Saturday, June 10, 2017

International Scholarships at Diplomatic Academy of Vienna in Austria

Here is a great Scholarship opportunity for International students to study in Austria and in Europe. The Diplomatic Academy of Vienna is offering scholarships on the basis of academic excellence and financial need. 

The MAIS programme is a two-year academic programme which centres on the advanced study of politics and international relations, international economics, history, and international and European law.

Scholarships Overview 
The Diplomatic Academy of Vienna, or simply DA is a postgraduate professional school based in Vienna, Austria, with focused training for students and professionals in the areas of international affairs, political science, law, languages, history, and economics.

Scholarships Programs 

These Scholarships are available for pursuing Master of Advanced International Studies (MAIS).

Field of Study:  Scholarships are awarded in the fields of political science, international relations, economics and international economic relations, contemporary history, as well as international and European law.

Scholarships Benefits
The amount granted in scholarships and tuition waivers varies, but most are in the region of 50% of the tuition fee. Scholarships are awarded on an annual basis.

Number of Scholarships: Financial assistance in the form of student loans and scholarships is available to specific target groups, depending on the number of sponsorships received. Additionally, there is a limited number of partial tuition waivers granted by the DA to students of all nationalities based solely on academic performance.

Location of Scholarships: Scholarship can be taken in Austria and Europe 

Scholarships Eligibility: In order to be eligible for admission to the MAIS programme candidates must have:
  • A university degree in any discipline (minimum 180 ECTS)
  • An excellent command of English
  • Nationality: Students of all nationalities are eligible to apply.
  • College Admission Requirement
Scholarships Requirements 
First degree

English Language Requirement: Those candidates whose mother tongue is not English must furnish evidence of their competence in English in the form of:
  • A first degree in English
  • Cambridge English: Proficiency (CPE)
  • Cambridge English: Advanced (CAE) – grade: A
  • IELTS (academic module with a minimum grade of 7.0)
  • TOEFL (minimum marks of 627 points in the paper test, 263 points in the computer test, or 106 points in the Internet test); DA institutional code (aka DI code) = 7730
How to Apply for this scholarship 
  • Fill out the application forms and send it together with academic documents t
  • Fill the application online on the links provided below. 
For more details on this scholarship  visit the official website or apply online. 

Application Deadline: The application deadlines: January 15 (early decision) and March 1, 2018 (annually)  (regular decision).