The scholarship is intended for excellent students from outside the EU/EEA who want to do a Master's programme at the University of Helsinki. Grants can be applied for while applying to the University of Helsinki’s Masters’ programmes. The scholarship will be granted for two years. All the scholarship students are required to study full time to fulfill the requirements of the scholarship. After the first study year, your studies will be evaluated and, depending on your progress, the scholarship will be continued.
All candidates must meet the following requirements:
- You are eligible for the Master’s programme at the University of Helsinki
- The country of your nationality is outside the EU/EEA and you meet the requirements for obtaining an entry visa and residence permit for Finland.
- You have obtained excellent results in your previous studies and can prove this in your application.
For more information and ways to apply, please click here.