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    Lund University Global Scholarship

    Lund University Global Scholarship is a merit-based program that offers financial aid to high achieving academic students who wish to study in Sweden at Lund University. The scholarship applies to international students outside the European Union member countries.

    • The scholarship applies to UG and PG programs offered by Lund University.
    • Preference is given to the candidates who select a program at Lund University as their first choice. 
    • The scholarship covers the cost of the tuition fees of the intended program of study.
    • The award amount may range from 25% to 100% of the total tuition fee of the program.

    Students can apply online for the scholarship using an online portal after they have applied for a course at Lund University. There is no fixed number of scholarships awarded in an academic year.


    Highlights

    Scholarship TypeMerit-Based, College-Specific, Tuition-Fee-Waiver
    Offered byInstitution
    OrganizationLund University
    Application Deadline Feb 16 ,2021
    No. of ScholarshipsN/A
    AmountVariable
    RenewabilityNo
    International Students EligibleYes
    Scholarship Website Linkhttps://www.lunduniversity.lu.se/international-admissions/bachelors-masters-studies/scholarships-awards/lund-university-global

    Eligibility Criteria

    Prospective applicants must meet admission requirements at Lund University to be eligible for the Lund University Global Scholarship. In addition to that, they must fulfill the eligibility requirements listed below:

    • Applicants from all countries except EU or EEA (or Switzerland) citizens are eligible. 
    • Students must commence study in any PG or UG program offered by Lund University.
    • Preference will be given to applicants who have been selected at Lund University as their first choice. 

    Terms and Conditions Regarding Lund University Global Scholarship

    • If the applicant has not selected a program at Lund University as their first choice on the national online admission portal.
    • If the applicant is unable to demonstrate sufficient funds to cover the living costs, as determined by the Swedish Migration Agency.

    Application Process

    External application forms must be submitted online at the university website. Students are required to submit the completed application along with a motivation letter.

    Motivation letter (approx 600 words) should state why your academic performance and reasons for applying to Lund University make you suitable for the Scholarship.

    Note: Applications once submitted can be check and reviewed by the applicants. Necessary changes can be made and submit the new version of the application.


    Selection Process

    While selecting recipients of the Lund University Global Scholarship, the selection committee will evaluate applications on a case by case basis. Recipients will be selected based on the following criteria:

    • Academic Brilliance of the student
    • Motivation Letter
    • Demonstrate Strong Commitment
    • Any personal achievements of the student

    Selected students will be contacted directly by Lund University after the official admission results for studies have been published at www.universityadmissions.se.


    Grant Details

    International students who wish to study in Sweden at Lund University may apply for the Lund University Global Scholarship. They must pursue either a UG or PG program offered by the university to be eligible for the scholarship.

    The following table provides significant details regarding the Lund University Global Scholarship:

    Study Level Undergraduate & Postgraduate Level
    Eligible Candidates International students except for EU/ EEA (Switzerland) citizens
    Number of Scholarships Not Specified
    Scholarship Awarded Up to 100% of the tuition fee
    Award Benefits Tuition Fee Discount
    Award Distributed Annually

    Separate applications must be sent to the university before the deadline to be eligible for the Lund University Global Scholarship. Selection is based on the academic background of the candidates.

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