University of Twente Scholarship (UTS) for International Students

Are you an international student seeking a scholarship to pursue your academic dreams in the Netherlands in 2024? Here is a piece of good news for you! The University of Twente Scholarship (UTS) is now open for applications.

The University of Twente is a public research university in Enschede, Netherlands. This has been one of the top universities in the Netherlands, the University of Twente is widely known for its academic excellence, innovative research, and strong industry connections.

About the UTS Scholarship

The University of Twente Scholarship (UTS) is a scholarship program designed for students from non-EU/EER countries, who wish to pursue a graduate program (MSc) at the University of Twente. This scholarship is awarded to students who have achieved great academic excellence, a strong motivation, and a desire to contribute to the international community at the University of Twente.

Eligibility Criteria

  • Be a non-EU/EEA student
  • Have a bachelor’s degree from a reputable university
  • You must meet the English language proficiency requirements (IELTS or TOEFL) with a score of not less than 6.5 for IELTS or a score of 90 for TOEFL. With a minimum sub-score of 6.0 in speaking skills or 20 on the TOEFL iBT.
  • Have a strong academic record and motivation. I.e you must belong to the best 5 to 10 percent of your class
  • You must have a student number.
  • You have not graduated from a UT (under)graduate program

Scholarship Benefits

Here are some of the benefits that come with the UTS Scholarship

  • € 3,000 – € 12,000 per year for living expenses
  • Waiver of tuition fees (€ 12,000 – € 15,000 per year). You don’t have to pay a dime. All tuition fees will be paid on your behalf. Including;
  • Visa application fee (€ 171)

How to Apply for UTS Scholarship

  • Your first step is to apply for a Master’s program through the University of Twente online application portal. Once you applied for the  Master’s program and received a (conditional) admission letter, you can apply for the scholarship with your student number.
  • Submit the necessary documents all required, before the deadline.

Look at this diagram for an easier understanding of how the University of Twente scholarship works.


The deadline for University of Twente Scholarship (UTS) Scholarship applications is May 1st, 2024.

How you can Apply for the University of Twente Scholarship

To apply or know more about the University of Twente Scholarship program or to know more about the school. The links below will be of great help.

Note: the information provided on this website is subject to change, and it’s always best to check the university’s website for the most up-to-date information.


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