Norway Scholarship

THERE ARE 2 KIND OF SCHOLARSHIPS IN NORWAY
1. Norway Government Scholarships
2. Norway Universities Scholarships
NORWAY GOVERNMENT SCHOLARSHIP
NORWEGIAN GOERNMENT/EU SCHOLARSHIPS FOR INTERNATIONAL STUDENTS NORWEGIAN QUOTA SCHEME
The Quota Scheme awards scholarships for students from developing countries and countries in Eastern Europe and Central Asia through the Quota Scheme. The objective of the scheme is to promote the internationalisation of higher education. The scheme normally includes courses taught in English at Masters and Ph.D level, in addition to certain professional degrees. Each student receives the same amount of money as a Norwegian student would do in a equivalent educational programme. About 30 per cent of the amount is given as a grant and 70 per cent as a loan. However, the loan portion is waived when the student returns to his/her home country after completing the course of study.
ERASMUS MUNDUS SCHOLARSHIP PROGRAMS IN NORWAY
Norwegian Universities participate in quite a number of study programs which are funded by Erasmus Mundus Scholarships. The scholarships allow international students to pursue a participating Erasmus Mundus study program for free. Find the complete list of Erasmus Mundus Master Courses and PhD Courses and from these lists you will find Erasmus Mundus funded courses that are conducted in Norway.
QUOTA SCHOLARSHIPS SCHEME
The Norwegian government provides scholarships for students from developing countries in the south and countries of central and East-Europe and Central Asia under the Quota Scheme. The overall objective of the Quota Scheme is to promote the internationalization of higher education. Today, the scheme provides funding for a total of 1100 students, 800 of them from developing countries in the south and 300 from Central and East –Europe and Central-Asia.
GUIDE TO NORWAY SCHOLARSHIP FOR INTERNATIONAL STUDENTS
Norway is becoming a popular study destination among international students. An increasing number of Norwegian universities and university colleges are offering Bachelor’s and MMasters programs in English. It is one of the few remaining countries in the world where tuition fee is free for everyone including international students. The Norwegian Government also offers scholarships programs to cover living cost in Norway.
NORWAY UNIVERSITY SCHOLARSHIP
TUITION FREE UNIVERSITIES IN NORWAY
Norwegian state universities and state university colleges as a rule do not charge tuition fees for international students. However, students will need to pay a semester fee of NOK 300-600 ($50-100) each semester. This is applicable for all levels, including undergraduate studies, Masters programmes and PhD programme. Note that some state universities and university colleges may have tuition fees for a new specialized programmes. Typically these programmes are at the Masters level. Most private institutions have tuition fees for all their programmes and courses. But the fees are usually significantly lower than those of comparable studies in most other countries. Also, foreign students don’t pay higher tuition fees than Norwegian students. Cost of Studying in Norway: You should take into consideration that living expenses in Norway are higher than in many other countries. Living expenses would amount to 89,000 NOK ($15,000) PER YEAR.