Latest Scholarship Opportunities In Austria For African Students

By Adeyemi Bukola on 02-Oct-2020


Austria is one of the best countries to study abroad. It offers a unique combination of great universities, high quality of life, and rivals other popular destinations such as the United Kingdom and Holland. And not only is Austria home to some of the best universities in the world, but you can also study there for free.

1. Helmut Veith Stipend At TU Wien, Austria 2020

The Helmut Veith Stipend is awarded annually to motivated female students in the field of computer science who pursue (or plan to pursue) one of the master’s programs in Computer Science at TU Wien taught in English. Applicants must be eligible for admission to one of the master’s programs in computer science at TU Wien that are taught in English. Applicants need to demonstrate that they have a good level of written and spoken English.

Application Deadline: November 30th.

Eligibility: International

Value: EUR 6000 annually for a duration of up to two years, Waiver of all tuition fees at TU Wien.

Type: Masters 

2. Institute of Science and Technology Austria Scholarship 2021 (Fully Funded)

The Application is open to apply for the Institute of Science and Technology Austria Scholarship for the 2021 intake. The IST Scholarship is open to all International Students from around the world. IST Scholarship is a Fully Funded Scholarship and will cover the expenses for the whole duration of the program. You can apply for a Ph.D. Scholarship in the following fields; Biology, Neuroscience, Mathematics, Computer science, Physics.

Application deadline: January 12, 2021

Eligibility: International students

Value: Full Tuition Fee, Monthly Stipend, Medical Allowance, Subsidized on-campus Housing.

Type: Ph.D. Degree (BS Students can also apply directly)

 3. Austrian Government OeAD Ernst Mach Follow-up Grants 2021 for Developing Countries

Applications are open to postdocs who are conducting research or teaching at a university in a Non-European developing country and who were recipients of grants in Austria which was administered by the OeAD-GmbH (formerly ÖAD). At the time of taking up the grant at least 5 years must have passed since the last scholarship-supported study or research stay in Austria.

Application Deadlines: 1st November 2020

Eligibility: international students

Value: Monthly grant, Accident and health insurance If necessary, Accommodation, Scholarship holders will receive a travel costs subsidy

Type: Research Grants PhD

For guidance and more information on how to apply, sign up for a study abroad consultation with us, and reach out to one of our study abroad consultants to guide you through the application and selection process.


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