Masters Fellowships In Netherlands For Pakistan And Developing Countries

Last Updated on March 19, 2015

About Netherlands masters fellowship program for developing countries

Netherlands master’s fellowship program for developing countries is attended to provide training and education to mid career staff members of less fortunate countries. This scholarship will help them grow in their existing field and further polish their skills. The Netherlands master’s fellowship program will facilitate candidates in receiving their post graduate degree in Holland. Netherlands master’s fellowship program will provide candidates the opportunity to earn a Dutch Master of Arts Degree, a Master’s of Science Degree and/or a professional degree.

Scholarship Name: 

Netherlands masters fellowship program for developing countries

Study Institution:

Dutch Universities and Academic Institutions.

Scholarship Honors to: 

Students from NFI country list in Eastern Europe, Latin America, Asia and Africa.

Scholarship Funded by: 

Netherlands Ministry of Foreign Affairs

Offered Program: 

MS degree and MA degree

Application Deadline: 

5 February 2015 (Annual)

Course Starts: 

September 2015

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No of Scholarships:

Not specified.

Offered Study Fields:

Netherlands master’s fellowship program offers a wide range of study fields for the students to choose from. These include:

  • Agriculture
  • Forestry and Fishery
  • Architecture and Town Planning
  • Arts and Humanities
  • Business Administration and management
  • Education
  • Engineering
  • Environmental Science
  • Fine and applied arts
  • Law
  • Mass Communication and information science
  • Medical and health science
  • Mathematics and computer science
  • Natural science
  • Tourism
  • Social and Behavior Science
  • Transport and Communications

Who can apply?

Students from NFI country list in Eastern Europe, Latin America, Asia and Africa can benefit from this opportunity. A more detailed list of the countries can be obtained from our official website mentioned at the end of this article.

Preferences will be mainly given to female candidates. About half of the selected candidates will be females where as the other half is attended for candidates belonging to sub Saharan Africa. Candidates residing in regions classified as marginalized will also be considered as priority candidates.

Scholarship Benefits

This scholarship will supplement the salary candidate is already receiving from his workplace. Depending on the scholarship package, the candidates will also be covered for living expenses, tuitions fees, visa cost, travelling expense, insurance and thesis research.

Eligibility Criteria:

Candidates opting for Netherlands master’s fellowship program are required to meet the following terms:

  • Candidate should have at least 3 year work experience
  • Should be national of one of the country where this scholarship program is being offered.
  • Candidate should be nominated by his employer to undertake this program
  • Candidate should not be working for any multinational corporations, commercial and national organizations, any bilateral donor organization, or international NGO’s.
  • Candidate should submit all the documents required on time and meet submission deadlines strictly
  • Candidate should be focused and determined to acquire new skills.
  • Candidate are required to return to their home country after obtaining the degree

Key Reminder

The candidate should fill in the application latest by 5 February 2014. It is highly recommend that the applicant visits the official website to understand the terms and regulation of this program in detail.

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