Sub-Saharan Africa Excellence Scholarships
These scholarships give talented, motivated and broadly interested students from Sub-Saharan Africa the opportunity to study at the Delft University of Technology. The Global Initiative aims to support capacity building in the Global South and to advance future leadership focusing on sustainable global development. The UN Sustainable Development Goals are a guiding principle for the TU Delft.
TU Delft | Global Initiative offers four Sub-Saharan Africa Excellence Scholarships every year. From the students we expect that they are willing to act as our ambassadors during their studies and after graduation.
|Number of scholarships||4|
|Citizenship||Angola, Benin, Botswana, Burkina Faso, Burundi, Cameroon, Cape Verde, Central African Republic, Chad, Côte d'Ivoire, Djibouti, Eritrea, Ethiopia, Gabon, The Gambia, Ghana, Kenya, Lesotho, Liberia, Madagascar, Malawi, Mali, Mauritania, Mauritius, Mozambique, Namibia, Niger, Nigeria, Rwanda, Senegal, Seychelles, Sierra Leone, Somalia, South Africa, South-Sudan, Sudan, Swaziland, Tanzania, Togo, Uganda, Zambia, Zimbabwe.|
|Eligibility||Excellent international applicants (conditionally) admitted to one of the 2-year Regular TU Delft’s MSc programmes. |
With a cumulative grade point average (GPA) of 80 percent or higher of the scale maximum in the bachelor’s degree from an accredited university in one of the above mentioned countries.
|Application deadline|| |
15 December 2019 (23:59 CET)
|Extent of Scholarship||€25.000 per year for Sub-Saharan students, which includes: |
|Procedure||Check if you're eligible for this scholarship |
Complete your MSc application (check the admission requirements)
In addition to all the regular documents for a MSc programme application:
Upload the Scholarship Application Form
Upload two reference letters (in one PDF document),according to required documents
Two reference letters in either English, French, German or Dutch.
These letters must be:
If you choose this option, you must upload a statement under "reference letter" in osiaan.tudelft.nl informing us of this decision. This statement should include the name and e-mail address of your referee.
Please note that Non-EU/EFTA students must include their English test with their application (if required). EU/EFTA students can submit this document in a later stage according to the Admission instructions.
Only students meeting this deadline who have been (conditionally) admitted to one of the MSc programmes of TU Delft could be considered for these scholarships.
|Granting||Only students who have been granted a scholarship will be informed by TU Delft via email by the end of March 2020 |
Receiving the scholarship is conditional on the student fulfilling all admission criteria.
|More information||Education Service Centre|