Danish Government Scholarship
The University of Southern Denmark offers the Danish Government Scholarship – supported by the Ministry of Higher Education and Science - to certain applicants in recognition of the important investment that overseas students make during their education.
The scholarship consists of two parts: a full tuition fee waiver and a grant, to help cover living costs amounting to DKK 3000 per month before taxes.
Who can get the scholarship?
To be eligible for the scholarship, you must be a non-EU/EEA citizen enrolling in one of the following Master's programmes in Sønderborg with programme start in September:
The scholarships will be awarded to the best qualified of the eligible applicants. All eligible applicants who are offered a study place will automatically be considered for the scholarship. No separate application is needed.
The Faculty of Engineering has the possibility to award highly qualified applicants to other programmes in Sønderborg for a scholarship as well.
NOTE: If you are eligible to receive the Danish State Grant, you cannot be considered for the scholarship.
The scholarships are awarded to the best-qualified candidates based on the grade point average of their Bachelor’s degree.
To be considered for the scholarship all necessary documentation must be available before the application deadline, to make sure that we can process your application.
- Official Bachelor’s transcripts and diploma in English, Danish, Swedish or Norwegian – must include grades and units/credits for each course
- Course descriptions for the courses on your transcripts
- Proof of English language proficiency
Application deadline for a Master's programme for non-EU/EEA citizens
Your application must have been submitted no later than February 1 to be considered for a scholarship.
For further information about the scholarships, please contact Student Services.