2015 Masters Scholarships In Netherlands for Pakistani Students

Last Updated on April 22, 2015

Leiden University Excellence Scholarships (LexS)

Leiden University Excellence Scholarships (LexS) grant scholarships (Master Degree) to competitive non EU/EEA students who aspire to begin their Master studies at Leiden University. This scholarship program is offering a one-year or two-year Master degree.

Scholarship: Leiden University Excellence Scholarships (LexS)

Study Institution: Leiden University, the Netherlands

Offered Degree: Master Degree (MS)

Application Deadline: 1 February/1 October (Annually)

No of Scholarships: Not Mentioned

Course Starts: February 2015

Offered Study Fields:

Melbourne International Research Scholarships (MIRS) is awarding scholarships to all fields of the MA, MS, and LL.M at Leiden University.

Who can apply?

Outstanding non EU/EEA international students, who desire to study at Leiden University, can apply to Leiden University Excellence Scholarship (LexS) program.

Scholarship Benefits:

LexS program is offering a number of awards include:

  • Platinum award includes the full tuition fee minus the home fee and a living allowance of 10,000.
  • Gold award includes the full tuition fee minus the home fee.
  • Silver award includes the 75% of the tuition fee.
  • Bronze award cover the 50% of the tuition fee.
  • Ivory award covers the 25% of the tuition fee.

However, students should have to consider, it is not a full cost scholarship. Students should have an extra funding, in order to pursue the Master studies at Leiden University. In addition, this scholarship organizes a budget of 10,000 to 14,000 per year to cover the costs for rent, insurance, living expenses, course books, and local transportation.

Eligibility Criteria:

  • LexS is not for those international students, who have already Master degree of Leiden University.
  • Non EU/EEA students, who have currently enrolled in a Master degree at Leiden University, are eligible to apply.
  • In addition, students who grant a Leiden Excellence Scholarship must fulfill and verify in writing their agreement with the terms and conditions attached to the scholarship earlier, to the granting of the scholarship.
  • The applicant who will have a non-EU/EEA passport will not entitle for support under the Dutch system of study grants and loans.

Check out eligibility criteria of some other international scholarships:

2015-16 University of Bern, Switzerland Scholarships

British Chevening University Scholarships for Pakistani & International Students

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Application Instructions:

  • Applicants must have to indicate the willingness for applying LexS scholarship on the scholarship section of application form. In addition, applicants must have to attach a letter of motivation of 500 words, to express the interest for LexS scholarship.

Please Note:

All applicants need to visit the official website given below to get the complete information about Leiden University Excellence Scholarships (LexS) and to access the application form.

LexS Website:

Official Link for Scholarship.

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