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CONACyT Scholarship

The Mexican Council for Science and Technology (CONACyT), supports students from Mexico. It focusses on Mexican students who want to enroll for a Master's or PhD programme at the University of Twente in the area of health related subjects.

CONACyT is focussing this year on providing scholarships related to Health. Programmes in which the University of Twente is connected to Health areas can be found here.

Specific information on CONACyT can be found here: Mexican Council for Science and Technology (CONACyT) .

Scholarship value

There are different programmes for different regions. Visit the CONACYT website for specific scholarship value details in your region.

Eligible Level and eligible countries

Countries eligible for this scholarship
  • Mexico

Application requirements

To qualify for this scholarship, applicants must fulfill the following requirements:

  • Have the Mexican nationality
  • Have been admitted to a Master's or PhD programme at the University of Twente
  • Have an excellent academic record

Please be aware - due to visa deadline restrictions for applications is in July, you are advised to apply for the February intake in the academic year of 2021 - 2022. September intake is possible only if the student can provide financial means which cover the minimal financial entry requirements by 1 July 2021 along with a valid entry visa to Netherlands. For more information please refer to the Master admission website.

For PhD admission requirements we may refer to our website.

PhD's have to find and contact their supervisor and request this supervisor if they can come with their own promotion research plan. Find your supervisor:  https://research.utwente.nl/en/organisations/ and/or check: https://webapps.utwente.nl/nwhgl/

Please note as well that there are different programmes for direct regions. Visit the CONACYT website for specific deadlines per CONACYT programme in your region. 

Announcement of award of scholarships starts from the first week of July each year.

How to apply

Click on the button below to start your application at Conacyt!
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Please only apply if you meet all the requirements and if you have been admitted to a Master's programme's for the February intake.