Scholarships for Faculty of Bioscience Engineering Programmes at University of Ghent

Scholarships for Faculty of Bioscience Engineering Programmes at University of Ghent

Brief description:

Students applying for eligible programmes under the Faculty of Bioscience Engineering in AY 2021/2022 can apply for Erasmus Mundus Scholarships or VLIR-UOS Scholarships (Master of Science in Aquaculture). Ghent University also offers Top-up Grants to selected candidates from countries on the OESO-DAC list.

Host Institution(s):

Ghent University, Belgium in partnerships with other Institutes of Higher Education in Europe (please see each programme)

Field(s) of study:

Eligible Programmes under the Faculty of Bioscience Engineering:

• International Master of Science in Health Management in Aquaculture (AquaH)

• International Master of Science in Sustainable and Innovative Natural Resource Management (SINReM)

• International Master of Science in Soils and Global Change (IMSOGLO)

• Master of Science in Aquaculture (Aqua)

Number of Scholarships:

Not specified

Deadline: 28 Feb/1 Mar 2021 (Annual)
Study in: Belgium/European Countries
Course starts September 2021


Brief description:

Target group:

Erasmus Mundus Scholarships: Applicants from Erasmus Programme and Partner countries

VLIR-UOS Scholarships (only for Master of Science in Aquaculture): Applicants from developing and transition regions of Africa, Asia and Latin America.

Scholarship value/inclusions:

Erasmus Mundus Scholarships: The scholarships include a contribution to the students’ participation costs (including the tuition fees, library and laboratory costs, full insurance coverage and any other mandatory costs related to the students’ participation in the Master); a contribution to student travel and installation costs; and a monthly subsistence allowance for the entire duration of the study programme. Scholarship benefits vary between Programme and Partner countries.

VLIR-UOS Scholarships (only for Master of Science in Aquaculture): It is a full scholarship, covering the tuition fee, travel costs and a monthly allowance of €1150.


Check the specific programme websites for eligibility requirements.

Application instructions:

Scholarship applicants must complete their application online either by 28 February 2021 or 1 March 2021 depending on the programme.

It is important to visit the official website (link found below) and programme websites for detailed information on how to apply for this scholarship.


Official Scholarship Website:

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