Slovak Government Scholarships for Developing Countries


ABOUT

The Government of the Slovak Republic each year awards scholarships for eligible developing countries’ students. These scholarships support full-time higher education study (Bachelor, Master and Postgraduate or Doctoral) conducted in the Slovak language in a chosen field.


AREAS OF INTEREST


Teacher Training and Education Science, Social and Behavioral Sciences, Business and Administration, Ecological and Environmental Sciences; Building Engineering, Manufacturing and Communication; Agriculture, Forestry, Veterinary, Water Resource Management, Medical Sciences, Dental Surgery, Pharmaceutical Sciences and Non-Medical Health Sciences


BENEFITS

Government Scholarships of the Slovak Republic will comprise the following items in the 2018/2019 academic year:

- for the first and second levels of university study:

monthly scholarship 280 €

one-time stipend upon the commencement of study in the SR 35 €

one-time stipend upon the completion of study in the SR 100 €

Scholarship holders also enjoy discounts provided to students in the SR by the relevant sector of the Ministry of Education, Science, Research and Sport of the SR.

- for the third level of university study:

monthly scholarship 330 €

one-time stipend upon the commencement of study in the SR 35 €

one-time stipend upon the completion of study in the SR 100 €

Scholarship holders also enjoy discounts provided to students in the SR by the relevant sector of the Ministry of Education, Science, Research and Sport of the SR.

- for language and preparatory studies for all levels of university study:

monthly scholarship 280 €

one-time stipend upon the commencement of study in the SR 35 €


The amount of the monthly scholarship may be adjusted in the event of a distinctive change in living standards in Slovakia between.



Overview of fees in the course of study in the SR:

- dormitory accommodation 46 - 79 €/month

- meals (7.00 €/day) 210 €/ month

Upon the commencement of studies, the following expenses must be covered:

  • medical examination: Europe/Africa, Asia 183 €/264 €

  • interview related to entrance application procedure 24 - 70 €

A similar situation applies upon the scholarship holder’s completion of studies due to increased costs related to

  • completion of degree work approx. 33 €

  • dissertation approx. 50 €

  • translation and authentication of diploma approx. 33 €