VLIR-UOS awards scholarships to students from 54 countries in Africa, Asia and Latin-America, to follow a training or master programme at a Flemish university or university college in Belgium. The training and master programmes are taught in English. They are designed to enable graduates to assume positions of responsibility in their country of origin.
You can only apply for master (ICP) or training (ITP) programmes that are recognized and funded by VLIR-UOS following a selection process.
You can only apply for one master or training at the same time. You can find the requisites for application (regarding nationality, age, English proficiency and professional experience) on the eligibility criteria page.
Deadline for Application:
Level of Studies:
Training, Masters degree,
The scholarships cover all related expenses.
Once can apply for a programme without applying for a scholarship. Candidates who apply for both but in the end are not awarded a scholarship, can still register if they are willing and able to secure own funding or other funding than the VLIR-UOS scholarship.
After having submitted your application file to the programme of your choice, you will be asked to send a printout of your application file along with all required documents (diploma transcripts, motivation, etc.) to the International Office of the host university or university college (not to VLIR-UOS!).
You will receive the selection result by e-mail. Everybody will be informed as soon as possible after selection.
Candidates selected for a VLIR-UOS scholarship will be contacted by VLIR-UOS around mlid June 2014 at the latest, in order to start up the visa and flight procedure.
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