Oxford-Weidenfeld and Hoffmann Scholarships and Leadership Programme

Posted on October 12th, 2016 in Bachelor, Master, ScholarshipsRespond to this post »

Deadline: 6 or 20 January 2017 Open to: applicants to start a new graduate course at Oxford University Scholarship: 100% of University and college fees and a grant for living costs


This scholarship is part of the Oxford Graduate Scholarships, which were established through a groundbreaking new matched funding initiative to enable the creation of fully-funded scholarships for graduate students of the highest calibre from across the world. The University contributes 40% of the funds for these scholarships, together with 60% from generous donations provided by supporters of the Weidenfeld-Hoffmann Trust, including Foundation Hoffmann.

Foundation Hoffmann is a Swiss-based grant making institution supporting the emergence and expansion of concrete projects which address global problems in today’s societies.

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Yenching Academy of Peking University – Master of China Studies

Posted on September 22nd, 2016 in Master, ScholarshipsRespond to this post »

Deadline: 31 January 2017 Open to: international candidates and candidates from Hong Kong, Macao and Taiwan, with a Bachelor’s degree Scholarship: full scholarship which provides a generous monthly stipend, covers accommodation for one year, health insurance and travel costs from students’s home country and China


The Yenching Academy of Peking University offers a Master’s degree in China Studies. This specially designed, English-taught program aims to push the study of China beyond the boundaries of traditionally Humanities and Social Sciences disciplines. It creates space to incorporate the diverse backgrounds and experiences of program participants into the study of ancient, modern and contemporary China, effectively acting as an incubator for innovative approaches to past, present, and future Chinese transformations. At the core of the program lies its emphasis on interdisciplinarity and the... Read More »

DAAD Scholarships in Germany for Development-Related Postgraduate Courses

Posted on September 22nd, 2016 in ArchiveRespond to this post »

Deadline: 1 October 2016 Open to: young professionals working either for a public authority or a state or private company in a developing country Scholarship: monthly payments of EUR 750 for graduates or EUR 1,000 for doctoral candidates


The German Academic Exchange Service (DAAD) provides scholarships in Germany for international students for a range of postgraduate courses at German Universities which aim at providing academically educated young professionals from developing countries with further specialized studies. With its development-oriented postgraduate study programmes, the DAAD promotes the training of specialists from development and newly industrialised countries. Well-trained local experts, who are networked with international partners, play an important part in the sustainable development of their countries. They are the best guarantee for a better... Read More »

Master’s and Doctoral Scholarships at Central European University

Posted on September 6th, 2016 in Master, PhD, Scholarships, We RecommendRespond to this post »

Deadline: 1 February 2017 Open to: graduate students from any country Scholarship: generous financial aid packages available ranging from tuition awards to full scholarships with stipends


Central European University (CEU) brings together students and faculty from some 100 countries to exchange ideas in an open and dynamic academic community in Budapest. Listed among the top 100 universities worldwide by Quacquarelli Symonds (QS) in a variety of subjects, it offers world-class master’s and doctoral programs in English to address key issues of the 21st century. Besides interdisciplinary courses taught by an outstanding faculty, the University boasts a highly research-intensive learning environment and a remarkable student/faculty ratio of 8:1. CEU is accredited in the U.S. and Hungary.

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One-Year Scholarships at Bavarian Universities

Posted on August 30th, 2016 in Master, PhD, ScholarshipsRespond to this post »

Deadline: 1 December 2016 Open to: graduates from Bulgaria, Croatia, Czech Republic, Hungary, Poland, Romania, Russia, Serbia, Slovakia and Ukraine Scholarship: monthly 700 EUR and amounts to EUR 8.400 per year


The Free State of Bavaria will sponsor scholarships for the academic year 2017/18. The objective of the annual scholarship program is to support scientific cooperation and academic exchange between Bavaria and Central-,Eastern- and Southeastern Europe. The scholarships are meant to finance doctoral or postgraduate studies at Bavarian universities. The one-year scholarship can be extended twice for up to 3 years.


Graduates from Bulgaria, Croatia, Czech Republic, Hungary, Poland, Romania, Russia, Serbia, Slovakia and Ukraine are eligible to apply. 

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Asian Development Bank – Japan Scholarship Program

Posted on August 26th, 2016 in Master, PhD, Scholarships, We RecommendRespond to this post »

Deadline: six months prior commencing with studies Open to: qualified citizens of ADB’s developing member countries to pursue postgraduate studies in economics, management, science and technology Scholarship: full tuition fees, a monthly allowance for expenses, housing, books and instructional materials, medical insurance and travel


Asian Development Bank (ADB) – Japan Scholarship Program (JSP) aims to provide an opportunity for well-qualified citizens of ADB’s developing member countries to pursue postgraduate studies in economics, management, science and technology and other development-related fields at participating academic institutions. Upon completion of their study programs, scholars are expected to contribute to the economic and social development of their home countries. The ADB-JSP enrolls about 300 students annually in participating academic institutions located in 10 countries within the region. The ADB-JSP... Read More »

UNIL Master’s Grants in Switzerland for Foreign Students

Posted on August 12th, 2016 in Master, ScholarshipsRespond to this post »

Deadline: 15 December 2016 Open to: international students, with qualification equivalent to the UNIL Bachelor’s degree Scholarships: CHF 1,600/ approx. 1470.62 EUR per month 


The University of Lausanne in Switzerland offers the UNIL Master’s Grants on a competitive basis to international students who wish to pursue a Masters Degree at the University. Candidates must choose a Master’s programme from among those offered by the UNIL, except the Master of Medicine, Master of Arts in Sciences and Practices of Education, Master of Law from the Universities of Zurich and Lausanne, Master of Law in Criminal Sciences, judiciary mention, Master of Science in Traceology and Crime Analysis, and all the MAS (3rd cycle programmes). The grant may not be used for any complementary studies required to enroll on the Master’s degree... Read More »

International Joint Master of Arts at MIREES, Italy

Posted on July 13th, 2016 in ArchiveRespond to this post »

Deadline: 15 September 2016 Open to: for students with a BA in Economics, Politics, International Relations, History, Languages, agricultural studies and cultural studies in general as well as for prospective PhD students Scholarships: partial or total tuition fee reductions assigned on the basis of the personal income and the academic performance


The degree programme is taught entirely in English (120 ECTS) and offers interdisciplinary, in-depth knowledge of post-socialist countries in transition, new EU member states, and new East-European neighbor countries. MIREES is suited for students with a BA in Economics, Politics, International Relations, History, Languages, agricultural studies and cultural studies in general as well as for prospective PhD students. Students develop language skills by learning one Eastern European language (3 levels... Read More »

Business Developer Internship in Amsterdam

Posted on July 11th, 2016 in Jobs & InternshipsRespond to this post »

Deadline: 10 December 2016 Open to: students with post-graduate degree and strong sales profile Venue: starting from 10 December 2016, Amsterdam, Netherlands


Looking for talented people as Business Development interns in order to develop our B2B market with HR and Training Managers in Europe. mYngle is offering a full-time and 6 months paid internship where you will be based in our Amsterdam HQ. You will be part of a young and dynamic team, working in an international environment with a possibility of a job offer depending on your results.

Created in 2007, mYngle specializes in distance one to one language training solutions. mYngle has offices worldwide with our Headquarters located in the Netherlands (Amsterdam). Its clients are large international companies that look for... Read More »

Lauritzson Food Research Scholarship at the University College Cork

Posted on May 31st, 2016 in ArchiveRespond to this post »

Deadline: 15 July 2016 Open to:students who have attained at least at least Second Class Honours, Grade 1 (or equivalent) in an appropriate degree are eligible to apply for a PhD or MSc Research degree at UCC Scholarships: student bursary of EUR 16,000 per annum, tuition fees and a budget for laboratory consumables


UCC invites applications for the first Lauritzson Research Scholarships which have been established in honour of the late Dr Lauritzson to promote research in food science and food-related disciplines. These scholarships aim to support students and integrate them into the academic, social and cultural aspects of University College Cork.

The scholarships are targeted at high performing students proposing to undertake impactful research, possibly of an inter-disciplinary nature, at... Read More »