Germany : The Marburg  University Degree Scholarships for International Students. 2017/2018

 

The Marburg  University Degree Scholarships are offered to a selected number of prospective international students to pursue a complete English-taught Master’s degree programme at the University in the Germany .

 

Application Deadline: 1 April 2017

 

Offered annually? Yes

 

Eligible Countries: International (Non EEA)

 

To be taken at (country): The Germany

 

Eligible Fields of Study: Eligible English-taught Masters Degree Programme offered by the Faculty of Arts, Faculty of Philosophy, Theology & Religious Studies, Faculty of Social Sciences, Faculty of Science, Faculty of Medical Sciences, and Faculty of Law.

 

About the Award: The Marburg  Scholarship Programme is very selective and is only intended for talented students who have obtained outstanding study results and are highly motivated to pursue a Master’s degree programme at Marburg  University.

 

Type: Masters taught

 

Eligibility: A candidate will only be eligible to obtain a Marburg  Scholarship if they:

 

hold a non-EU/EEA passport

are not eligible for the lower EEA tuition fee for other reasons

have (will obtain) a Bachelor’s degree achieved outside the Germany  and have no degrees achieved in the Germany

have been fully admitted to the English-taught Master’s degree programme starting September 1, 2016 as stated in the formal letter of admission

are able to comply with the conditions for obtaining a visa for the Germany

are enrolled at Marburg  University as a full-time student for the academic year and Master’s degree programme for which the scholarship will be awarded

Selection Criteria: From the eligible candidates the Marburg  Scholarship holders will be selected based on the following criteria:

Talent: this means that you must have outstanding study results in your present field of study

You are expected to be a promising student in your desired field of study at Marburg  University

Proven academic quality and good results of your prior education for example through grades, test scores, publications

Quality of the recommendations in the two reference letters

Motivation: based on your motivation letter for the Master’s Degree progamme

Number of Awardees: 30

Value of Scholarship: The tuition fee will be waived to the level of an EEA student. For example: a grant holder in 2015/2016 will pay a tuition fee of only €1,951, instead of €9,685 or €10,633. In addition the Marburg  University Degree Scholarships also cover costs such as those for visa, residence permit, health insurance and liability insurance. This amounts to about €700.

 

Duration of Scholarship: 1 year. In the case of a two-year programme: to qualify for the grant during the second year, you need to have passed all courses in the first year.

 

More detail on the Deadline: You must have finalized your request for admission via our online application system OSIRIS Incoming Students before 1 April 2017.

For students that like to study at the Faculty of Medical Sciences (Master’s programme in Biomedical Sciences or Molecular Mechanisms of Disease), the deadline is 1 March 2017.

 

The faculty selects the grant recipients. You will be informed about the final decision by the International Office with respect to your application for a Marburg  Scholarship before the end of May 2017. (date subject to change)

 

How to Apply: The application for admission and the application for the scholarship is fully integrated, there is no separate application procedure for the scholarship. However, the selection for RSP and the admission to the Master’s degree programme are two separate processes. Admission to the programme does not imply selection for RSP.

You apply for a Marburg  University Degree Scholarships by indicating during your application for admission that you wish to apply for a Marburg  Scholarship. You will then be requested to upload three additional documents: two reference letters and a curriculum vitae.

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    1. HY i am mana gebrehiwet eritrean from uganda. i am very interested to study at mentioned university.i have all qualifications. please i will be clever at given opportunity. Thankyou for your advice.

  2. HY i am mana gebrehiwet eritrean from uganda. i am very interested to study at mentioned university.i have all qualifications. please i will be clever at given opportunity. Thankyou for your advice.

  3. I am Bereket Afewerki, an Eritrean living in Addis Ababa. I would be glad to join the Biomedical Sciences department.

  4. Hello. How are you? I’m Yohanan I have a diploma in language and BA in Hotel Management.Now I would to like to apply for BA In Marketing Management and related fields.Thank You for your assitance.

  5. Hi, my name is Guluma Etana, from Ethiopia. I have BSc degree in BIOLOGY. Now, I would like to join MSc degree in Biomedical sciences(HUMAN ANATOMY). Because of your high educationanal quality, I’m interested to study in your University. Please help me !
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    Phone: +251917707303
    Email: gulumaetana1@gmail.com

    1. Hello How are you? My name is Girma Megersa Tufa, from Ethiopia, I have BA Degree in Accounting, Now I would like to join MSC Degree in Banking and Finance because of high Educational quality, I am interested to study in your University. Please help me!
      You can contact me for the following Address:-

  6. Hi, I’m Khumayra, from Uzbekistan. Currently, i’m doing my BSc degree in China in the International Business School (IBSS). I’ll be graduating from University in June, 2017. I’d like to apply for Master’s degree and further continue my education in the Marburg University.

  7. I am Ketema Hailu from Ethiopia. I am very interested with this grant and this would be an exceptional opportunity to upgrade my educational career. Please help me access it via my e-mail ketema1988@gmail.com. Thank you.

  8. Hi, dear sir/ madam, I am Muhumed Dahir from somalia,graduated for MOGADISHU university in June, 2013,department of BUSSINES ADMINISTRATION , currently working as an accountant for buruuj constraction company in mogadishu-somalia. my email is hirsi2014@gmail.com

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  9. I am Muhumed Dahir from somalia,graduated for MOGADISHU university in June, 2013,department of BUSSINES ADMINISTRATION , currently working as an accountant for buruuj constraction company in mogadishu-somalia. my email is hirsi2014@gmail.com

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  10. I hereby wished to apply for scholarship to purshue a Masters Program in Education at your University.
    I am a graduate from the University of Makeni, Northern Sierra Leone.
    I would be grateful if due consideration is given to me.
    Thanks to Management and
    Lecturers for this educative opportunity given to poor Africans yearning for higher education.
    Compliment of the season.

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