40 Scholarships for International Students at Dalarna University in Sweden, 2017

Dalarna University

The Dalarna University is offering up to 40 international student scholarships to cover part of the tuition fee (25 % and 50 %) for the duration of a degree programme. Scholarships are available for undergraduate or master’s degree programme.

International Student Scholarships are a testament to the commitment of Dalarna University to support outstanding international students.

Since being established in 1977, Dalarna University has experienced rapid growth and today is the place of study for about 16 000 students and has close to 800 employees. Our two campuses – one based in Falun, one in Borlänge – offer a wide range of educational opportunities. Dalarna University has formed its vision based on discussions and work with students, teachers and other university personnel.

Degree Level: Scholarships are available for undergraduate or master’s degree programme.

Available Subject: Scholarships are awarded in all subjects offered by the university.

Scholarship Benefits: International scholarships hold a value between 25 % and 50 % of tuition fees for the duration of a degree programme. Dalarna University will award up to 40 scholarships per year to qualified applicants.

Scholarship offers:

  • Scholarships cover part of the tuition fee only and will not provide for accommodation, books, travel, or other personal or incidental expenses.
  • Scholarships are only available for students admitted to a degree program taught at Dalarna University.
  • Tuition fees will be waived in part for successful applicants. Payments are not made to the applicant.
  • The award of the scholarship is conditional upon registering on campus in the degree programme for which the award is made.
  • The scholarship is valid only for programmes starting during the upcoming academic year and is usually granted for one academic year (two terms). An extension is possible for programmes that are longer than two terms provided that study results are satisfactory.
  • The award period can neither be altered nor be extended, and some limitations may exist when using awards towards or during exchange studies.
  • Students who are suspended due to academic disciplinary reasons may forfeit part or all of their scholarship award.

Number of Scholarships: Up to 40 scholarships will be offered.

Eligibility: The following criteria must be met in order for applicants to be eligible for the scholarship.

  • These scholarships are available to international students who have shown great interest and motivation to study at Dalarna University.
  • Scholarships are only available for students admitted to a degree program taught at Dalarna University.
  • Priority is given to applicants for a full-degree program (on-campus) who have been selected in the first selection round at university admissions.se. There is no age limit; however, you are not eligible for the scholarships if you are already a student in the programme in question.
  • Dalarna University scholarships are available to applicants who are required to pay tuition fees for full-time temporary studies at Dalarna University.

Nationality: International students are eligible to apply for these scholarships.

Entrance Requirements: In order to meet the general entry requirements for bachelor’s level studies, all students must:

  • have successfully completed their upper secondary (high school) education (post-16).

To meet the entry requirements for master’s level (second cycle or graduate) studies, you must:

  • have been awarded a Bachelor’s degree (equivalent to a Swedish Kandidatexamen) from an internationally recognised university.

English language Requirements: Unless otherwise stated, English B/6  at the Swedish upper-secondary school is the minimum requirement for studies at Dalarna University.

English B is equivalent to:

  • IELTS – 6.5, no test below 5.5
  • TOEFL internet – 90, TWE 20
  • TOEFL paper – 575, TWE 4.5
  • University of Cambridge/Oxford-Certificate in Advanced English/Certificate of Proficiency/Diploma of English Studies

English C is equivalent to:

  • IELTS – 7.0 no test below 6
  • TOEFL internet – 100, TWE 20
  • TOEFL paper – 600, TWE 4.5

How to Apply: Supporting Documents for Applications.
Please upload the following documents to your UniversityAdmissions.se user account.

  • CV
  • One reference letter (this should be written by a current/former teacher or employer)

Application Form

Deadline: The application deadline is March 1, 2017. Late entries will be processed in chronological order.

Scholarship Link 

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