Latest Study Abroad Opportunities In The Netherlands For African Students 

By Adeyemi Bukola on 28-Aug-2020


Studying in the Netherlands is not that expensive, compared with other English-speaking countries such as the UK or the US. Dutch higher education is subsidized by the government and tuition fees are relatively low. With the country’s renowned standard of education and comparatively low cost of living, studying in the Netherlands will give you true value for money. Below are the latest scholarship opportunities in the Netherland for African students

1.  Scholarships at the University of Amsterdam

The University of Amsterdam is a public university located in Amsterdam, Netherlands. The UvA is one of two large, publicly funded research universities in the city.

Application deadline: 1st October 2020.

Eligibility: All Nationalities

Value: €2,395 to €3,061

Type: PhD

2.  Leiden University Excellence Scholarships in Netherlands 2020

The Leiden University Excellence Scholarship Programme (LExS) is open to outstanding Non-EU/EEA students. The students must enroll in a full-time master’s degree program at Leiden University. All Masters programs (with the exception of regular LLM (non-advanced) programs) in the following Faculties: Archaeology as well as Humanities, Medicine/LUMC, Governance, and Global Affairs, Law, Social and Behavioural Sciences, Natural Science, Interfacultair Centrum Voor Lerarenopleiding, Onderwijsontwikkeling en Nascholing (ICLON), African Studies Centre as well as International Institute for Asian Studies.

Application deadline: 01 October 2020

Eligibility: International Students

Value: Varies

Type: Masters

3.   Fully Funded Orange Knowledge Programme Scholarship

The Orange Knowledge Programme aims to contribute to a society's sustainable and inclusive development. Its scholarships are open to mid-career professionals in specific countries.

Application deadline: 2 September-13 October

Eligibility: Some African countries

Value: Not stated

Type: Graduate program

4.  Ph.D. position in the design of secure systems at the University of Amsterdam

This Ph.D. position will address the challenges related to the automatic generation of side-channel resistant hardware and software for IoT devices, and related to the methodologies needed to verify the correct application of the considered countermeasures. Experiments on real devices (FPGAs and embedded processors) are expected to be carried out to verify the robustness of the proposed designs.

Application deadline: 15 September 2020

Eligibility: International students

Value: €2,395 to €3,061 gross per month

Type: PhD

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