Application & requirements

Deadlines for application

Application deadline - round 1:

  • Application form opens per 1 October 2018
  • Application forms closes per 1 February 2019 (for programmes starting September 2019)

Application deadline - round 2:

  • Application form opens per 2 February 2019.
  • Application form closes per 1 May 2019 (for programmes starting September 2019)

If you applied in round 1, and your application was rejected, an application in round 2 is not considered.

You can only be awarded with one UT scholarship.

Requirements for application

In order to be eligible for a the University of Twente Scholarship, you should meet all the requirements below  

  • Application for an UT scholarship is a procedure separate from the application for course entry at the University of Twente. Regardless of funding, you will need to gain an admission letter first.
  • You have been (provisionally) admitted to one of the qualifying UT Master programmes starting in the academic year 2019/2020 (September). Please note: After completion of your application, it may take up to 8 weeks before you receive the results.
  • You must have a studentnumber.
  • You have not graduated from a UT graduate programme;
  • 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 loan;
  • The University Twente Scholarship is a scholarship for excellent students. Typically this means that you belong to the best 5 to 10 percent of your class

Please note: The UTS is not available for Dutch and/or current UT students. This programme is also not available for Master's programmes at the Faculty of Geo-Information Science and Earth Observation (ITC).

Application process

UTS/HS Application process

Find out more about each step here.

Additional Scholarships

An additional scholarship can be awarded to UTS recipients (only for programmes starting in September 2019):

You need to apply for a University of Twente Scholarship (UTS) in order to be eligible for a Kipaji Scholarship. 

This scholarship has additional requirements. Please make sure you check the information of the Kipaji Scholarship programme .

Before you apply, please read the requirements.
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You have to apply for a Master's programme first. Once you applied for a Master's programme and received a (conditional) admission letter, you can apply for the scholarship with your student number.

Please note: UTS is not available for Dutch and/or current UT students. This programme is also not available for Master's programmes at the Faculty of Geo-Information Science and Earth Observation (ITC).