|Deadline: October (for students starting in February) February (for students starting in Sept.)||Institution(s): Oort, Leiden University|
|Level of Study: Masters||Study in: Netherlands|
Leiden Observatory is pleased to offer Oort scholarships to excellent, non-Dutch master’s students. The scholarships are meant for students who have a bachelor’s degree in astronomy or physics, and wish to obtain their master’s (MSc) degree in Astronomy research at Leiden University. Successful candidates must be of outstanding academic merit and in need of financial support.
You must be a student with a bachelor’s degree (BSc or equivalent) in astronomy or physics with a desire to obtain your master’s (MSc) degree in Astronomy at Leiden University.
During your Astronomy master’s studies, you must pay the statutory home tuition fee to Leiden University.
Specializations for studying on this opportunity:
- Astronomy Research.
- Astronomy and Cosmology.
- Astronomy and Instrumentation.
- Astronomy and Data Science.
1 year and can be renewed for a second year upon successful completion of the first year.
(Fully/ Partially Funded)
- For a full scholarship, the tuition fee for the Astronomy Research master’s programme will be reduced to the amount of the home fee and you will receive an allowance of up to €11,000 per year for living costs.
- Partial scholarships may also be awarded.
- The Oort scholarship is paid as a monthly allowance.
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To be eligible for Oort Master Scholarship :
- You must be a student with a non-Dutch nationality.
- You must have a bachelor’s degree (or equivalent) in astronomy or physics.
- Your previous study results should be of outstanding academic merit.
- You have no other financial support (e.g. scholarships, grants) for your master’s study.
- You are planning to obtain your master’s degree in any of the previously-mentioned research specialisations:.
Please visit official website link given at the end. However, here are important steps to avail this scholarship:
Apply for admission to the Astronomy master’s programme through the online application system.
Write a brief statement motivating why you satisfy the two conditions of a) outstanding academic merit and b) need for financial support. Make sure to include your full contact information and send it to email@example.com.
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