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Apply: Hamburg University of Applied Sciences International Scholarships, 2018


Applications are currently ongoing for the Hamburg University of Applied Sciences International Scholarships for Undergraduate and Masters students to study in Germany. Interested students should see the details below.

The Hamburg University of Applied Sciences is an institution of higher education and applied research located in Hamburg, Germany. Formerly known as Fachhochschule Hamburg the Hamburg University of Applied Sciences was founded in 1970. In terms of student enrollment, the HAW is the second largest university in Hamburg, with a student body of 16,800.

Hamburg University of Applied Sciences International Scholarships

Hamburg University of Applied Sciences was founded in 1970 as the Fachhochschule Hamburg. Four engineering schools and six vocational schools were brought together with the goal to develop a new form of higher education. The focus was to be on the application of knowledge, with degree programmes that included placements in industry, laboratory work and practice-related projects.

Hamburg University of Applied Sciences awards scholarships to academically strong international students studying in Bachelors and Masters degree programmes. The good news is that the City of Hamburg subsidises degree programmes at Hamburg universities, so the school does not charge tuition fees for national and international students except professional Master’s programmes.

What is the category of this opportunity?

Undergraduate, Masters (Taught)

Which countries are eligible for the scholarship?

International

In which host country will the awardees be studying?

Germany

What are the eligible courses and fields of study?

Courses offered at the University

How do I know if I’m eligible for the scholarship?

General

  • Candidates must be enrolled as students at the HAW Hamburg
  • Candidates must have completed their school education outside of Germany or have graduated from a Studienkolleg
  • Candidates must not be eligible for BAföG
  • Students in design degree programmes cannot participate in this programme

Undergraduate

Applicants must meet the following criteria in order to apply for the scholarship:

  • You are an international bachelor student at the HAW Hamburg.
  • You have already completed at least two semesters at the HAW Hamburg with a grade total of “very good” or “good”.
  • You have completed your school education abroad or have successfully graduated form a Studienkolleg.
  • You are not eligible for a BAföG loan (Federal Training Assistance Act). If you fulfill the criteria for a BAföG loan you are not eligible for the scholarship even if you do not actually receive the funding.
  • Students from the courses Illustration, Communication or Textile Design cannot apply for the scholarship.

Application after the first study year: Applicants from the engineering* courses may apply when their grade is better than 2,9 when they have passed all exams or with a grade better than 2,5 if up to two subjects are missing. Applicants from the non-engineering courses need to have passed all exams so far. Their average grade must be “very good” or “good”.

Masters

Applicants must meet the following criteria in order to apply for the scholarship:

  • You are an international master student at the HAW Hamburg.
  • You have completed your school education abroad or have successfully graduated form a Studienkolleg.
  • You have completed your graduate program in Germany or abroad.
  • You are not eligible for a BAföG loan (Federal Training Assistance Act). If you fulfill the criteria for a BAföG loan you are not eligible for the scholarship even if you do not actually receive the funding.
  • Students from the courses Design, Public Health, Public Management, Social and Health Management as well as the further educational masters in Heide and Lüchow-Dannenberg cannot apply for the scholarship.

Application in the first semester: You have completed a your Bachelor’s degree in the semesters required and a „very good“ or „good“ grade according to the German grading system.

How many scholarship awards are available?

Several

What are the benefits of the scholarship?

  • Undergraduate: Up to 400 Euros/month (4 months per semester).
  • Masters: up to 500 Euros/month for up to five months.
  • An application for a further semester is possible.

What is the duration of the scholarship?

The scholarship is for one semester; an extension for a further two semesters is possible, if all the courses per semester are completed with a grade average of at least 2.5.

How to Apply for the Hamburg University of Applied Sciences Undergraduate and Masters Scholarships:

Please complete the application forms (Undergraduate or Masters) and submit it to the International Office of the HAW Hamburg. The scholarships are awarded by a commission of the HAW Hamburg.

It is important to go through the application requirements in the Scholarship Webpage (see the link below) before applying.

Scholarship Webpage

Application Deadline:

30th September 2018.

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