There are a number of scholarships available each year for fee-paying international students who are applying to an international Bachelor’s or Master’s programme at Uppsala University.
Some scholarships, specifically designated for students applying to one of Uppsala University’s Master’s programs, while others are open to both Master’s and Bachelor’s applicants. Some scholarships are open for all citizens of a country outside of the European Union (EU)/European Economic Area (EEA) or Switzerland, while others are only open to citizens of certain countries. For more information visit the website (link at the bottom of the page).
Postgraduate (Masters program)
Full cost of tuition fees for studies at Uppsala University.
Scholarships open to citizens of countries outside the EU/EEA and Switzerland:
Scholarships open to citizens of Ghana, South Africa, Tunisia or Uganda:
Scholarships open to citizens of Afghanistan, Azerbaijan, Bangladesh, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Honduras, Mali, The Philippines, Somalia, South Korea and Yemen:
Ghana, South Africa, Tunisia, Uganda, Afghanistan, Azerbaijan, Bangladesh, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Honduras, Mali, The Philippines, Somalia, South Korea and Yemen, or citizens of countries outside the EU/EEA and Switzerland
The scholarships are only for on-campus programs based in Uppsala or on Gotland, and for programs mainly taught at Uppsala University. You can only be awarded a scholarship for programs that you apply via universityadmissions.se. However, no award for a scholarship for the Master’s programs in Implementation, Transformative Learning and Sustainability, Religion in Peace and Conflict, Turkic Studies, Biology Genetic and Molecular Plant Science, Biology NABiS Nordic Master in Biodiversity and Systematics, or the Joint Nordic Master’s Program in Environmental Law.
In order to be considered for a scholarship, you must first submit an application for a Bachelor’s or Master’s program at Uppsala University on www.universityadmissions.se between 18 October 2021 and 17 January 2022. The program at Uppsala University must be ranked as your first priority of choice. The scholarship application period starts after this step.
To apply for our scholarships, you need to submit an online application form during the scholarship application period. Access to the application form will be available on this page during the scholarship application period 18 January – 1 February 2022.
We will also review the supporting documents that you submit for your program application at www.universityadmissions.se. Therefore, you do not need to submit any extra documents in your scholarship application form.
Read the detailed information about the scholarship application process.
1 February 2022