Call for Applications – Exchange Student Scholarship at Heidelberg University

08.05.2020.
Call for Applications – Exchange Student Scholarship at Heidelberg University

Call for Applications – Exchange Student Scholarship at Heidelberg University

The International Strategy Office, Rector’s Cabinet ELTE, is now calling for applications within the framework of the institutional bilateral agreement between Eötvös Loránd University and Heidelberg University. Students can apply to study for one semester at Heidelberg University as tuition fee waiver exchange students.

General Information

Heidelberg University offers two scholarships for either the first or the second semester of the academic year 2020/2021. The duration of the funding is 5 months. The expected amount of the grant is € 700.- per month and person (yet to be confirmed).

Students can apply for the first or the second semester of the academic year 2020/2021.

Who Is Eligible to Apply?

  • Bachelor’s or Master’s students enrolled in a full-degree programme of Eötvös Loránd University
  • Students with preferably high level of German language knowledge
  • We are inviting applicants whose specific fields can be found at the University of Heidelberg: https://www.uni-heidelberg.de/en

How to Apply

The application should include:

  • Curriculum vitae (in Hungarian or English)
  • Transcript of Records - based on the current pandemic situation transcripts exported from the Neptun system are accepted. (in English)
  • An essay written in Hungarian or English in which the applicant describes why he or she would like to study at Heidelberg University and how the semester there would affect his or her learning and academic development. The essay should not exceed one A4 page

The applicants can also attach certificates, publications, etc. These are considered as a plus at the application procedure.

Please send all applications as a package, preferably in one .rar or .zip file. The attached documents are preferred in .pdf form.

Please, be aware that incomplete or otherwise faulty applications can be excluded from the selection process without prior notice.

The applications are to be sent electronically to Mr. Adam Csáky, email address: adam.csaky@rk.elte.hu.

Further Information

Adam Csaky
Global Bilateral Agreements Coordinator

E: adam.csaky@rk.elte.hu


Please, indicate in the essay as well which semester you are applying for.

After applying, the University of Heidelberg’s committee will provide an online link which leads to a separate application to finalize the procedure. The winners of the scholarship must fill this form in order to gain the scholarship.

Application Deadline

Receipt of the applications until 07 June 2020.