Level: Master
Tuition: Tuition fees only
Finaid max: 290000  SEK
Deadline: 1 February
Duration max: 24  months

Uppsala University is the first university in Sweden, founded in 1477, with a living cultural environment and extraordinary student life. There are 45,000 students here, and they are seen, heard, and noticed everywhere. World-class research and high quality education pursued here benefit society and business on a global level. The University is characterized by diversity and breadth, with international frontline research at nine faculties and limitless educational offerings at Bachelor’s and Master’s levels.

There are a number of scholarships available each year for fee-paying international students who are applying to an international Bachelor’s or Master's programme.

  • Applied Sciences, Professions & Arts
  • Art
  • Business
  • Economics
  • Engineering & Technology
  • Environmental Sciences
  • Humanities
  • Law
  • Life Sciences, Medicine & Health
  • Management
  • Natural Sciences
  • Social Sciences

Finaid max: 290000  SEK


Scholarships will cover the cost of tuition, but not living expenses, for studies at Uppsala University Master’s programmes offered during the current admission round and commencing 3 September.   

At Uppsala University and in Uppsala you will find:

  • A research environment of highest international class, building on global collaboration and connections. Uppsala University can provide you with the powerful tools you need to conduct cutting-edge research.
  • A city full of life, with plenty to experience. You can move easily between beautiful natural surroundings, busy shopping streets, fascinating sights, exciting cultural treasures and entertaining events.
  • A safe, healthy and clean local environment. Crime is low, the air and water is clean and most of our rubbish is recycled. Cycling is often the best way to get around, thanks to an extensive network of bicycle paths.
  • High-quality schools and daycare for you to choose amongst, including a couple of international schools where lessons are given in English.
  • Arlanda Airport is just 20 minutes away, making it quick and easy to travel abroad – even if you just want to go for the weekend.
  • An open, inclusive and tolerant climate where everyone is welcome to just be who they are and do what they do.

Eligibility criteria:

  • Citizens of a country outside the EU/EEA and Switzerland.
  • Applicants must demonstrate academic talent and show interest in belonging to an educational milieu.
  • Students can only be awarded an IPK scholarship if a programme at Uppsala University is chosen as first priority.
  • You must meet the entrance requirements for the programme you applied to and application fee and supporting documents must have been received before deadline to University Admissions.
  • The programme must be delivered on campus.

Documentation to send:

  • No extra documents need to be sent. We will use documentation you submit with your programme application on www.universityadmissions.se. 
  • Your application ID from www.universityadmissions.se must be noted on the scholarship application form.