE) or Certificate of Proficiency in English (CPE) with a mark of C or higher.
- Application Deadline: March 1, 2019
- Course Level: Scholarships are available for pursuing masters degree at Radboud University Nijmegen.
- Study Subject: Scholarships are awarded in following fields of studies:
List of Subjects: Historical, Literary and Cultural Studies, Linguistics and Communication Sciences, Science, Cognitive Neuroscience, Behavioural Science, Artificial Intelligence, Physics & Astronomy, Molecular Life Sciences, Medical Biology, International and European Law, Biomedical Sciences, Computing Science, Mathematics, Molecular Mechanisms of Disease, Philosophy, Biology, Chemistry and Social and Cultural Science
- Scholarship Award: The scholarship will be used to reduce your tuition fee to € 2,078 and pays for costs for visa and insurance. For example: a grant holder in 2019/2020 will pay a tuition fee of only €2,078, instead of €11,466 or €12,640. In addition the Radboud Scholarship also covers costs such as those for visa, residence permit, health insurance and liability insurance (Insurance Passport for Students (IPS)). The Radboud Scholarship is not a full scholarship and does not include living costs. You can find an indication of what international students should count on spending for one year of living and studying in the Netherlands.
- Number of Scholarships: Each year about 30 Radboud Scholarships are awarded to selected talented non-EEA students for the duration.
- Nationality: International students (non-EEA)
- Scholarship can be taken in Netherlands
Eligibility for the Scholarship:
- Eligible Countries: International students (non-EEA) can apply for these scholarships.
- Entrance Requirements: Applicants will only be eligible to obtain a Radboud Scholarship if you:
- Hold a non-EU/EEA passport
- Are not eligible for the lower EEA tuition fee for other reasons
- Have (will obtain) a Bachelor’s degree achieved outside the Netherlands, have no degrees achieved in the Netherlands and did not receive any previous education in the Netherlands
- Have a high level of language proficiency
- Have been fully admitted to the English-taught Master’s degree programme starting September 1, 2018 as stated in the formal letter of admission
- Are able to comply with the conditions for obtaining a visa for the Netherlands
- Are enrolled at Radboud University as a full-time student for the academic year and Master’s degree programme for which the scholarship will be awarded
- English Language Requirements: In order to take part in this programme, they need to have fluency in both written and spoken English. Non-native speakers of English need one of the following: A TOEFL score of 600 (paper based) or 250 (computer based) or 100 (internet based), A IELTS score of 7.0 and Cambridge Certificate of Advanced English (CAE) or Certificate of Proficiency in English (CPE) with a mark of C or higher.
How to Apply: The application for admission and the application for the scholarship is fully integrated, there is no separate application procedure for the scholarship. However, the selection for RSP and the admission to the Master’s degree programme are two separate processes. Admission to the programme does not imply selection for RSP. You apply for a Radboud Scholarship by indicating during your application for admission in the OSIRIS Application system that you wish to apply for a Radboud Scholarship. You will then be requested to upload three additional documents: two reference letters and a curriculum vitae. They will then be requested to upload three additional documents: two recommendation letters and a curriculum vitae. Applicants will be requested to upload copies of the following documents:
- A valid passport or ID card
- Motivation letter
- Bachelor’s degree or equivalent
- A certified transcript of Bachelor’s degree or equivalent
- Translations of degree and transcript
- English language certificate
- Handling fee