Lund University Global International Scholarships Programme in Sweden 2018

Lund University is delighted to call for applications for the International Scholarships Programme in Sweden 2018, only eligible applicants will be considered for this program and all applications must be submitted before the deadline.

As a top 100 university and ranked in the top 0.4% of universities in the world, Lund University attracts high achieving students from across the globe. The Lund Univ Global Scholarship programme seeks to recognize these students by awarding academic excellence grants.

Level: Bachelor’s or Master’s degree

Field(s): any of the courses offered by Lund University in Sweden.

Scholarship covers: Scholarship grants may cover 25%, 50%, 75% or up to 100% of the tuition fee. The scholarship percentage awarded depends on budget available to the programme/faculty. It has no reflection on the students’ academic level of excellence. Please note that scholarships are toward tuition fees only and that living costs are not covered. Scholarship recipients must still be able to fund their living costs, as per the requirements of the Swedish Migration Board.

School(Institutions/ Country): Lund University Sweden



Beneficiaries(Target Groups):  Lund Univ Global Scholarships are taregeted for Students from outside the EU/EEA




Have what it takes to avail Lund University Global Scholarships?

  •  You must be a citizen of a country from outside the EU/EEA (and Switzerland) and are required to pay a tuition fee.
  •  You have applied for Bachelor’s or Master’s level studies for a minimum of one semester of study (30 ECTS).

Eligibility Criteria:

‣ The scholarship is selective, competitive and merit-based.

‣ To apply for a Lund University Global Scholarship, you must first apply for the programme(s) or free-standing course(s) you wish to study at Lund University using the online, national application website,, during the application period. Once you have made a complete application to a degree programme or free-standing courses of at least 30 ECTS credits and paid the application fee, you will be able to apply for the scholarship.

The application period for the LU Global Scholarship will open in early February 2018 for studies starting in autumn 2018. 

As part of this online application, you need to upload your scholarship ‘motivation letter’ (maximum 600 words). Please note that the scholarship “motivation letter” is different from any statement of purpose you may be required to submit as part of your programme application documents.  Your scholarship personal “motivation letter” should explain why your academic performance and reasons for applying to Lund University make you an appropriate recipient for a Lund University Global Scholarship.

You can only apply for one Lund University Global Scholarship per programme or free-standing course. However, it is still possible for you to apply to other scholarships, such as (for example) the Swedish Institute scholarships.

When to apply to programmes and courses

‣ Scholarship Application Due Date: The application period for the LU Global Scholarship will open in early February 2018 for studies starting in autumn 2018. 

‣ Application forms and guidelines can be download from the official website

‣ It is important to read the application procedure, and visit the official websites (link found below) for detailed information on how to apply for this scholarship.

For more Information about Lund University Global Scholarships

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