Karlstad University Global Scholarship in Sweden, 2019

Application Deadline: February 1, 2019

The Karlstad University is awarding Global Scholarships to students. The scholarship is available to pursue master programme.


The Karlstad University Global Scholarship programme is aiming at top academic students from countries outside the European Union/European Economic Area (and Switzerland) who are required to pay tuition fees for studies.

Degree Level: Master Programme
Field: Any of the subjects offered by the institution

Host Country: Sweden

Value: Scholarships cover 25%, 50%, 75% or 100% of the tuition fees. The value of the scholarship is stated in the notification of scholarship for each scholarship holder. The scholarship value is deducted from the tuition fees of the programme for which you are awarded a scholarship. Please note that the Karlstad University Global Scholarships do not cover living costs. To be able to finance your stay in Sweden and get a residence permit for studies you need to show that you have funds for the total study period the first time you apply for a residence permit. For further information contact the Swedish Migration Board.

Number of Scholarships: Not known
Eligible Countries: 

  • Students from countries outside the European Union/European Economic Area (and Switzerland)
  • The scholarship is not available to Students from the following 12 countries: Bangladesh, Bolivia, Burkina Faso, Cambodia, Ethiopia, Kenya, Mali, Mozambique, Rwanda, Tanzania, Uganda and Zambia.


The selection process for scholarships is undertaken after the programme selection process. Priority will be given to students with high academic performance and who demonstrate a strong commitment and desire to study at Karlstad University.

The scholarship is only awarded for programmes starting in a fall semester. An offer of a scholarship is only valid for the year and the programme stipulated in the scholarship notification. If the student is granted deferment until the next academic year, the offer of a scholarship is not valid. If a student who has been awarded a scholarship changes programmes, the student will risk losing the scholarship as scholarships are programme-specific.


printed and signed scholarship application form, together with supporting documents should be sent to Karlstad University, Helena Pallin, Student and Executive Services Office, 651 88 Karlstad, Sweden. The application needs to be received 1 February 2019 at the latest. Late applications will not be considered. You must apply for studies at Karlstad University before applying for scholarship.


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