Application & requirements

Deadlines for application

Application round 1: 1 February 2017

Application round 2: 1 May 2017

Application rounds

Application round 1: Open for application.

Application round 2: This round will open 1 February 2017

Requirements for application

In order to be eligible for a Holland Scholarship, you should meet all the requirements below.

  • Your programme starts in the academic year 2017/2018
  • You have not studied in the Netherlands before for a full degree (e.g. a Bachelor’s or Master’s degree);
  • You are from a non-EU/EEA country;
  • You are an excellent student (i.e. CGPA of 7.5 (out of 10)).
  • You have been (provisionally) admitted to one of the qualifying study programmes (Please note: After completion of your application, it may take up to 8 weeks before you receive the results).
  • You have to include a motivation letter in your application (250 – 500 words). This motivation letter explains:
    • What you have studied in the past;
    • What goal you want to reach through your study at UT;
    • How you plan to receive this goal;
    • Why you particularly choose to study at the University of Twente;
  • You comply with the conditions for obtaining an entry visa in the Netherlands (if applicable);
  • You comply with the general English language test requirement Academic IELTS 6.5 (or TOEFL iBT of 90) and an additional 6.0 (TOEFL iBT 20) on the subscore of speaking skills
  • You are not eligible for a Dutch study grant;

Holland Scholarship - University of Twente application
Open for application.