Delft University of Technology, Netherlands offers a fully funded scholarship worth tuition fees and living stipends to Sub-Saharan African students for the 2019/2020 academic year.

Sub-Saharan Africa Excellence Scholarships give talented, motivated and broadly interested students from Sub-Saharan Africa the opportunity to study at the Delft University of Technology, the Netherlands for 2018/2019 academic session.

The Global Initiative aims to support capacity building in the Global South and to advance future leadership focusing on sustainable global development. The UN Sustainable Development Goals are a guiding principle for the TU Delft.

These scholarships offer students from Sub-Saharan Africa the opportunity to study at the Delft University of Technology. The Global Initiative aims to support capacity building in the Global South and to advance future leadership focusing on sustainable global development.
TU Delft | Global Initiative offers four Sub-Saharan Africa Excellence Scholarships every year.

Worth of Award

  • €25.000 per year for Sub-Saharan students, which includes:

    • Full tuition fees for a TU Delft MSc programme based on the statutory fee or institutional rate, according to the registered nationality, AND contribution for the living expenses.
    • Membership to the Scholarship club giving access to personal development, workshops, seminars, etc.
    • A MSc thesis topic which relates to the Sustainable Development Goals and TU Delft | Global Initiative.
    • Be their ambassador for Sub-Saharan Africa.

    Eligibility

  • Angola, Benin, Botswana, Burkina Faso, Burundi, Cameroon, Cape Verde, Central African Republic, Chad, Côte d’Ivoire, Djibouti, Eritrea, Ethiopia, Gabon, The Gambia, Ghana, Kenya, Lesotho, Liberia, Madagascar, Malawi, Mauritania, Mauritius, Mozambique, Namibia, Niger, Nigeria, Rwanda, Senegal, Seychelles, Sierra Leone, Somalia, South Africa, South-Sudan, Sudan, Swaziland, Tanzania, Togo, Uganda, Zambia, Zimbabwe.
  • Excellent international applicants (conditionally) admitted to one of the 2-year Regular TU Delft’s MSc programmes.
  • With a cumulative grade point average (GPA) of 80 percent or higher of the scale maximum in the bachelor’s degree from an accredited university in one of the above mentioned countries.

How to Apply

  • Complete your MSc application (check the admission requirements)
  • In addition to all the regular documents for a MSc programme application:
  • Upload the Scholarship Application Form
  • Upload two reference letters (in one PDF document, check admission requirements)
  • Please note that Non-EU/EFTA students must include their English test with their application (if required). EU/EFTA students can submit this document in a later stage according to the Admission instructions.

    Only students meeting this deadline who have been (conditionally) admitted to one of the MSc programmes of TU Delft could be considered for these scholarships.

Deadline: Upload your MSc application by 1 December 2018 (23:59 CET)

Click here for more details and to apply

Click here to obtain the application form(pdf)

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