Scholarship Overview

  • Country: Sweden
  • Scholarship Type: Merit-based
  • Institutions: Linnaeus University
  • Funded by: Swedish Government
  • Tuition Type: 75% Tuition Fee Reduction
  • Degree Program: Masters
  • Scholarship Amount: N/S
  • Separate Application Required?: Yes
  • Deadline: 12 February, 2025

Scholarship Benefits

A variety of scholarships are on offer, each one offering as much as a 75 percent reduction in tuition fees for the entire program. These scholarships are initially awarded for a single semester and may continue throughout the study period, which can last from 2 to 4 semesters, as long as academic performance remains acceptable.

Annually, Linnaeus University extends scholarships to exceptional students hailing from nations beyond the EU/EEA and Switzerland.

Find full list of scholarships in Sweden for international students here.


To qualify for application, you must meet the following criteria:

  • Originate from a nation not encompassed by the EU/EEA or Switzerland.
  • Have completed your master’s program application for Linnaeus University through prior to the 15th of January, and ensured all necessary documents are submitted or uploaded by the 1st of February.
  • Select Linnaeus University as the primary option in your application at 
  • Remit the application fee to by the 1st of February.
  • Complete and submit the application form by the specified application deadline.

How to apply

Every student who has selected a master’s program at Linnaeus University via as their primary option will receive an electronic mail containing details about the scholarship application process and a direct link to the application form. Please verify your spam or junk mail folder. This email is scheduled for distribution on February 5th.

Steps to apply

Step 1:

  • Submit your program application via by the 15th of January, ensuring that Linnaeus University is selected as your top preference.

Step 2:

  • Complete the scholarship application form and attach all necessary documents as specified below prior to the specified deadline mentioned above.

Additional Information

Necessary paperwork:

You need to provide a Resume and a Letter of Intent.

Your letter of intent must not exceed 600 words. Find the questions you will address in the letter of intent here.

Official Websites

[email protected]