Applications are invited for the University of Gothenburg Axel Adler Scholarship from suitably qualified candidates.
Situated in the one of the largest city in Sweden, the University of Gothenburg is ranked among the ancient and largest higher academic institutions in the nation with over 39 diverse departments, 47,000 students and 5000 employees.
The University of Gothenburg combines several academic disciplines specializations and consists of eight faculties that offer training in the Social Sciences, Creative Arts, Humanities, Natural Sciences, Business, Health Sciences, Information Technology, Education, Economics, and Law.
All those disciplines work as a meeting point for students, representatives, and researchers from the industrial, commercial, and public sectors.
University of Gothenburg Axel Adler Scholarship Information:
Every year, the University of Gothenburg offers the Axel Adler Scholarship program for international students who are considered as fee-paying students.
The scholarship covers the tuition fee for the selected candidates and it is divided into two selection groups: Master of Arts and Master of Science programs. It also includes the bachelor’s program in Software Engineering.
Eligibility for University of Gothenburg Axel Adler Scholarship
To be eligible for the University of Gothenburg Axel Adler Scholarship 2021, the Candidates are expected to meet the following eligibility criteria:
- Applicants must be domestic or overseas students.
- Applicants are required to pay tuition fees to Swedish universities.
- Candidates are required to have applied to any of the master’s programs, full-time programs, or has put in for the bachelor’s degree program in software engineering.
- Applicants must have submitted their application by 15 January 2021 through universityadmissions.se.
- The applicant must select a program at the University of Gothenburg, as his/her first choice at universityadmissions.se.
- Lastly, the applicant is required to pay the application fee and offer the required documents by 1 February 2021.
The academic staff assesses and ranks the scholarship applications and they will have access to the applicants’ academic qualifications, resume, portfolio (if applicable), and Letter of Motivation to estimate their eligibility for the program and their commitment and motivation to pursue their studies. Scholarship notifications will be sent to students selected for a scholarship shortly after the admissions results are published on 9 April 2021 for master’s programmes and on 16 April 2021 for bachelor’s programmes. Candidates who get this notification must respond within one week to obtain the scholarship.
Please be aware that it is not achievable to merge the University of Gothenburg Axel Adler Scholarship award with other scholarship awards from the University of Gothenburg or the Swedish Institute. If you are offered a scholarship from the Swedish Institute, the Richard C. Malmsten Memorial Foundation Scholarship, or the Volvo Group Scholarship, your application for the Axel Adler Scholarship will automatically be removed from the selection process. You are free to reject other scholarship award offers in favour of the Axel Adler Scholarship award, but please let them know if that is the case.
How to Apply for University of Gothenburg Axel Adler Scholarship
All applicants who apply for admission to the University program as their first choice are eligible to apply for the scholarship. Picked students will get a response by email regarding application instructions by 8 February 2021.
If the candidate is a qualified candidate and did not get an email, the candidate can send an email to the university through [email protected].
- Academic qualifications
- Portfolio (if applicable)
- Letter of Motivation
When putting in for a scholarship award at the master’s level, submitting a CV and a Letter of Motivation improves your chances of being chosen for a scholarship. There are no particular templates that you are required to use for your CV or Letter of Motivation. In the scholarship application system, you will also have the opportunity include a CV and a Letter of Motivation.
The deadline for registration in the University is: February 15, 2021.
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