CLOSED- Scholarships Fall 2016

University of Gävle Study Scholarship

The University of Gävle offers scholarships to the most excellent and high performing students. The scholarship offers a maximum amount of 75% of the tuition fee. The selection procedure will be made based on Letters of Motivation as well as registered study results.


  1. A scholarship may only be granted by the University upon written application by an applicant or a student having been accepted for a programme by the University provided that the applicant or student
         - is covered by the obligation to pay a study fee under the ordinance 2010:718, 
  2. A Scholarship may only be granted for the duration of a programme, as set out in its curriculum, i.e. a maximum of three (3) years for a Bachelor's program and one (1) or two (2) years for a Master program.
  3. A Scholarship covers 75% of the study fee for a programme.
  4. Scholarships are granted for the first year of studies and thereafter, upon grated prolongation, for the following years covered by the programme. 
  5. For a scholarship to be prolonged after the first year of studies, the student granted a scholarship is required to obtain study credits equivalent to those required by the National Board or Student Aid (CSN) when granting study loans to students, i.e. 45 ECTS credits per year.
  6. Where a student does not fulfill these requirements, the scholarship will be withdrawn and the student may be required to repay any funds paid out.

CLOSED - Web application, scholarships Fall 2016 (all programmes)

Academic programmes, University of Gävle
ProgrammeApplication code
Master Programme in Business Administration (MBA): Business Management, 60 creditsHIG-12090
Master Programme in Electronics/Automation, 120 creditsHIG-17079
Master Programme in Electronics/Telecommunications, 120 creditsHIG-17070
Master Programme in Energy Systems, 60 creditsHIG-17072
Master Programme in Energy Systems, 120 creditsHIG-17077
Master Programme in Geomatics, 60 creditsHIG-17075
Master Programme in Management of Logistics and Innovation, 60 creditsHIG-17074
Study programme in Social Work, Specialisation International Social Work, 210 crHIG-19901

Scholarship recipients, University of Gävle Master (Fall 2016)PDF (pdf, 280.5 kB)

Scholarship recipients, University of Gävle Bachelor (Fall 2016)PDF (pdf, 318.6 kB)

NOTE, a list of scholarship recipients for students at Bachelor level will be published early next week, from 4 April.

Swedish Institute Study Scholarships

The Swedish Institute Study Scholarships are targeted at highly qualified students.

Am I eligible to apply to any of the scholarships administered by the Swedish Institute?

Scholarships will be awarded for studies in Sweden and will cover both living costs and tuition fees.

If you are applying to any of the academic programmes listed below, you are eligible to apply for a Swedish Institute Study Scholarship.

Application Deadline and Conditions

Please note that the application period for a Swedish Institute Study Scholarship is usually in February. A detailed Application Process can be found on the Swedish Institute website. please send in the Web application.

More Information

You can find out more about scholarships at the Swedish Institute.