Piet Rietveld Scholarship for Developing Countries at Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam, 2018

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The Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam is currently accepting applications for Piet Rietveld Scholarship established by the School of Business and Economics. The scholarship covers the yearly tuition fee, and provides an allowance of € 3000 towards living costs.

The Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam is a leading, innovative and growing university that is at the heart of society and actively contributes to new developments in teaching and research.

VU Amsterdam requires you to take an English test and to submit your score as a part of the application. You can begin your application, however, before you have completed the test and then submit your passing score once you have been conditionally admitted. Exceptions to the English Language Proficiency requirement are made if you have completed your education in Canada, USA, UK, Ireland, New Zealand or Australia.

Scholarship Description: 

  • Application Deadline: April 1, 2018
  • Course Level: Scholarship is available to pursue Master degree programme.
  • Study Subject: Eligible candidates should be admitted to the Spatial, Transport and Environmental Economics master’s degree programme at VU Amsterdam.
  • Scholarship Award: The scholarship covers the yearly tuition fee, and provides an allowance of € 3000 towards living costs.
  • Nationality: Students from Developing Countries
  • Number of Scholarships: Single scholarship is available.
  • Scholarship can be taken in the Netherlands

Eligibility for the Scholarship: 

Eligible Countries: The master’s programme offers a yearly single scholarship for an excellent student in the programme originating from a developing country. Especially Indonesian students are encouraged to apply.

Entrance Requirements: Applicants must meet the following requirements:

In October 2016, Dutch students and education experts gave Spatial, Transport and Environmental Economics high marks for the quality of teaching staff, internal communication, and course content. The Netherlands Higher Education Center, therefore, recognized the programme as a Top Rated Programme in the Keuzegids Masters 2017, the Dutch higher education guide for prospective students.

Best programme 
The MSc Spatial, Transport and Environmental Economics programme at VU Amsterdam ranked first among similar programmes in the Netherlands (National Student Survey 2017). Dutch students gave our programme high marks for their overall satisfaction.

Specializations

You apply for the Master’s programme Spatial, Transport and Environmental Economics. Later on during the year, you may specialize in one or a combination of the following fields:

  • Urban and Regional Economics
    Regions, cities, and buildings: Understanding the spatial and economic dimensions of urbanization, agglomeration and regional decline and development
  • Transport Economics
    Understanding the economics of the great societal challenges in urban and international transport, mobility, and accessibility
  • Environmental Economics
    Understanding the economic and spatial aspects of the great societal challenges in managing local and global environments, natural resources and the transition from fossil fuels to renewable energy

The master’s programme offers a yearly single scholarship (Piet Rietveld Scholarship) for an excellent student in the programme originating from a developing country. Especially Indonesian students are encouraged to apply.

English Language Requirements: VU Amsterdam requires you to take an English test and to submit your score as a part of the application. You can begin your application, however, before you have completed the test and then submit your passing score once you have been conditionally admitted. Exceptions to the English Language Proficiency requirement are made if you have completed your education in Canada, USA, UK, Ireland, New Zealand or Australia.

The minimum English language proficiency requirements for admission to a Master’s programme at VU Amsterdam are:

  • IELTS: 6.5 – please note that candidates must take the Academic test and not the General one!
  • TOEFL paper-based test: 580
  • TOEFL Internet-based test: 92
  • Cambridge Certificate in Advanced English (CAE): A, B, C
  • Cambridge Certificate of Proficiency in English (CPE): A, B, C
  • Vu-test English-language proficiency: TOEFL ITP

Application Procedure: 

How to Apply: Send a CV, a Grade List, and a Letter of Motivation to the following e-mail address: jos.van.ommeren-at-vu.nl.

Please apply simultaneously for admittance to the master’s programme, insofar as you have not done so already.

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