Amsterdam Excellence Scholarship in Netherlands


Opportunity Details

  • Opportunity ID 5401

Opportunity Description


Amsterdam Excellence Scholarship aims to welcome talented students from every corner of the world. Now international students can participate in this award to pursue their field of choice at the UvA. It encourages all interested candidates to apply before the deadline.


Open to: international students/ Non-EU

Deadline: January 15, 2020                                                    Country: Netherlands

Level: master’s degree

Duration: two years                                                     Type of scholarship: full scholarship

Number of scholarship:  not specified

What it covers:

Scholarship of (€25,000) to cover the following items for one academic year with the possibility of extension for the second year.

  • Tuition fees
  • Living expenses

Who can apply?

  • be from a Non-EU country listed below
  • Top 10% of candidates are given priority
  • be admitted at one of English – taught master’s degree programs at the University of Amsterdam.
  • have Best academic excellence
  • Future plan of candidates on selected field
  • Meet the English language requirement:
    • Be a native English speaker or
    • Have an official exam score such as TOEFL, IELTS, Cambridge


Please check the requirement for the school you want to apply.

Process of application:

  • You need to submit an application form to the admissions office of the graduate school
  • For a better understanding of the application process visit the graduate school website

Areas of study:

programs offered in the following schools:

  • Child development and education
  • Communication
  • Economics and business
  • Humanities
  • Law
  • Psychology
  • Science
  • Social sciences

Eligible Countries: 

Afghanistan, Albania, Algeria, Andora, Angola, Antigua & Barbados, Argentina, Armenia, Aruba, Australia, Autonomous Palestinian Territories, Azerbaijan, Bahamas, Bahrain, Bangladesh, Belarus, Belize, Benin, Bhutan, Bolivia, Bosnia-Herzegovina, Botswana, Brazil, Brunei, Burkina Faso, Cambodia, Cameroon, Canada, Cape Verde, Caribbean Netherlands, Central African Republic, Chad, Chile, China, Colombia, Comoros, Congo, Democratic Republic of, Costa Rica, Cuba, Curaçao, Djibouti, Dominica, Dominican Republic, Ecuador, Egypt, El Salvador, Equatorial Guinea, Eritrea, Ethiopia, Fiji, Gabon, Gambia, Georgia, Ghana, Grenada, Guatemala, Guinea, Guinea-Bissau, Guyana, Haiti, Honduras, Iceland, India, Indonesia, Iran, Iraq, Israel, Ivory Coast (Cote d’Ivoire), Jamaica, Japan, Jordan, Kazakhstan, Kenya, Kiribati, Kosovo, Kyrgyzstan, Laos, Lebanon, Lesotho, Liberia, Libya, Liechtenstein, Macedonia, Madagascar, Malawi, Malaysia, Maldives, Mali, Marshall Islands, Martinique, Mauritania, Mauritius, Mexico, Moldova, Monaco, Mongolia, Montenegro, Montserrat, Morocco, Mozambique, Myanmar, Namibia, Nauru, Nepal, New Zealand, Nicaragua, Niger, Nigeria, North Korea, Oman, Pakistan, Panama, Papua New Guinea, Paraguay, Peru, Philippines, Qatar, Russia, Rwanda, Saint Kitts-Nevis, Saint Vincent & Grenadines, Samoa, San Marino, Sante Lucia, Sao Tome And Principe, Saudi Arabia, Senegal, Serbia, Seychelles, Sierra Leone, Singapore, Solomon Islands, Somalia, South Africa, South Korea, South Sudan, Republic of, Sri Lanka, Sudan, Republic of the, Suriname, Swaziland, Syria, Taiwan, Tajikistan, Tanzania, Thailand, Togo, Tokelau, Tonga, Trinidad & Tobago, Tunisia, Turkey, Turkmenistan, Tuvalu, Uganda, Ukraine, United Arab Emirates, United States, Uruguay, Uzbekistan, Vanuatu, Venezuela, Vietnam, Yemen, Zambia, Zimbabwe


For more info please visit the University of Amsterdam 

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