Brief overview

  • Country: Holland (Netherlands)
  • Institute : Maastricht University
  • Offered by: Dutch Ministry of Education
  • Scholarship Coverage: Fully Funded
  • Target group: International students
  • Number of awards: 24
  • Course Level: Master’s Degree
  • Application deadline: 1st Feb 2024
  • Admission Results: May 2024

Maastricht University Scholarships 2024-25 is a fantastic opportunity for international students to study in Holland with fully funded scholarships. Outstanding students who wish to advance up the corporate ladder can apply for this fully-funded scholarship chance to enroll in this prestigious master’s and doctoral program. The Holland Scholarship in Europe aims to bring together individuals from different socio-cultural, political, and economic backgrounds with divergent viewpoints on the same issue. Maastricht University excels in its position because of its unity in diversity.

This scholarship offers a duration of 13 months for a one-year Master’s Degree and 25 months for 2 Years Masters Degree.

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

Scholarship Benefits

  • Living costs
  • Insurance for Health and liability
  • Visa application costs
  • Tuition fee
  • Pre-Academic Training costs


  • Candidates must meet the requirements for obtaining a visa for entry and residency permit in Holland.
  • The application process is open to international students
  • Applicants should not be dual citizens of a European nation.
  • The candidate must be accepted into a master’s degree program at Maastricht University.
  • Candidates must hold good academic standing.
  • Students who completed exchange programs are eligible to apply for the scholarship.
  • Candidates must be under 35 years old on 1 September 2023.
  • An applicant may have never been on any exchange program or attended higher education in the Netherlands.


Students from EU/EEA, Surinam, or Switzerland are not eligible for the program.

 List of Study Programs

  • Faculty of Health, Medicine, and Life Sciences
  • Faculty of Science and Engineering
  • Faculty of Law
  • School of Business and Economics
  • Faculty of Psychology & Neuroscience
  • Faculty of Arts & Social Sciences

 Documents Required

Documents uploaded in the form should be in .docx, PDF, or .doc format

  • Complete the application form, along with other documents.
  • Curriculum vitae
  • Letter of Motivation
  • Recommendation letters should be dated and written no earlier than February 2022
  • Previous Degree Certificates and Transcripts
  • Proof of Academic Excellence
  • Contact Information for Referees.
  • Copy of passport.

Application Procedure

Step 1: The candidate must apply to any eligible master’s degree program for admission. A number will be assigned for identification once you submit your application via Studielink. Candidates will need that ID number to complete the scholarship form.

Step 2: You should complete the application form after logging onto your UM account. The application form must include all of the previously mentioned documents.

Step 3: Complete your application carefully.


MU will not be covering any Handling charges.

Official Scholarship Link