1 Slovak Government Scholarships for Developing Countries

Posted on Monday, April 23, 2012


Slovak Government Scholarships for Developing Country Students

Study Subject: Any field (see below)
Scholarship Level: Undergraduate (bachelor), Postgraduate (masters, PhD)
Scholarship Provider: Slovak Government
Scholarship can be taken at: Slovakia

Scholarship Description
The provision of development aid of the Slovak Republic (SR) in the area of education takes the form of the award of scholarships of the Government of the SR that are consistent with the conditions approved by the Government Resolution No.344/2010 of 25 May 2010 for developing countries and for Slovaks living abroad.

Eligibility
Applicants for scholarships of the Government of the SR are informed of the basic eligibility conditions that include:
  1. selected study program within an approved list of supported courses of study specifically for developing countries, and for Slovaks living abroad (see below);
  2. Study outcomes achieved during the secondary education or prior study.
NOTE: Persons applying for a scholarship of the Slovak Government for bachelor, master and doctoral degree study programmes of university studies in the framework of the offer must meet the following conditions:
  • to have completed secondary school education with school leaving exam, to fulfil the conditions for acceptance for university studies pursuant to SR
  • to submit a completed application form for the provision of a scholarship of the Slovak Government with the respective appendices (the form is also available at the Slovak Embassies)
  • candidates between 18 and 26 years of age can apply for the scholarship of the Slovak Government for bachelor, master and doctoral studies
Scholarship Criteria: The award of the scholarship of the Government of the SR for a standard duration of study is conditional upon proficiency in the Slovak language at a required level and the admission to the study in selected course of study by a public university in the SR. To tackle the requirement, the Government of the SR provides a one-year scholarship for language preparation, and, where necessary, also technical preparation. This takes place in the institutions that have been accredited for such preparation. Any arbitrary shortening of the period of study in the preparatory year is unacceptable. The scholarship holder is obliged to keep to the date of starting the study, as determined by school.

Eligible groups
International Students from developing countries and Slovaks living abroad.

Participation Institution(s)
Universities in Slovakia

Field(s) of study
For international students from developing countries:
  • Economy and management (3.3.1 to 3.3.25)
  • Physical sciences (4.1.1 to 4.1.39)
  • Ecological and environmental sciences (4.3.1 to 4.3.5)
  • Architecture and civil engineering (5.1.1 to 5.1.7)
  • Construction engineering, technologies, production and communications (5.2.1 to 5.2.60)
  • Agriculture (6.1.1 - 6.1.17)
  • Forestry(6.2.1 - 6.2.6)
  • Veterinary sciences (6.3.1 - 6.3.11)
  • Water management (6.4.1 - 6.4.2)
  • Medical sciences (7.1.1 - 7.1.26)
  • Dental medicine (7.2.1)
  • Pharmaceutical sciences (7.3.1 - 7.3.7)
  • Non-medical health sciencess (7.4.1 - 7.4.11)
and for Slovaks living abroad:
  • Teaching, educational activity and pedagogic sciences (1.1.1 to 1.1.10)
  • Humanities (2.1.1 - 2.1.28)
  • Arts (2.2.1 - 2.2.8)
  • Social and behavioural sciences (3.1.1 - 3.1.16)
  • Journalism and information (3.2.1 to 3.2.4)
  • Economy and management (3.3.1 to 3.3.25)
  • Architecture and engineering (5.1.1 to 5.1.7)
  • Physical sciences (4.1.1 to 4.1.39)
  • Life sciences (4.2.1 - 4.2.16)
  • Ecological and environmental sciences (4.3.1 to 4.3.5)
  • Construction engineering, technologies, production and communications (5.2.1 to 5.2.60)
  • Agriculture (6.1.1 to 6.1.17)
  • Forestry (6.2.1 to 6.2.6)
  • Veterinary sciences (6.3.1 - 6.3.11)
  • Water management (6.4.1 - 6.4.2)
  • Non-medical health sciencess (7.4.1 - 7.4.11)
  • Mathematics and statistics (9.1.1 - 9.1.11)
  • Information sciences, information and communication technologies (9.2.1 to 9.2.11)
Scholarship benefits
  • a monthly grant of a stated amount, accommodation in a student hall of residence and meals in student canteens for a fee, just like students with the citizenship of the SR
  • accommodation in student halls of residence and catering in student dining halls for a charge equal to that for students with SR citizenship
  • education at the chosen public university, under the same conditions as provided for citizens of the SR during the study period set by the statute of the university
  • scholarship of the Slovak Government for one-year language and vocational preparation if the applicant has not completed his/her secondary education in the SR or at a secondary school with Slovak language lessons abroad.
Method of Application
It is necessary to send the Application form for scholarship of the government of SR together with annexes, through the embassy of his/her respective country through a diplomatic channel to the following address:

Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the SR
Hlbok√° 2
833 36 Bratislava 37
Slovak Republic

NOTE:
The date on the postal stamp is the decisive one. Documents, submitted with delay or applications with documents not being complete, shall not be included in the selection procedure of the commission and shall be returned with no exemption.
The deadline for delivery of the application form for scholarship of the government of SR together with the required attachments is as below.

Contact
To locate a diplomatic channel, follow this link.

Scholarship Application Deadline: 30th May (annually)
Scholarship Open to International students: Yes

Resource: Download Conditions for providing scholarship

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