Ministry of Education Scholarships for Foreign Students in Slovak Republic – 2015-2016

Ministry of Education Scholarships for Foreign Students in Slovak Republic – 2015-2016

The application deadline is 31st May 2015

The Ministry of Education, Science, Research and Sport of the Slovak Republic is inviting applications for international scholarships available for accredited study programs at public universities for the academic year 2015/2016. Holders of these Ministry of Education scholarships are exempt from administration fees for the granting of a permit and the extension of a permit for temporary stay in the SR pursuant to internal legal regulations of the SR. Scholarships for three types of study programs  will be awarded as follows: 10 places for students for semestral/ 5 – months study stay, 7 places for graduates for semestral/5 – months study stay and 2 places for 3-months academic stay. The application deadline is 31st May 2015.

Study Subject(s): Scholarships are awarded in all disciplines.
Course Level: Scholarships are available for pursuing university study programmes (undergraduate, masters and doctoral degree) or 3-months academic stay at public universities of Slovak Republic.
Scholarship Provider: The Ministry of Education, Science, Research and Sport of the Slovak Republic
Scholarship can be taken at: Slovak Republic

Eligibility:
During study in 1st and 2nd degree university study programmes (hereinafter referred to as bachelor, master and doctoral study) in Slovak Republic: For foreign universities undergraduates in full time form of university study of first and second level  (bachelor, master) to be pursued in the public universities in the SR,  without restriction of the course of study, in  Slovak or English language, subject to the admission by the university in the SR. The Ministry of Education, Science, Research and Sport of the SR will grant to applicants scholarships for university study in Slovak or English language in a selected study field according to the valid system of study departments at public universities of the SR. Persons applying for a scholarship of the Ministry of Education, Science, Research and Sport of the SR for part of bachelor, master and doctoral degree study programmes of university studies in the framework of the offer must meet the following conditions:
-study at foreign university study programme related to that one the applicant is applying for in the SR
During study in 3rd degree university study programmes (hereinafter referred to as doctoral study) in Slovak Republic: designed for foreign universities undergraduates in full time form of university study of third level (PhD students) to be pursued in the public universities in the SR, without restriction of the course of study, in Slovak or English language, subject to the acceptance  by the university in the SR. The Ministry of Education, Science, Research and Sport of the SR will grant applicants scholarships for doctoral study programme in Slovak or English language at public universities of the SR in accordance with acceptation of the university in the SR or academic educational department of the Slovak Academy of Sciences. Persons applying for a scholarship for doctoral study in the framework of the Ministry of Education, Science, Research and Sport of the SR offer must fulfil these conditions:
-have completed university education in a second degree study programme (having gained the academic title “MSc.” at a foreign university or “Mgr.”, “Ing.”, “MUDr.” or “MVDr.” at a university in the SR) and study selected study department at foreign university.
3-months academic stay: for graduates of foreign universities continuing  in the areas of education and research, to be implemented in the workplaces of public universities in the SR. Persons applying for a scholarship for academic stay in the framework of the Ministry of Education, Science, Research and Sport of the SR offer must fulfill these conditions:
-have completed university education in a minimum of second degree study programme (having gained the academic title “MSc.” at a foreign university or “Mgr.”, “Ing.”, “MUDr.” or “MVDr.” at a university in the SR) and work at foreign university or at foreign academic institute,
-only university graduates in age from 30 to 50 years may apply for the scholarship of the Ministry of Education, Science, Research and Sport of the SR.

Scholarship Open for International Students: Foreign students can apply for these ministry of education scholarships.

Scholarship Description: The Ministry of Education, Science, Research and Sport of the Slovak Republic advertises scholarships for accredited study programs at public universities for the academic year 2015/2016. These scholarships are designed for applicants meeting required general criteria and criteria related to selected type of study stay.

Number of award(s): The Ministry of Education, Science, Research and Sport of the Slovak Republic has announced 10 places for students for semestral/ 5 – months study stay, 7 places for graduates for semestral/5 – months study stay and 2 places for 3-months academic stay.

Duration of award(s): A holder of a scholarship of the Ministry of Education, Science, Research and Sport of the SR will be approved for the period of the study in the selected study department, stipulated by the statute of the respective university, i.e. at the time when the scholarship holder is according to internal legal regulations a university student (5 month stay for 1st, 2nd and 3rd degree university study programmes and 3 month academic stay).

What does it cover? These ministry of education scholarships will be awarded for three types of study programs as follows:
During study in 1st, 2nd and 3rd degree university study programmes (hereinafter referred to as bachelor, master and doctoral study) in Slovak Republic: For the approved period of time the scholarship holders, as decided by the Ministry of Education, Science, Research and Sport of the SR pursuant to internal state, will be provided the following:
-a monthly scholarship in total amount of 280 € (1st and 2nd degree); a monthly scholarship in total amount of 330 € (3rd degree)
-accommodation in student halls of residence and catering in student dining halls at a fee equal to that for students with the SR citizenship,
-education at the selected public university, under the same conditions as provided for citizens of the SR during the approved study stay.
3-months academic stay: For the approved period of time the scholarship holders, as decided by the Ministry of Education, Science, Research and Sport of the SR pursuant to internal state, will be provided the following:
-a monthly scholarship in total amount of 550 €,
-accommodation of collegial type and catering in employees dining halls of receiving organization for a consideration.
-Healthcare with the exception of spa treatment and prosthetic works based on individual insurance policy concluded by the scholarship holder prior his/her arrival to the SR.

Selection Criteria: Not Known

Notification: Not Known

Online Application: The mode of applying is online.

Scholarship Application Deadline: The application deadline is 31st May 2015.

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