Mobility Grant 2020:- To help you to create your own path towards your dream career, the University of Oldenburg is delighted to announce Mobility Grant for the year 2020.
The study program is available for all students who want to start their studies in bachelor’s and master’s degrees at the university.
The funding has to be used for additional expenses as part of a study-relabeled stay abroad.
The university‘s academic staff and administrative staff work closely together, using an interdisciplinary approach.
The university offers 95 courses of study. It is one of the most important and highly regarded educational facilities in northwestern Germany.
Why at the University of Oldenburg? The university cooperates closely with more than 200 other universities worldwide. It is also affiliated with non-university institutes in the areas of research, education, culture, and business.
Course Level: Bachelor’s and Master’s degree
Eligibility for the Mobility Grant 2020
Eligible Countries: All International students can apply for this application .
Acceptable Course or Subjects: The sponsorship will be awarded in any bachelor’s and master’s degrees offered by the university.
Admissible Criteria: Applicants must be:
- All students (bachelor’s and master’s degree students) of the university realizing a stay abroad (Internships, study courses and semesters, other occupations of academic relevance). Not eligible for applying: doctoral students, guest students
- Minimum time spent abroad: two weeks. Stays longer than four weeks will be treated with preference.
- The stay has to begin or end in the semester which the student is applying for (summer/ winter term).
Benefits of the Mobility Grant 2020
The grant amounts to a maximum EUR 500 in total and will be splitted into two payments (EUR 250 a month) after the transmittal of the corresponding documents (invoices). Only one application per stay is allowed.
Bonus Post: You may also apply for the
The selection of candidates is done via a points system. Different categories are seen as important, which is expressed by the distribution of points. Categories are for example:
- the relevance of the stay (mandatory stays are more important)
- the duration
- the distance
- the grades (average grade according to your transcript of records and the ECTS-statistics of your study course)
- voluntary work of the applicant.
Also family commitments will be taken into account. Special importance is put on the average grade, the relevance and the duration of the planned stay abroad (these categories have more weight in the points system). Detailed statements to the procedure can be found in the applicable regulations.
A student commission does the selection. In case of a draw among two applications, the relevance of the stay is considered positive. Also the circumstances named in the application form are considered in the decision, if the requested certifications are attached.
The commission will inform the applicants about its decisions as soon as possible.
How to Apply
- How to Apply: For applying, applicants need to take admission to the university. After taking acceptance, all admitted freshman applicants can apply via Stud. IP. Choose “Campus”, then the tab “Scholarships”, then “Mobilitätszuschuss”.
- Supporting Documents: Applicants must have all upload Enrolment certificate, Transcript of records, Requested certificates, Written confirmation of your planned stay (e.g. letter of acceptance, contract, certificate, enrollment certificate).
- Language Requirements: Applicants whose first language is not English are usually required to provide evidence of proficiency in English at the higher level required by the University.
Application Deadline: April 15, 2020