University of Gothenberg is 127 years old and prides itself on welcoming international students from all over the world and placing value on environment and sustainable development. Adlerbertska Foundation helps Syrian students who want to study in Sweden at a master degree program level, at University of Gothenberg. The scholarship offered consist of full tuition cover, 62 000 SEK (around €6000) for each semester and medical insurance.
The eligibility criteria for the candidates include: having a Syrian citizenship, being required to pay tuition fees at the university, having applied for a master degree program at the university until 15 January 2019, having paid the application fee and sent all the documents required before 1 February 2019. The application is made online, by completing an online application form which will be available on the university website in the period 4 February-14 February 2019. Students are also required to upload their CV and motivation letter that they have sent for the master degree program that they have applied for. Students who have applied for more than one master degree program must send the letter of motivation for each program.
The University of Gothenberg offers 70 master degree programs, from applied data science to biology, ancient and medieval philosophy or applied design. Students from European Union and European Economic Area are not required to pay tuition fees, as opposed to students from other countries. Find out everything you need to know about the scholarship here.
If you do not obtain a scholarship to sustain your master degree program fees, there is no need to despair. You can always think about the option of online masters degrees. AS any other online degree programs, online masters degrees have the significant advantage of lower tuition costs. Whether you want to further your studies or change your career, applying to online masters degrees can be a perfect choice for you. One thing you should pay attention to, if you choose to pursue online education, is the accreditation aspect. Online universities are required to go through an accreditation process, which verifies the quality of their educational content. This way, accredited universities will offer degrees which are recognized by other universities and by companies which will employ their graduates. Online education is an exciting and flourishing domain, where technology progress and the right to education meet. It is a great opportunity for students from all over the world, especially for those with limited financial resources or mobility.